News Releases

Lake Superior College’s VP of Administration Al Finlayson Recognized for Outstanding Work at the Minnesota State 2018 CFO Annual Conference

ST. PAUL, Minn. – Al Finlayson, Vice-President of Administration at Lake Superior College, was recognized for his outstanding work at the 2018 CFO Annual Conference held this morning, Friday, December 7, at the Minnesota State system office in St. Paul. Vice-President Finlayson received a Next Gen All-Star Award. NEXT GEN ALL-STARS AWARD This award, presented…

Student-Made Robots Put to Test at Lake Superior College

Robots designed and built by seven Integrated Manufacturing student teams will be put to the competitive task today, Wednesday, Dec. 5, at 1 p.m. 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 students as well as demonstrating different…

Suzy Cervin Hired as Library Technician for LSC

Suzy Cervin has been hired as a library technician for Lake Superior College’s Erickson Library.  She will be responsible for coordination of circulation services and interlibrary loan services; organization of small special collections; assistance with library outreach and promotion and assistance in oversight of student workers. Cervin holds a master’s degree in library and information science…

LSC’s Hanna Erpestad Recognized with Minnesota State Outstanding Academic and Student Affairs Administrator Award

Lake Superior College Interim Dean of Business and Industry Hanna Erpestad has been recognized with a Minnesota State Outstanding Academic and Student Affairs Administrator Award. She recently received the notable state-level award at the Minnesota State Academic and Student Affairs Awards ceremony. Erpestad was raised in East Africa, England, and Finland by Finnish parents who…

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…