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Paula Castleman Named Interim ERTC Director

Paula Castleman has accepted the position of Interim Director of the Lake Superior College Emergency Response Training Center. She is filling the position vacated by the retirement of former ERTC director David Sarazin. Castleman began her career at LSC in 1994 as a college lab assistant, then a a wildland firefighting instructor. She also serves…

Trustees Approve 2010-2011 Tuition and Fees

The Minnesota State Colleges and Universities Board of Trustees approved a budget that holds average annual tuition and fee increases to $205 for undergraduate students at the state colleges and $301 at the state universities beginning this fall. This means students at the 25 state community and technical colleges will pay an average of $4,902,…

LSC Student Named President of MN College Student Association

The Minnesota State College Student Association (MSCSA) announced that Travis Johnson will be president of MSCSA for the 2010-11 academic year. Johnson is a business administration student at Lake Superior College and a Duluth resident who served as MSCSA vice president during the 2009-10 year. He was elected at the MSCSA Spring General Assembly by…

LSC to Host Choir Concert May 4, Strings Concert May 6

Next week, beautiful sounds  are expected to flow from Lake Superior College. The LSC Choir /  Student Ensemble, led by instructor Patricia Dorn, will perform on Tuesday,  May 4th at 7 p.m. The program will feature classical, folk, and musical  theater selections including “Down to the River to Pray” and “Seasons of  Love.” The LSC…

Patrick Johns Named President of Lake Superior College

Dr. Patrick Johns, who currently serves as president of Anoka-Ramsey Community College, has been appointed president of Lake Superior College in Duluth by the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities Board of Trustees. According to the system’s Chancellor, James H. McCormick, “Pat Johns has strong ties to Duluth, and he is an outstanding leader. I fully…

Student Designed Robots Battle at Miller Hill Mall

They have names like “The Big Cheese,” “Blade” and “Team Ramrod.” They’re combat robots designed to fight each other in competition, and they’ll be doing battle at the Miller Hill Mall in Duluth on May 4. Lake Superior College is hosting the fourth annual Northeast Robotics “Battle of the Bots” competition on Tuesday, May 4,…

Patrick Johns recommended for presidency of Lake Superior College

Minnesota State Colleges and Universities Chancellor James H. McCormick said today he will recommend that the Board of Trustees appoint Patrick Johns as president of Lake Superior College in Duluth. Johns has been president of Anoka-Ramsey Community College in Coon Rapids since 1991. Previously, he served as interim president, executive dean and acting financial aid…

President-elect of Lake Superior College to Greet Campus and Community

The President-elect of Lake Superior College will be named by the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities Board of Trustees at their April meeting on Wednesday, April 21.  Following the announcement, the new college leader will be introduced to the campus and community at an evening reception.  The event will be held in the Commons on…

Lake Superior College Hosts Professional Pilot Open House

(Duluth, Minn.) — Lake Superior College’s Center for Advanced Aviation will host an open house for its professional pilot program Saturday, April 17 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. The event will take place at LSC’s Flight School located near the Duluth International Airport.  Tours, refreshments and demonstrations will be offered. LSC’s professional pilot program…