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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…

Tim Brandon Named LSC Auto Body Technology Instructor

Tim Brandon has been hired as unlimited full time (UFT) faculty to teach in Lake Superior College’s Auto Body Technology program. He will be responsible for moving the curriculum to I-CAR (Inter-Industry Conference on Auto Collision Repair) certification, recruiting new students and building industry/community partnerships. At an early age, Brandon began working in the family-owned…

LSC to host 15th annual Robot Wars on April 26

Brains. Brawn. Unforgettable names like Wreck-n-Wheel, Wedgy and Iron Butterfly. Squeeze ’em all together and you have one heck of a robot smack down! Lake Superior College’s 15th annual Robot Wars competition will slam into LSC’s Duluth Downtown Center, 120 N. Second Avenue West, on Thursday, April 26 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., where…

LSC’s Business Professionals of America Students Excel at State Leadership Conference

Business Professionals of America (BPA) students at Lake Superior College earned 76 awards at the Business Professionals of America State Leadership Conference held recently in Moorhead, Minnesota. The awards included seven First Place Awards in Database Applications, College Accounting, Interview Skills, ICD-10-CMDiagnostic Coding, SQL Database Concepts, Visual Basic/C# Programming and Fundamentals of Web Design. The…