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LSC Radiologic Tech Club Teams Up with Texas Roadhouse for Student Fundraiser

Students in Lake Superior College’s Radiologic Technology Club will greet customers at Duluth’s Texas Roadhouse, 902 Mall Dr., on Sunday, Dec. 9 from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. to raise money to attend the Minnesota Society of Radiologic Technologists state conference and compete in MSRT State Knowledge Bowl. Texas Roadhouse will donate 10% of participating…

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…

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…