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Robots Put to the Task in LSC Team Competition

Robots designed and built by four LSC Integrated Manufacturing student teams will be put to the competitive task on Wednesday, Dec. 7 at 1 p.m. in the robot cage at LSC’s Downtown Center, 120 N. Second Avenue West, Duluth. The event is free and open to the public. “The event showcases original robot design by…

Emergency Response Training Center Receives Gold Cross Ambulance Donation

  Lake Superior College’s Emergency Response Training Center (ERTC) recently received a donation of a Gold Cross ambulance from Gold Cross/Mayo.  “This generous donation will allow us to train our EMT and fire medic students with hands-on transport of mock patients,” said ERTC Director Paula Castleman. “The addition of this rig to our fleet will…

Potters Needed for Dec.2-3 Throwathon

Throw a bowl, feed a hungry human. Students with Lake Superior College’s Art Club and area artists will use their creativity to fight hunger throughout the region during an upcoming Throw-a-thon Dec. 2-3. This fund-raising activity will support Duluth’s “Empty Bowl” project, an annual event to raise money for Second Harvest Northern Lakes Food Bank.…

Public Welcome at Community Clinics for Physical Therapy at Lake Superior College and Physical and Occupational Therapy at the College of St. Scholastica’s maurices Community Clinic

Lake Superior College and The College of St. Scholastica are offering free physical and occupational therapy services to eligible area residents. The public is welcome at LSC’s community clinic for Physical Therapy and for Physical and Occupational Therapy at the maurices Community Clinic at St. Scholastica. The clinics provide services to residents of the region…

LSC Foundation Raises $31,000 for Scholarships at Golf Event

The Lake Superior College Foundation’s 15th annual golf outing on Sept.12 raised more than $31,000 for student scholarships. Held at the Ridgeview Country Club in Duluth, the event featured a golf scramble with 25 teams and approximately 100 players. HMI was the title sponsor.

Free Summer Camps in Aviation, Fire-fighting, and Robotics Offered At LSC

  Lake Superior College is offering a series of free summer camps for high school-aged students. Women in Aviation Camp –A summer camp for young women ages 15-19 who are interested in learning more about aviation and aerospace careers. Students will the have a chance to operate a flight simulator and experience a “Discovery” flight in…

Free GenCyber Camps for High School Students and Teachers

Lake Superior College will again host a free GenCyber and Advanced GenCyber summer camps June 13 – 17 from 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. for 12-18 year old students and 7th through 12th grade teachers. The National Security Agency and the National Science Foundation have funded the GenCyber camps. LSC was one of 29 universities and…

LSC’s May 16 Commencement at the DECC

Lake Superior College will recognize this year’s graduating class at commencement exercises at the Duluth Entertainment and Convention Center (DECC) on Monday, May 16. More than 850 degrees, diplomas, and certificates will be awarded to the class of 2016. Graduation is scheduled to begin at 3 p.m. in the DECC Symphony Hall. A reception will be…

LSC Partners with Y to Offer Camps During August

The YMCA of Duluth has agreed to hold camps for school-aged children for the first two weeks of LSC’s fall semester from Aug. 22-Sept 2.  According to Melissa Leno,  LSC’s director of admissions, “This is a tough time of the year to find day care as many of the camps are done for the summer.…

Annual Plant Sale Coming Up!

According to our resident expert gardener/biology faculty member Theresa Hornstein, it’s time for the LSC annual plant sale. New plants this year will be a  tall native cone flower, wild roses, and a collection of rain garden perennials – calamus root, blue flag, ferns, and marsh marigolds. Plants will be available for sale May 10 to…