February 5, 2020
Historic Day as LSC and SMSU announce new partnership, will offer three bachelor's degrees on LSC's campus starting this fall.
Lake Superior College President Patricia Rogers and Southwest Minnesota State University President Kumara Jayasuriya announced a new transfer agreement between the two Minnesota State schools which will include bachelor's degrees in psychology, marketing and agriculture being offered on LSC's campus beginning this fall semester.

Check out the outstanding media coverage of the agreement on CBS3, KBJR, FOX21, HowieBlog, Duluth News Tribune and WDIO.
Lake Superior College Foundation to Award Over $100,000 in Student Scholarships This Spring
The Lake Superior College Foundation will award over $100,000 in student scholarships this spring. The awards will then be applied to students’ accounts in Fall Semester 2020.

The annual LSC Foundation scholarship application window will open on Monday, February 10, and will remain open until Friday, February 28. All returning and prospective LSC students are encouraged to apply by visiting www.lsc.edu/foundation. Once applicants begin the online application process, the system automatically informs applicants which scholarships they may be eligible to receive.

LSC Foundation scholarships are available to both current (returning) and incoming students in good standing, and will be awarded to students enrolled at LSC in Fall Semester 2020.

Several program-specific scholarships as well as dozens of general scholarships are open to all returning and new students. Scholarship amounts range from $500 to $2,500. Any student who plans on attending classes at LSC in the fall of 2020 is eligible to apply, although some scholarships do have specific requirements based on conditions established by the funders of the scholarship. Several new scholarships will be offered this year, including in firefighting, healthcare, integrated manufacturing and liberal arts.
In addition to the traditional scholarships for returning and incoming students, Lake Superior College Foundation is once again offering several scholarships for $2,000 each specifically for graduating high school seniors in the greater Twin Ports region who plan to attend Lake Superior College in the fall.

Anyone with any questions about the scholarships process are encouraged to contact the LSC Foundation directly at foundation@lsc.edu or call (218) 733-7707.
Lake Superior College Media Coverage

  • LSC faculty member Kelly Florence, co-author of "The Science of Women in Horror" book, in Horror World.

Upcoming Events and
Campus Updates

  • LSC dental hygiene faculty and students will team up with area dentists for the February 7 Give Kids a Smile Day at LSC's Dental Hygiene Clinic to provide free dental care for children whose families can't afford it. For an appointment, call (218) 733-5939.

  • Student Success Day coming up on February 11 with career, personal growth, financial, academic and leadership sessions, a motivational speaker, and networking opportunities.

  • Healthcare Career Night on Wednesday, February 12 from 4:30 to 7 p.m. offers tours, healthcare simulations, and information on admissions, financial aid and academic support.

  • A free Cyber Day workshop for students in grades 6-12 will be held on Friday, February 28 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. with a pizza lunch included. Register online or contact Vickie McLain, (218) 733-7763 or Paul Fye, (218) 733-7666 for more information.
Information Regarding Precinct Caucuses on February 25

Minnesota State colleges and universities are prohibited from scheduling any event, including classes, which will take place after 6:00 p.m. on the day of a major political party precinct caucus unless approved by the Board of Trustees.
Any class that is scheduled to begin before 6:00 p.m. that is regularly scheduled to run past the 6:00 p.m. hour, must conclude no later than 6:00 p.m. on February 25, 2020. See the Minnesota State website for complete details .

*Primary day and election day are exempt from this as polls are open from 7:00 a.m. until 8:00 p.m.; classes continue per usual as there is time regardless of class schedule to vote.

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