The Center for Leadership and Workforce Development (CLWD) at Lehigh Carbon Community College acts as a point-of-contact for businesses and industries in the Lehigh Valley as well as Schuylkill and Carbon counties, for their workforce development needs.
When Quanita Hailey arrived at a crossroads in her life, a combination of Lehigh Carbon Community College (LCCC) and her father’s inspiration led her down a fulfilling pathway.
LCCC bid a fond farewell to English professor Joanne Gerken, who recently retired after a 50-year teaching career – 46 of them at the college.
In 2016-17, the theme of diversity will take center stage as an institutional and presidential focus. The priority is to increase diversity on campus, both in terms of student demographics and employee hiring and opportunities.
Students looking to “take flight” in a new career can literally do so with LCCC’s revamped Professional Pilot A.A.S. Program. Although the college has had an aviation program for a number of years, there have been some big changes to the curriculum, including partnerships with major airlines, which mean even more rewarding career opportunities for students.