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Lindsy Mason Hired as English Instructor at LSC

Lindsy Mason has been hired as a full-time English instructor at Lake Superior College. Mason earned a master’s in fine arts degree in creative writing from Minnesota State University, Mankato, and a bachelor of science degree in English and speech communication from University of Wisconsin-Superior. Since 2014, she has taught English classes at Minnesota State…

Katherine Stolp Hired as Perkins Grant Coordinator at LSC

Katherine Stolp has been hired for the position of the Carl D. Perkins grant coordinator at Lake Superior College. Carl D. Perkins federal funding provides for the improvement of secondary and postsecondary career and technical education programs. The position had previously been filled by longtime coordinator Jim Schwarzbauer, who retired from LSC this summer. Stolp…

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…

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…

Dr. Marsha S. Lue Named TRIO Student Support Services Advisor at LSC

Dr. Marsha S. Lue has been hired as a TRIO Student Support Services advisor at Lake Superior College. Her responsibilities will include: academic, career, and transfer advisement; financial aid and financial literacy advisement; new TRIO SSS student recruitment; knowledge development of federal, state, and institutional policies and organizing cultural, and educational activities and workshops for…

Robert Zbikowski hired as physics faculty at LSC

Robert Zbikowski has been hired as a full-time physics instructor at Lake Superior College, starting this fall semester. Zbikowski has a master’s degree in educational administration from University of Minnesota, along with graduate credits in physics from University of Minnesota and University of Wisconsin-River Falls, and also in mathematics from St. Cloud State University and…

Lake Superior College President Pat Johns Announces Retirement

Lake Superior College President Dr. Patrick Johns has announced that this academic year will be his last as the leader of Duluth’s growing community and technical college. After 42 years in the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities system, he will retire effective June 30, 2019. Johns began his career in 1977 at Mesabi Community College,…

Tyler Scouton Named ITS II – Network Administrator at Lake Superior College

Tyler Scouton has been hired as an ITS II – Network Administrator for Lake Superior College’s Technology division. He will configure and maintain connectivity of network systems to ensure secure and stable operation for the College. In addition, Scouton will focus on campus telecommunications capabilities and performance. Scouton brings nearly 17 years of experience in the…