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Lakeland Link Newsletter: Nov. 28, 2018

Agribusiness student wins national judging competition

Jill McLerie, a second-year agribusiness student, won Grand Aggregate Judge of the Canadian National 4-H and Youth Judging Competition at the Canadian Western Agribition. McLerie received a $2,500 scholarship, a belt buckle and the opportunity to judge at the First Lady Classic.


Lakeland joins fireball network

Western Canada's most advanced fireball network will automate the detection of meteorite falls with state-of-the-art all-sky cameras. The most recent camera installation took place at the Renewable Energy Learning Centre at the Vermilion campus.

Students in the lead

wetland restoration project
Lakeland College agricultural sciences and environmental sciences students are working together to restore the ecological integrity, natural structure and function of two wetlands on college land.

New student-led meditation sessions available

Mindful Mondays
Nathan Grindle, a university transfer student, is sharing his passion for holistic healing with students and members of the community by hosting Mindful Mondays at the Lloydminster campus.

Learning pathway leads to Lakeland

SRT program, CTS program
From his high school's career and technology studies program to Lakeland's street rod technologies program, Brett Johnston is pursuing his passion for auto body restoration.

Lakeland family tradition

Lakeland alumni family
When Edna Kulczycki became a Lakeland College alumna, she also became the fifth member of her family to graduate from the college. This story is one of many featured in the latest Excel magazine. Don't forget to complete the Excel Magazine Readership Survey. The survey closes November 30. Complete the survey for your chance to win one of five Lakeland swag prizes!

Instructor leaps into hall of fame

Angela Minish
Business instructor Angela Minish and her university teammates were inducted to the Saskatoon Hall of Fame for their athletic achievements, including two back-to-back national championship titles and a championship record.



Message from the President

Dr. Alice Wainwright-Stewart

In Dr. Alice Wainwright-Stewart's latest column, she shares highlights from a recent staff workshop with David Irvine on creating and sustaining engagement.



Making headlines

Lakeland students and alumni made headlines recently:
  • Bull rider and Lakeland alum Zane Lambert sat down for a Q and A with Kevin Mitchell from the Saskatoon StarPhoenix.
  • Lakeland student William Yap ​organized the Coming Out event at the Vermilion campus.
  • Rustlers goalkeeper Zach Wagner was named to the ACAC Men’s Soccer South All-Conference Team.



Coming events

Nov. 29 - Dec. 1
One Stop Shop
Vermilion campus
Dec. 10
Vermilion pool closure
Vermilion campus
Dec. 17
Student Christmas break
Vermilion & Lloydminster campus
Dec. 22
Christmas campus closure
Vermilion & Lloydminster campus

Click here for the complete calendar of events.

Photo galleries 

Catch up on the many Lakeland activities from October 2018 and the Employee Recognition event with the photo galleries on our website. Plus, you'll find the following photo galleries on Facebook:
  • Lakeland College celebrated its 105th anniversary.
  • University transfer students organized a math fair at Father Gorman Community School.
  • The Lloydminster campus was transformed into a winter wonderland thanks to Mother Nature.
We also have photo galleries on our Flickr account, including Team Schori versus the Rustlers, Parts Apprenticeship Breakfast and more.
Vermilion Campus
5707 College Drive, Vermilion, AB, T9X 1K5
Lloydminster Campus
2602 59 Avenue, Lloydminster, AB, T9V 3N7
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