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Next FVCC Book Club to Discuss “Illywhacker”

The Flathead Valley Community College Book Club will meet September 25 to discuss the novel “Illywhacker” by Peter Carey.   Open to the public, the group meets monthly to discuss selected novels.  The only cost involved is the purchase of …

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Register Now for Startup Weekend Glacier Country

Pre-party scheduled for September 5 at Kalispell Brewing Company The Flathead Valley’s first Startup Weekend is scheduled for September 19 through 21 at Flathead Valley Community College. Registration is now open for entrepreneurial individuals who are interested in launching a …

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FVCC Introduces Costa Rica Field Botany Program

College to Host Informational Sessions September 10 and 23 Flathead Valley Community College is launching a new study abroad field botany program in Costa Rica scheduled for January 5-17, 2015.  Students who participate in the 13-day learning adventure will earn …

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U.S. Air Force Thunderbird to Speak at FVCC

Flathead Valley Community College students and members of the community will have the opportunity to hear from Kalispell native, former FVCC student and member of the U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds Major Jason Curtis at a public presentation he will deliver …

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FVCC Announces Fall 2014 Whitefish Credit Union Community Pride Scholarship Recipients

Six Flathead Valley Community College students have been named fall 2014 recipients of the Community Pride Scholarship sponsored by the Whitefish Credit Union. The students will receive scholarships totaling $2,400 for the fall 2014 semester at FVCC. From Kalispell – Kat …

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FVCC Offers Jazz Courses

Flathead Valley Community College is recruiting musicians of all levels for its Jazz Ensemble course this fall.   Instructed by Sky Thoreson, the one-credit course is open to anyone with a musical background who knows how to read music. The …

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FVCC Rolls Out First Online Manufacturing Programs

Starting this fall, Northwest Montana residents can earn an online Certificate of Technical Science in three different advanced manufacturing programs. The one-semester programs include electronics technician, machinist technician and industrial maintenance.   “This marks the evolution of manufacturing education at …

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FVCC Hosts Red, White and Blue Run

Flathead Valley Community College invites the college community to participate in a Red, White and Blue Run to honor September 11 National Day of Service and Remembrance. The non-timed 3K fun run/walk will take place September 5 at 4 p.m. …

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FVCC Students Host Supply Drive for Humane Society

Flathead Valley Community College Summer Experience students are hosting a Toys n’ Treats for Pets supply drive to benefit the Humane Society of Northwest Montana.   Those interested in donating can drop off new and unused dog toys, beef rawhide …

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FVCC Adopts National Credentialing into Machining Programs

Beginning this fall, Flathead Valley Community College machining students will have the opportunity to earn nationally-recognized National Institute for Metalworking Skills (NIMS) credentials. NIMS credentials are used by metalworking companies as standards for recruitment, hiring, job placement and promotion. Students …

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