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December 9, 2013
Energy centre looms large over Lloydminster campus landscape
Milt Wakefield chuckles when he’s asked if Lakeland College is including a movie screen in the...  (Read More)

December 6, 2013
Interior design student cracks top three in NKBA design competition
In October when Krista Savino completed her bathroom design for the National Kitchen and Bath...  (Read More)

November 18, 2013
Lakeland’s Centennial Century Club hits 50
Lakeland College's Centennial Century Club is half full for the 100th anniversary, with the rest of...  (Read More)

November 18, 2013
Centennial Celebrates Wrap with Green & Gold Weekend
Hundreds of people gathered in Vermilion on the weekend as Lakeland College hosted Green & Gold...  (Read More)

November 4, 2013
New Mental Health program to be offered by Lakeland in 2014
Lakeland College has developed a new online program that aims to educate helping professionals and...  (Read More)

November 1, 2013
Lakeland College one of the top 50 research colleges in Canada
Lakeland College has made its debut placement on the inaugural Canada’s Top 50 Research...  (Read More)

November 1, 2013
Centennial celebrations conclude with Green & Gold Weekend
Three separate events November 15 through 17 in Vermilion will wrap up Lakeland College’s year...  (Read More)

October 21, 2013
Open Doors Friday and Saturday for Open House 2013
Hundreds of prospective students and their families will visit Lakeland College this Friday and...  (Read More)

October 18, 2013
Community invited to help celebrate CWACs contribution
As part of its centennial celebrations Lakeland College is saluting the Canadian Women's Army Corps ...  (Read More)

October 17, 2013
Five more inductees in Lakeland’s Centennial Century Club
Lakeland College’s Ever to Excel motto, two pieces of art, the Vic Juba Community Theatre and...  (Read More)

September 23, 2013
Bazinet and Perkins appointed to Board of Governors
Lakeland College Board of Governors welcomed two new public members to the board this month.

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September 19, 2013
Centennial speaker O'Dea shares "ever to excel" spirit
It is possible to go from homeless to entrepreneur and Frank O’Dea will share his three keys...  (Read More)

September 11, 2013
Dr. Tracy Edwards appointed next president of Lakeland College
Lakeland College Board of Governors today announced that Dr. Tracy Edwards will be the college's...  (Read More)

September 6, 2013
Synergy Credit Union bringing Rick Hansen to Lakeland
(Lloydminster, Alta.) – Lakeland College’s second annual President’s Gala will be...  (Read More)

August 16, 2013
President Glenn Charlesworth to retire in 2014
After more than 30 years working at Lakeland College including the past seven years as president and...  (Read More)

July 30, 2013
High-tech training in modernized fire tower at ETC
Response training for building or structural fires at Lakeland College Emergency Training Centre ...  (Read More)

June 21, 2013
Lakeland receives $2.3 million NSERC grant
Agriculture research at Lakeland College received a substantial boost today thanks to a $2.3 million...  (Read More)

June 14, 2013
Student awards program surpasses $1 million mark
For the first time in Lakeland College’s 100 year history, more than $1 million in bursaries,...  (Read More)

June 8, 2013
Lakeland’s Centennial Century Club grows by a dozen
Lakeland College's Alumni Association and Alumni House, one of the oldest remaining buildings on...  (Read More)

June 7, 2013
Welcoming hand from classmate helped Page on path to success
Lloydminster, Alta--One of the reasons Margaret Page enrolled in business at Lakeland College was to...  (Read More)

May 31, 2013
Trio added to Lakeland’s Centennial Century Club
Lakeland College's Vermilion campus distinguished alumnus of 2013 was added to the college's...  (Read More)

May 31, 2013
Scott encourages Class of 2013 to be part of the greater good
Olympian Beckie Scott received an honorary Child and Youth Care diploma and was recognized as one of...  (Read More)

May 31, 2013
Member of the Class of 1941 among honorees at Vermilion campus convocation ceremony
What a difference 72 years makes.

Dr. Arthur (Bud) McGinnis, Class of 1941, received the 2013...
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May 23, 2013
Alberta Biochar Initiative helps grow Alberta’s bioeconomy
Vegreville, Alberta – More than 80 researchers, business people, government officials and...  (Read More)

May 22, 2013
Hundreds of alumni expected to attend Homecoming 2013
Lakeland College’s homecoming is always a great event but this year’s version promises...  (Read More)

May 8, 2013
Alumni Association adds $10,000 to awards endowment fund
Lakeland College Alumni Association has given back to the college once again.

The organization ...
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May 2, 2013
Preparing educational assistants for today’s classrooms
Educational Assistant Day in Alberta is on Wednesday, May 8 and instructors of Lakeland College...  (Read More)

April 12, 2013
Changes necessary to balance Lakeland’s 2013-2014 budget
A month after learning Lakeland College’s Campus Alberta Grant will decrease 7.3 per cent in 2...  (Read More)

April 4, 2013
Rustlers celebrate season of successes
Lakeland College Rustlers celebrated a tremendously successful year that included five ACAC medals,...  (Read More)

March 22, 2013
Vermilion Agricultural Society tops up endowment fund
For immediate release – March 21, 2013

Lakeland College’s long-time neighbour has donated...
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March 14, 2013
Lakeland College receives $948,450 for petroleum initiatives
March 14, 2013 -- Lloydminster, Alta. 
The Honourable Lynne Yelich, Minister of...
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March 12, 2013
President’s Gala over 90 per cent sold
Lakeland College is pleased to announce that tickets to the first-annual President’s Gala are...  (Read More)

March 4, 2013
Deans of Business team making case for podium finish
Lloydminster, Alta--Lakeland College’s entry in the Alberta Deans of Business Case Competition...  (Read More)

February 25, 2013
Songstress & alum Jodie Leslie to perform at President’s Gala
Lakeland College is proud to announce that alumnus Jodie Leslie will perform during the first-annual...  (Read More)

February 25, 2013
Former board chair receives Queen Elizabeth medal
Vermilion resident Doug Elliott received a Queen II Diamond Jubilee Medal during a presentation...  (Read More)

February 12, 2013
Canadian hero Senator Dallaire guest speaker at President’s Centennial Gala
Lakeland College’s President’s Centennial Gala guests will welcome a very special guest...  (Read More)

February 11, 2013
Winning performances by Lakeland students in international design competitions
Vermilion, Alberta--It was quite a day at Lakeland.

Not only did the college set a record for the...
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February 6, 2013
President’s Gala surpasses 50 per cent sold mark
Lakeland College is pleased to announce that tickets to the first-annual President’s Gala are...  (Read More)

February 1, 2013
Should be a record-breaker! The Great Toboggan Ride a success
Vermilion, Alta--Lakeland College’s first centennial event of 2013 took a downward turn that...  (Read More)

January 31, 2013
Bull riders & bull fighters come to town for PBR
You won’t want to miss a second as professional bull riding (PBR) takes centre stage at...  (Read More)

January 30, 2013
Cenovus Energy donates $1.5 million to Centennial Campaign
Lloydminster, Alta--Cenovus Energy announced a $1.5 million gift to the Lakeland College Centennial...  (Read More)

January 14, 2013
Wanted 100 riders for 100 years
Vermilion, Alta.--The next centennial event is taking a downward turn that just may land Lakeland...  (Read More)

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