Academics

Tim Brandon Named LSC Auto Body Technology Instructor

Tim Brandon has been hired as unlimited full time (UFT) faculty to teach in Lake Superior College’s Auto Body Technology program. He will be responsible for moving the curriculum to I-CAR (Inter-Industry Conference on Auto Collision Repair) certification, recruiting new students and building industry/community partnerships. At an early age, Brandon began working in the family-owned…

LSC to Host the Dennis Godfrey Memorial Car Show on May 5

The annual Dennis Godfrey Memorial Car Show will be held this Saturday, May 5, in the lower west parking lot of Lake Superior College’s main campus, 2101 Trinity Road. Celebrated in memoriam to the late Lake Superior College auto instructor Dennis Godfrey, the free car show is open to the public and runs between 11…

LSC Nursing Programs Granted National Re-Accreditation

Lake Superior College has received formal notification from the  Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN) that LSC’s Practical Nursing and Professional Nursing A.S. degree programs have been granted re-accreditation through 2025. Approximately 150 students graduate from LSC’s nursing programs every year. LSC’s AS nursing programs were initially accredited in 2012 with the practical nursing…

LSC to host 15th annual Robot Wars on April 26

Brains. Brawn. Unforgettable names like Wreck-n-Wheel, Wedgy and Iron Butterfly. Squeeze ’em all together and you have one heck of a robot smack down! Lake Superior College’s 15th annual Robot Wars competition will slam into LSC’s Duluth Downtown Center, 120 N. Second Avenue West, on Thursday, April 26 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., where…

LSC’s Cyber Defense Team Wins Second in State Challenge; Named Best Hacker Defense Team in Midwest Collegiate Wildcard Competition

The Lake Superior College Cyber Defense team placed second in the Minnesota Collegiate Cyber Defense Competition which included eight Minnesota colleges and university teams. The LSC team moved on to compete regionally, earning the ranking of top defensive team by professional hackers who rated LSC as the team best able to defend themselves. For the…

Will Beecroft Named Full-Time Aviation Maintenance Technology Instructor

Lake Superior College has named Will Beecroft as an unlimited full time (UFT) faculty to the Business and Industry Division. Beecroft has worked as an adjunct instructor in the Aviation Maintenance Technology (AMT) program for LSC since July 2015.   Prior to LSC, Beecroft worked as an Airframe and Powerplant (A&P) mechanic/designated inspector for AAR in…

Online Accounting Degree Nationally Ranked in the Top 50 Best Programs

Lake Superior College’s associate in accounting online degree was named as one of the top 50 best online accounting degree programs in a recent national ranking by the Masters of Finance website. Lake Superior College, which ranked 37th in the nation, was recognized in part for offering an AAS degree accounting program that includes coursework…