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 2013-2014, Lakeland College Board of Governors has approved a plan to balance the budget for the next fiscal year. Facing a deficit of almost $4 million for the 2013-2014 fiscal year, substantial changes are needed to balance the budget.
Following input from employees and students plus considerable review and consideration, Lakeland College’s senior executive team has presented its recommendations to the Board of Governors. The board approved the recommendations.
High school students use Lakeland biology lab to solve crime
About 130 young medical examiners took over a Lakeland biology lab last week to analyze evidence from a crime scene and help solve a case of whodunit.
The medical examiners were high school students from Holy Rosary High School and Lloydminster Comprehensive High School. The CSI assignment was provided by the college’s university transfer program.
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From Glenn's desk -
A word from Lakeland College President Glenn Charlesworth. Find out the latest on discussions with the Alberta government on provincial funding cuts to Alberta post-secondary institutions. Click here
Like father, like son
- Meet Doug & Ken Mutch. The father-son duo are at the Vermilion campus taking their first year parts technician apprenticeship training at Lakeland College. Read more
Great results in the equine ring -
Lakeland College once again reined in some great results during its annual Working Cowboy Competition and Horse Show and Sale this month. For the full report, click here.
Meet Lakeland alum Ashley Anderson -
She's one of the youngest managers at Cargill in Canada. Read more
New issue of Lakeland XL -
Lakeland College's latest issue of its alumni magazine is now available. Read the latest alumni features, meet this year's Alumni Wall of Distinction inductees, and stay connected with class notes. It's worth the read! Read it online. Click here
Through the lens
- For a glimpse at life at Lakeland College from March 26 to April 8, check out the Lakeland Link Photo Gallery. View here