More than 33,000 Alumni strong of LSSU, LSSC or the Sault Branch of the Michigan College of Mining and Technology. Keeping you connected with LSSU.
November 2015 Laker E-ffect
  Dear (Contact First Name),

Christmas Idea for your biker
Get an LSSU Cycling Jersey! Be one of the first to order the new design. Bold and bright, this jersey screams Laker pride and will show the world that you are a proud Laker! Order yours before January 1, 2016 to get the early bird discount.

Campus News
Scholarship for Sault - Area Students = more nurses and health care professionals
Superior Children's Book Festival
Sets Attendance Record
Seamless Computer Networking agreement with BMCC
LSSU Photo-Journalism class presents photo round-up
Alumni Success Stories

Gwen Worley '78 - Champion of Workforce Development Award

KP Pelleran '78
received Tribute from State of Michigan

Alumni and faculty team up
with 4-H for international competition 

Student Kudos

Student biologists present senior research projects
Early Childhood Education Students deck the halls at Senior Center
Student engineer-athlete featured in regional TV ad

Event Re-Cap Photos

November 14 - Hockey tailgate & Laker Club Reception,  Lukenda Alumni House
Upcoming Events

December 1 - Believe in Blue Day

December 3 - Lake State After Hours at Captain's Pub & Cooper Gym

December 12 - Hockey tailgate for Fans, 5:30pm, Lukenda Alumni House , LSSU vs. MTU

January 7 - Lake State After Hours 5pm, Casey's Grill & Bar, Soo, Ontario

January 16 - Basketball tailgate for Fans, 12 Noon, Johnny T's Bistro, LSSU vs. Hillsdale

January 16 - Hockey tailgate for Fans, 5:30 pm, Lukenda Alumni House, LSSU vs. Alaska

January 23 - Hockey tailgate for Fans, 5:30PM, Rounder's, LSSU vs. Minn. St-Mankato

January 29 - Laker outing Soo Greyhounds vs. Saginaw Spirit, 7:07 pm, Essar Centre

February 4 - Lake State After Hours 5pm, Free popcorn at Basketball games, Cooper Gym

February 6 - Basketball Alumni Weekend, Laker Basketball vs. Hillsdale

February 13 - Laker Softball Spaghetti Dinner, 5pm, Cooper Gym
                         Laker Hockey vs. Alaska, 7:07 pm

July 22-23
- Lake State Golf Classic  at Treetops Resort in Gaylord, MI.

Save the Date: Great Lake State Weekend October 14-15, 2016

Men's Basketball - Lakers Sweep at Las Vegas D2 Showdown
  Laker Hockey no-shave initiative - vote for your favorite Laker - proceeds going to Ciotti family as former player Chris Ciotti's mother battles cancer.
Sara Awe named All-GLIAC second team
Cross Country - Midwest Regionals Cross Country  
Wrapping it up
Do you know a current LSSU student? Or want to help one in need? Here's your opportunity! Buy a Tuition Raffle ticket in honor of a Lake State student for their chance to win $4,000 toward 2016 tuition costs. Ticket cost: 1 for $6 or 5 for $25. Contact Lindsay Maynard at 906-635-6213 or to purchase.  

Save the date for #GivingTuesday on December 1st! LSSU is joining the movement with their own #BelieveinBlueDay day of giving. The idea behind Giving Tuesday is to support your favorite non-profit and give back after the major shopping days Black Friday and Cyber Monday. The goal is 426 donors so that each gift, no matter the amount, supports the education of 5 students. Sign up as a volunteer by contacting Lindsay Maynard at 906-635-6213 or

Visit the alumni home page for information about upcoming alumni events and programs, to update your information with LSSU or to join the Alumni Association.
Best wishes for a blessed Thanksgiving holiday with beloved family or friends. Most importantly, let's remember the point: be thankful!
For the Blue & Gold,