April 13, 2015
Research applications head to the sky
Later this spring you might see a UAS flying over Lakeland College. Not a UFO, but an unmanned aerial vehicle system, a research tool for agriculture and environmental sciences as well as fire and emergency services. Funding for the project came from a new NSERC grant.
 
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Former Rustler training current athletes
Current student, former Rustler and entrepreneur Erin McGladdery knows a bit about scheduling. Her EMAC Performance Centre in Lloydminster signed a 3-year agreement to provide training and conditioning to all Rustler athletes.
 
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In other news
Interim president Alice Wainwright-Stewart notes provincial budget decreases are less than expected, and the college budget is due out this month.

Enviro student Jess Verstappen met the Alberta Premier as part of winning the province's top 4-H award.

Seek excellence, not perfection is the message a business student is taking from social business innovator Barbara Stegemann, keynote speaker at last month's business education month events organized by the Lloydminster Chamber of Commerce.

Rustler News: No fooling--individual team awards were presented and 2015's male and female athletes of the year were announced on April 1 at the athletics awards celebration.

The Link photo gallery features action from the Cowboy & Cow Horse Competition as well as activities and food to help students de-stress as classes wound down last week.
 
Photo Gallery
 
Prairies produce winning photos
With students on college trips to California, Hawaii, Nevada and Texas, photos of sunny surrounds were expected for a Reading Week photo contest. What might not have been expected was that the winning photos celebrated winter.
 
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Staff Survey
Lakeland College staff got a survey link in their email on April 8. The Gallup12 poll measures employee engagement. The deadline to take the survey is April 22. Read more
 
Coming Events
Regional Skills Competition
April 24
Vermilion Campus
Try-a-trade Expo
May 6
Alberta Building, Lloyd Ex
Lakeland Runaway & Walk on the Wild Side
May 9
Vermilion Provincial Park
Vermilion Convocation
May 29
Vermilion Regional Centre
Lloydminster Convocation
June 5
Lloydminster Gym Events Calendar
 
 
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