Crew Volunteers Needed for Dragon Boat

The Lake Superior Dragon Boat Festival is an annual fundraising event organized by the Superior Rotary Club and Duluth’s Harbortown Rotary Club. The race is held in the Superior Bay off Barkers Island in Superior, Wisconsin and includes a traditional dragon boat race as well as a host of other exciting and entertaining festivities. The…

Radiologic Technology Program Announces Graduate Awards

Congratulations to the Radiologic Technology Class of 2006. Twenty-one graduates were honored recently at an informal ceremony at LSC. These graduates have received an Associate of Applied Science degree in Radiologic Technology and are now eligible to take a national board certification exam from the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists. Brittany Lauby of Eagan, MN…

The Challenge of the Road Home

Army National Guard officers Lieutenant Commander Rick Gerdes (right) and Chaplain Major John Morris (center) spoke to LSC staff and faculty about the emotional, physical and spiritual challenges of leaving and returning home after being deployed, trained and serving in Iraq as citizen-soldiers. The presentation was part of a state-wide education initiative to help communities…

HOT Campers at LSC

The second day of a three-day Health Occupations Today (HOT) camp, was held July 25 at the LSC campus where a group of 8th to 10th graders learned about allied health careers and computers in healthcare with hands-on exercises. The camp was organized by a consortium of area health care providers, educators, and related service…

Remember to Tighten the Lid!

Proctor eighth graders Kateisha Miller (left) and Samantha Nelson (right) delve into the nitty-gritty of medical laboratory work during the Health Careers camp held mid-July at LSC.

Joan Thoren New Foundation/Grants Assistant

Joan Thoren has been hired as an administrative assistant for the Lake Superior College Foundation and to support general college grant-writing activities. Thoren previously served as an assistant in the Crow Wing County Planning and Zoning Department where she worked on land use enforcement issues. Prior to that job, Thoren taught for 15 years at…