News Releases

LSC Economic Contribution Estimated at about $200 million

Minnesota State, the system of 30 state colleges and seven state universities, released the results of a study that estimates the contribution of Lake Superior College to the regional economy to be about $195.9M and 1,843 jobs. “Our top priority at Lake Superior College is the success of our students, but we also pride ourselves…

LSC Offers New Class to Help Small Businesses with Accounting Theft and Fraud

Employee theft is big business. According to the U.S. Department of Commerce, employee dishonesty costs American business in excess of $50 billion annually. The most common types of employee theft, as reported by the National Federation of Independent Business (NFIB), are: larceny/embezzlement; skimming; fraudulent disbursements and stealing business opportunities. To help small businesses deal with…

Explore Career Options at LSC’s Business and Industry Career Night on Nov. 8

Business and industry jobs in the Arrowhead region continue to offer strong employment opportunities for those workers whose job skills, experience and training are up-to-date, whether it’s in aviation, manufacturing, business administration, auto body, carpentry, or commercial wiring. Visit Lake Superior College’s main campus for a free Business and Industry Career Night on Thursday, November…

LSC’s Dental Hygiene Clinic Offers Affordable Teeth Cleaning

Members of the community are invited to take advantage of the low-cost services provided at the Lake Superior College Dental Hygiene Clinic. The Lake Superior College Dental Hygiene Clinic is open to the public by appointment all academic year (September – May). Appointments are made on a first requested, first served basis. Appointment hours vary…

Brandon Peterson Hired as Health and Safety Officer at LSC

Brandon Peterson has been hired as the health and safety officer for Lake Superior College. Peterson will be responsible for developing and updating the college emergency response and crisis management plan, as well as coordinating emergency training. He will also develop a safety and hazardous waste program at the college and update a plan which meets…

LSC to host Healthcare Career Night on October 23

Healthcare is one of the largest employers in the Duluth-Superior region with many rewarding healthcare careers available ranging from direct caregivers to technicians to support staff and much more. Lake Superior College offers more than sixteen career paths in allied health and nursing. Its nationally accredited programs include surgical technology, practical nursing, professional nursing A.S.,…

Apply for free at LSC during October

Lake Superior College is waiving the usual $20 application fee for the entire month of October in honor of College Knowledge Month. It’s part of a statewide initiative to encourage students to explore higher education options available through the Minnesota State system. Lake Superior College has been ranked among the twenty best community colleges in…

Catherine Lassila Named Nursing Assistant Instructor at LSC

Catherine Lassila has been hired as a Nursing Assistant instructor at Lake Superior College. LSC offers a nursing assistant certificate to prepare students for entry into the field of nursing assistants/home health aides (NA /HHA). Approximately 300 students graduated from LSC nursing assistant training in last year. Many of those students continued on to study advanced nursing…