Lansing Community College to Host Candidate Forum

LANSING, Mich. - LCC Honors Program in partnership with the Lansing State Journal will host a Candidate Forum 4:00 -7:00 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 17 in the Michigan Room of the Gannon Building, 411 North Grand Avenue, Lansing.

Area candidates vying for seats on the Ingham County Commission, state house, state senate and LCC Board of Trustees are slated to participate. The candidates will be available to meet and greet the public and answer questions from a panel comprised of LCC political science faculty and members of the editorial staff of the Lansing State Journal.

This event is designed to provide voters in the Greater Lansing area with the information needed to make informed decisions when casting their ballots in the upcoming Nov. 6 election.

The forum is free and open to the public.

LCC's Honors Program offers enriched courses, special advising services, community service options, and other enhanced learning opportunities for students who have demonstrated outstanding academic achievement.

About Lansing Community College

Lansing Community College, founded in 1957, is the fifth-largest community college in Michigan, serving more than 25,000 students across a six-county area each year. LCC offers courses in general education for those interested in transferring to a four-year institution, career and workforce development, developmental education and personal enrichment. To meet the professional development and training needs of regional employees, the college offers customized programs for credit, non-credit and continuing education. The University Center at LCC offers students the opportunity to earn bachelor's and master's degrees from five partner universities on the downtown LCC campus. For more information, visit lcc.edu.