October 15, 2012
Lakeland records 5.8 per cent increase in fall-term enrolment
The numbers are in and enrolment numbers at Lakeland College for this year's  fall term are up 5.8 per cent over this time last year.
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Camera, lights, action! Agribusiness students help with industry video project
Agribusiness students in the marketing communications stream have completed the first stage of an incredible live the learning experience. The ten second-year students spent a hectic two weeks helping FarmOn Foundation with the pre-production planning and then filming of a promotional video aimed at promoting a positive image of agriculture.
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And more headlines ...
From Glenn's desk - Lakeland College President Glenn Charlesworth wants to hear your thoughts on tuition rates.  Read more.

GrowSafe research project
- Do beef cattle perform better on a high moisture barley or dry rolled barley finishing diet?
The answer to that question will hopefully be known in late January thanks to a new trial recently started at the Lakeland College bull test facility at the Vermilion campus. Read more.

SLIP students help make a specialized camp for Deaf-blind & Deaf a success
- First-year students in the sign language interpreter program (SLIP) teamed up with the Canadian Deaf-blind Association to provide a unique experience. From September 21 to 23, students worked as interpreters and intervenors (people who provide hand-over-hand interpreter assistance) with Deaf and Deaf-blind individuals at a specialized camp at Camp He Ho Ha, located in Parkland County near Edmonton. Learn more.

Lakeland crew haul in another championship
- For the third year in a row, Lakeland College's novice women claimed the provincial university rowing title. The crew was in Calgary on the weekend and defeated a team from the University of Alberta by almost five seconds to defend their title as a top novice crew in Alberta over 1500 m. Read more.

Through the lens - Catch a glimpse of life at Lakeland College with the Lakeland Link Photo Gallery. Click here.
Bring it on!
It's the start of centennial celebrations! Do you have your tickets yet for the Great Prairie Steak Cook-off, Saturday, Nov. 10 at the Lloydminster campus, and the Pioneer Celebration on Nov. 17 at the Vermilion campus? Get yours today. Call 780 871 5732 or email khursten.bullock@lakelandcollege.ca.
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Recruiters on the road
In the next couple of weeks Lakeland recruiters are at schools and events in Riley, Fort Saskatchewan, La Loche, Buffalo Narrows, Okotoks, High River, Lethbridge, Brooks, Fort McLeod, Foremost, Bow Island, Dunmore and Medicine Hat. Would you like a visit? livethelearing@lakelandcollege.ca
Upcoming events
Thurs, Oct 18  to Sat, Oct 20
Border City Shoot-out & season start of Rustlers Basketball
Lloydminster campus
Sat, Oct 20 & Sun, Oct 21
Know Your Smoke Symposium
Lakeland College Emergency Training Centre
Tues, Oct 23
First annual Oil & Gas Career Discovery Day
Lloydminster campus
Fri, Oct 26 & Sat, Oct 27
Lakeland College Open House

Lloydminster & Vermilion campuses
Career Fair, Friday at Vermilion only
Centennial Kick Off events
Sat, Nov 10
Great Prairie Steak Cook-off
Lloydminster campus

Sat, Nov 17
Pioneer Celebration
Vermilion campus Click here for more details
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