Academics

Jessica Bortolus Named TRIO Student Support Services Advisor

Jessica Bortolus has been hired as a TRIO Student Support Services advisor at Lake Superior College. Her responsibilities will include: academic/career/transfer advisement, financial aid/financial literacy advisement, new TRIO SSS student recruitment, knowledge development of federal, state, and institutional policies, and organizing cultural/education activities/workshops for TRIO SSS students. Through her prior experience as an Educational Technology…

Wendy Graves Receives National Outstanding eLearning Faculty Recognition

Lake Superior College math instructor Wendy Graves was recently honored at a national recognition luncheon at the ITC eLearning Conference in Tucson, AZ. Graves was nominated by her peers as an exemplary member of his or her community in the Instructional Technology Council’s (ITC) 2017 Outstanding eLearning Faculty category. According to LSC’s Dean of Liberal…

March 16 LSC Aviation Career Night

  Learn about aviation career training options first-hand from professionals in the pilot and aviation maintenance technology programs at Lake Superior College’s Aviation Career Night on March 16. The free event will be held from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. at LSC’s Center for Advanced Aviation, Hangar 103, 4960 Airport Road, Duluth. Online reservations are…

Leonard Johnson Hired as Customized Training Representative

Lake Superior College has hired Leonard Johnson as a Customized Training Representative for LSC’s Workforce Development division. He will be responsible for developing and maintaining relationships with partner companies who require training coursework across a wide range of topics within industrial technology, workplace safety and manufacturing.  His focus will be to ensure organizations succeed and…

LSC to Host Integrated Manufacturing Career Night on February 28

Seeking a well-paying and challenging job? Strong workforce demand continues in the Twin Ports for machinists, welders and engineering CAD designers. The manufacturing industry seeks to hire employees trained with current technical skills to fill numerous well-paying trade positions in the Arrowhead region and beyond. Learn more about training options in these trades at Lake…

Bill McMahan Named Aviation Maintenance Technology Instructor

Lake Superior College has hired Bill McMahan as an unlimited full-time Aviation Maintenance Technology (AMT) program instructor in the Business and Industry Division. McMahan has worked as an adjunct instructor in the Aviation Maintenance Technology (AMT) program for LSC since August 2016. Prior to LSC, McMahan worked as an Airframe and Powerplant (A&P) Lead Mechanic/Materials…

LSC Foundation to Award over $100,000 in Student Scholarships

The Lake Superior College Foundation will award over $100,000 in student scholarships this spring, the most LSC Foundation has awarded in scholarships in recent history. The annual scholarship application window opens this Friday, February 9, and will remain open until March 1. Current and prospective LSC students are encouraged to apply by visiting www.lsc.edu/foundation. There…

Lake Superior College and Local Dentists to Provide Free Dental Care to Children on “Give Kids a Smile” Day Friday, February 2

Lake Superior College’s Dental Hygiene Clinic is teaming up with dental professionals in the surrounding community, including eight volunteer dentists, to provide free dental care for children on “Give Kids a Smile Day”, February 2.  “Healthy teeth are vital to overall health and even a key to success in school,” said Cindy Upton, LSC dental…

Lake Superior College Ranked Among the Nation’s Top 25 Best Online Associate Degrees in Cybersecurity

BestCollegeReviews.org has published its annual ranking of the Top 25 Best Online Associate’s Degree Programs for 2018. Lake Superior College has been ranked among the nation’s Top 25 Best Online Associate Degrees in Cybersecurity. The rankings were based on cost (less than $20,000), customization options, and other factors. Lake Superior College has also received a…