LRSC Faculty earns honor
Dr. Betsy Bannier, Associate Professor of Chemistry at Lake Region State College, recently completed training to be a certified Solar System Ambassador volunteer. Solar System Ambassador program is volunteer outreach coordinated by NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory at CalTech. Bannier will be hosting NASA-related community events (lectures, discussions, and children’s activities) in the Milwaukee area and also in North Dakota.
Social Work degree coming to LRSC
Cankdeska Cikana Community College and Lake Region State College signed a memorandum of understanding to deliver CCCC’s Associate in Arts degree in Social Work to students on the LRSC campus. “The new MOU reflects a long history of the working relationship between CCCC and LRSC. The need for social workers for the region is significant, and this brings a unique pathway for students,” said Dr. Cynthia Lindquist, president of CCCC. Students choosing this Social Work degree program will apply for admission at CCCC and enroll as degree-seeking students. Students will complete a minimum of 22 credits at CCCC and approximately 38 credits at LRSC. Courses will be delivered from CCCC to LRSC utilizing distance education.