New Faces Around Campus

Rob Waksdahl has joined the business staff as director of business services. He was previously the bursar/credit manager at the University of Wisconsin-Superior for six years. Suzanne Olsen has joined the business staff as an accountant. She was previously the finance director for the Domestic Abuse Intervention Project for six years. Bruce Wolfe has joined…

Training to Help Returning Military

During the Afghanistan and Iraqi conflicts, approximately 15,000 Minnesota personnel from the active duty military, reserve military and the Army and Air National Guard have been called to serve their country. This is the largest single deployment of Guard personnel called to active duty since World War II. Training to understand and help these military…

Barry Dahl Receives National Innovation Award

The League for Innovation in the Community College has announced its “Innovations of the Year”? for 2006 and a Lake Superior College Virtual Campus project is among the winners. The League recognized Lake Superior College for developing outstanding online learning opportunities that tie together distance education with distance athletic events. In each of the three…

Art Instructor’s Work at MnSCU

Works by LSC art instructor Ji Ye(shown at left with student) have been selected for display at the Office of the Chancellor of the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities system. His watercolors will be on display for one year as part of a program to highlight faculty work. A profile and samples of his work…

Building Construction Completes Houses

Building Construction instructors John Calcaterra, (l) and Tim White (center) stand with student Greg Martinson (r) in front of one of two 1,300 square- foot houses recently completed in the Lincoln Park neighborhood of Duluth. “The students started working on these houses after Labor Day,” said White. “They really get their hands dirty and have…