From Counting Beans to Medical Scenes, Nick Curro’s Path to Emergency Medicine

Nick Curro’s remarkable journey from number crunching to future lifesaver in the world of emergency medicine is an inspiring tale of reinvention and the pursuit of a more meaningful career. Nick’s days initially revolved around numbers and spreadsheets as an accountant, but after five years of corporate life, he couldn’t ignore the yearning for something […]

Lakes Region Community College Hosts Toyota-T-TEN National Instructors Conference

Lakes Region Community College (LRCC) hosted the 2023 Toyota-T-TEN National Instructors Conference, a significant event in the automotive education world. Traditionally held at the Toyota Headquarters in Texas, this year, LRCC had the honor of being the host, attracting nearly 100 Toyota T-TEN instructors from technical schools and colleges across the country “The Toyota-T-TEN National […]

Gateway to College: Building Bridges to Success through Academics, Community, and Resilience!

Lakes Region Community College’s second annual Gateway to College program was a resounding success, bringing together incoming first-year students for a transformative week of learning and fun. During the week-long residential program, students lived in LRCC apartments and engaged in accelerated English and Math courses, along with a College Essentials class. The goal of Gateway […]

411 on the 911: LRCC Unveils Game-Changing Tuition Offer for Future Paramedics

LRCC is offering a new opportunity in paramedic education, supported through a Congressionally Funded Community Projects program. The new Paramedic Emergency Medicine Initiative (PEMI) at LRCC will cover approximately $8,000 per student for the one-year Paramedic certificate program, leaving only $4,700 in remaining fees for the student to manage, including potentially through other forms of […]

Culinary Star from Lakes Region Triumphs with Flavorful Fourth at SkillsUSA Nationals in Atlanta

Lakes Region Community College (LRCC) is thrilled to announce its second consecutive participation in the SkillsUSA national competition held in Atlanta, GA. The college’s first-year Culinary Arts student, Keller Grissom, has made his community proud with an extraordinary performance, securing an impressive fourth-place finish among twenty-two fierce culinarians from across the nation. Having earned a […]

Lakes Region Community College Culinary Program Shines on Capitol Hill

The Culinary Arts Program at Lakes Region Community College was selected as one of the showcases at the Experience NH Reception hosted by NH State Society in conjunction with Senator Shaheen and the NH congressional delegation this month. This event took place in the Capitol Building in Washington, DC, and highlighted the diverse specialties that […]

New Hampshire Community Colleges Announce 2023-24 Tuition Freeze


For the 5th straight year, the Community College System of New Hampshire (CCSNH) is freezing its tuition rate as part of its continued commitment to provide a high-quality education that is affordable for New Hampshire students and families. The freeze was unanimously approved by the Finance Committee of the CCSNH Board of Trustees, preceding a […]

LRCC Launches Industrial Automation & Robotics Degree Program

Industrial Automation & Robotics Program

Lakes Region Community College is introducing a new Industrial Automation and Robotics degree program starting this fall. This two-year program will prepare students for an exciting and lucrative career in a rapidly expanding technical field and fill workforce needs. Pursuing an Automation and Robotics degree is ideal for those who enjoy a robotics team, find […]

Lakes Region Community College celebrates its 2023 graduates

Lakes Region Community College of Laconia, NH, was happy to host its 2023 Commencement last Saturday, May 13th, at the Bank of New Hampshire Pavilion in Gilford. Friends and family, along with the school’s community of faculty and staff, gathered to celebrate the student’s achievements and hopeful futures.    The two-year College, which offers a […]

NH House of Representatives Public Works Committee Visits LRCC

Lakes Region Community College (LRCC) welcomed the Public Works and Highways Committee of the New Hampshire House of Representatives to its campus earlier this month. This committee is chaired by Representative Mark McConkey of Freedom, NH.  The committee members were given a tour of the campus and met with LRCC’s Interim President Patrick Cate, members […]