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April 2017 Laker E-ffect

LSSU's R.W. Considine Hall was officially dedicated on April 21, 2017

The entire campus is gearing up for Commencement 2017 , which will be celebrated Saturday, April 29 with ceremonies beginning at 11 am in the Taffy Abel Arena. 12 Golden Grads will attend Commencement this year, and  will lead the processional of LSSU graduates. Want to watch Commencement but can't make the trip to campus? LIVESTREAM it on LSSU's home page for FREE on Commencement morning! For details on Commencement practice, order of march, press releases, photography or to find out who is on the master list, visit the Commencement website  . 

New scholarship available to benefit Canadian criminal justice students

Alumni News  
Get tickets for only $29 when the Tigers take on the Chicago White Sox Saturday, June 3 at Comerica Park. Game time is at 4:10 pm. Join your fellow Lakers at a pre-game gathering near Comerica starting at 2:00 pm. Premium members of the Alumni Association can get a hot dog, chips and pop package absolutely free - $6 for non-members. Buy tickets now!

LSSU Business Professor, Dr. Ralf Wilhelms
book - Strategic Management: For Managers and Entrepreneurs reaches No. 3 spot at Kindle Store.  

LSSU Business Students win 2nd place at Northern Ontario Business Case Competition 2017

LSSU Student biologists present senior research results 

Alumni Success
Kristin (Bullock) Dunbar '92 named GLIAC Commissioner  

Allison Rose '09 cardiac nurse and curler for Traverse City Curling Club saved a man's life at Centre Ice Arena in Traverse City

2017 alumnus, Clay Winowiecki has published over 100 articles

Sherri (Lindquist) Viau '91 was named staff accountant at Bay College in Escanaba. 

May 20 - Zoo-De-Mack bicycle ride, 8 am, Harbor Springs to Mackinac City

June 1 - Lake State After Hours, 4:30 pm, 1668 Winery & Lockside Brewery


   June 3
- Detroit Tigers vs. White Sox, 4 pm, Comerica Park, Detroit, MI


June 24
- International Bridge Bike/Walk, Bike-8:30 am, Walk-9:30 am, Norris

July 6
- Lake State After Hours, 4:30 pm, 1668 Winery & Lockside Brewery

July 8 -
Lakers float in the Cherry Royale Parade, 11 am, Traverse City, MI

July 14
- Soo Blueliner Golf Outing, Sault Country Club

July 28-29
- Lake State Classic, Fortress Golf Course, Frankenmuth, MI


October 13-14
- Great Lake State Weekend, All Weekend, LSSU

See photos from past events   
Wrapping it up

Have you checked out the three amazing trips to Iceland, Ireland and the Canadian Rockies? Your LSSU Alumni Association has partnered with Collette Travel to offer these fantastic trips to you. For more information, contact
Sabrina Muller at
or call 800.852.5655 ext. 3491. 
Visit the LSSU Alumni Association online for information about alumni events and programs , and to join the Alumni Association.

For the Blue & Gold,

Director of Alumni Relations