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Diversity Fair a Hit

Dancing, drumming, singing, food, workshops and displays were all a part of a popular two-day diversity fair hosted by the Inter-Cultural Club in LSC’s Atrium Dec. 11-12. Pictured left to right: LSC students Yasrein Ahread, Jacqueline Alinda Hbuga from Tanzania and Amarpreet Kaur from India.

Tree of Giving Needs Generous Hearts

Student Support Services students, the Dental Hygiene Club members and the Center for Student Development students are sponsoring a collection of teen gifts (ages 12-18 years old) for the Salvation Army annual gift program. The groups will collect gifts until December 20. To help, take a tag from the Tree of Giving in the Atrium…

Festival of Trees Attracts Crowds

LSC hosted the Junior League’s annual Festival of the Trees on Saturday and Sunday, November 18 and 19. The event is one of the region’s best attended fundraisers. The holiday craft sale attracted more than 3,500 people to campus and raised more than $36,000 for the League’s civic and charitible projects. LSC faculty member Jane…

“Empty Bowl” Throwathon Dec.1-2

LSC will host the “Empty Bowl”? Throwathon, starting on Dec. 1, Friday morning at 9 a.m., running 24 hours through the night to Sat. Dec. 2 at 9 a.m. Artists plan to make hundreds of bowls to be donated to the “Empty Bowl”? fundraiser to be held on April 7, 2007. The completed bowls will…

Give the Gift of Life: Donate Blood

Give the gift of life this holiday season by donating blood. The Bloodmobile will be at Lake Superior College on Tues., December 5 from 8:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. To schedule an appointment, contact Michele Hill at 340-9196 or 723-8080, ext. 3111.

Help for Misbehaving Computers

Does your computer misbehave? Are you ready to throw it out the window? The LSC Computer Club will help you troubleshoot any computer problems you may have. Bring your computer tower or laptop to Student Computer Support Days on Nov. 17 or Dec. 8 from 1- 3:30 p.m. in Room 2442 for free help. Please…

LSC Hosts Health Fair and Great American Smokeout

Students and the public are invited to a free Health Fair and Great American Smokeout event on Thursday, Nov. 16 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Lake Superior College Commons. More than 45 presenters will be available with free services including free chair massages, headache management help, blood pressure checks, cholesterol tests, diabetic…

Lake Superior College Online Sponsors Nordic Spirit Ski Event

Lake Superior College and LSC Online are the title sponsors of this year’s Nordic Spirit Ski Race and Tour. The event will take place on the scenic and challenging Spirit Mountain/Magney-Snively ski trail system on Sunday, January 28, 2006. The Nordic Spirit Ski Race and Tour is conducted by Duluth XC Ski Club. It features…

BPA Students Dish It Out at Chili Cookoff

The Business Professionals of America club ran a chili booth at the United Way’s Chili Cook-off held recently at the DECC. Pictured are: left to right, BPA faculty adviser Barb Struck, Sarah Byers, and BPA President Jennifer McDade.

Student Senate Conducts Election Day Voter Registration Drive

LSC’s Student Senate conducted a voter registration drive in the commons on primary election day, Tuesday, September 12. Forty-two students registered to vote during the 4-hour event. Thanks to Student Senate President Nicole Verdugo, Minnesota State College Student Association (MSCSA) Vice President Jordan Brandt, and MSCSA Representative Maggie Jonas for organizing the session.