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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…

Joe Tribbey Named Emergency Response Training Center Director

Joe Tribbey has been named Director of Lake Superior College’s Emergency Response Training Center (ERTC). Tribbey had recently served as interim director of the ERTC. He also has taught in LSC’s fire technology AS and AAS degree programs since 2013, where he provided instruction and advisement for students and for rural fire departments in the…

Aviation Students to Learn Airshow Ground Ops from USAF Thunderbirds

Lake Superior College aviation students, including professional pilots and aviation maintenance technicians, will have the opportunity to meet the USAF Thunderbirds officers and crew and learn about air show demonstration ground operations. The approximately two-hour briefing will take place on Friday, July 6, at 8:30 a.m. at Lake Superior College’s Center for Advanced Aviation, CAA…

Lake Superior College Foundation Adds New Board Members Carl Crawford and Dave Benson, Elects New Board Officers, and Celebrates a Historic Year

The Lake Superior College Foundation has welcomed two new board members: Carl Crawford, City of Duluth Human Rights Officer, and Dave Benson, co-owner and chief financial officer of Epicurean and Loll Designs. They have been elected to serve a three-year term. Carl Crawford was selected by Mayor Emily Larson as Duluth’s Human Rights Officer in…

LSC Students Win 23 National Awards at the BPA Conference

Lake Superior College business and computer students were recently recognized with twenty-three national awards, including three first place awards for Medical Office Procedures, Diagnostic Coding and College Accounting, at the Business Professionals of America (BPA) National Leadership Conference in Dallas. “Our top students did very well competing on a national level,” said BPA chapter advisor/business…

Sherry Sanchez Tibbetts Named LSC Interim Director of Admissions

Sherry Sanchez Tibbetts has been appointed as Lake Superior College’s interim Director of Admissions. In this capacity, she will plan, direct, and evaluate recruitment and admissions initiatives and work closely with the broader community to convey LSC’s distinctive approach to education access and service “I’m very excited to continue to build on the strengths developed…

Melissa Leno Named Registrar at Lake Superior College

Melissa Leno has been named registrar at Lake Superior College. Prior to this role, Leno served in a number of roles within LSC’s Admissions department including the director position for the past fifteen years. In the registrar role, she will be responsible for oversight of LSC’s records department which includes grades and graduation processing, admissions…

LSC Recognized for IT Leadership in Airtame Wireless Classroom Update; First College in Minnesota to Use New Technology

Lake Superior College’s IT team has received an award from the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities system in recognition of their research, planning and implementation of an Airtame wireless air streaming system for teaching and learning on the entire campus, including more than eighty classrooms. Lake Superior College is the first higher education institution in…

Kelli Hallsten-Erickson Named LSC Tutoring and Learning Center Director

Kelli Hallsten-Erickson has been named director of the Tutoring and Learning Center at Lake Superior College. A current faculty member, Hallsten-Erickson has taught English for fifteen years and served as the Center for Faculty Innovation Coordinator for ten years. In her new role, she will be responsible for overseeing the professional and peer (student) tutors…