November 12, 2012
Synergy Credit Union & Lakeland join forces to host Roméo A. Dallaire
Two local allies have joined forces to bring a dynamic Canadian figure in international and national affairs to the Border City. With a $25,000 donation to Lakeland College, Synergy Credit Union will sponsor the retired Lieutenant-General Honourable Roméo A. Dallaire, senator, as the guest speaker at the college’s President’s Gala, March 15, 2013, at the Lloydminster campus. The event is part of the college’s centennial celebrations.
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Employee Recognition Awards Nov 15
It will be another memorable event as Lakeland College recognizes staff who have tallied 10, 15, 20, 25, 30 & 35 years, as well as retirees and Green 'n' Gold nominees and recipients. Find out who they are.
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And more headlines ...
From Glenn's desk - The weather is frosty but it hasn't put a chill on some exciting things that are in the works at Lakeland. Find out more from Lakeland President Glenn Charlesworth. Click here.
From football to firefighting, Meet EST student Leroy Fontaine who is working to achieve his goals while encouraging others to do the same. Read more.

Strides to Better Health makes move to Lloydminster campus - Participants in the Strides to Better Health program now have access to a weight room, treadmills, stationary bikes and a gymnasium thanks to the program’s recent move to Lakeland College’s Lloydminster campus. Strides is a free regional exercise and health education program funded by Prairie North Health Region that provides people with the tools they need to manage their own chronic conditions including, but not limited to, diabetes, arthritis, fibromyalgia, and stroke. Learn more.

Ingram brings the Prion Diaries -
Jay Ingram, one of Canada's best-known science communicators is coming to the Vermilion campus on Wednesday, Nov. 14. He will discuss prion diseases (chronic wasting and mad cow)  and how they have affected our lives, food supply and economy. He will be joined by experts Dr. Stefanie Czub and Dr. Valerie Sim. Co-sponsored by the Alberta Prion Research Institute, Alberta Innovates Bio Solutions and Lakeland College. For event details click here.

Winter Cycling Workshop -
If you think you have to park your bike with winter's arrival, think again. Attend the winter cycling workshop Thursday, Nov. 15 being offered by the Outdoor Recreation Club and the Enviro Sciences department. Click here for more info.

Rustler Roundup
- Lakeland’s Rustlers men’s and women’s volleyball teams each had winning weekends at the Lloydminster campus. In front of large crowds, they defeated the Olds Broncos. In basketball, the Rustlers women are off to a perfect 4 and 0 start. The men’s season is looking respectable and currently sits at 2 wins, and 2 close losses.

Through the lens
- For a glimpse at life at Lakeland from Oct 31 to Nov 12, check out the photo gallery.
Come to the Pioneer Celebration Nov 17
A limited number of tickets for Saturday's (Nov. 17)  Pioneer Celebration are still available at Lakeland College Bookstores at the Vermilion and Lloydminster campuses. Hurry to get yours today and join the fun. Bring the family, celebrate Lakeland's beginnings 1913-style!
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Recruiters on the road
Coming to a town near you!  In Saskatchewan, Lakeland recruiters will be visiting Canora, Kamsack, Yorkton, Melville, Esterhazy, Moosomin, Redvers, Carnduff, Oxbow, Estevan, Radville, Weyburn, Regina and North Battleford Tuesday for school visits and a career fair. Along Alberta highways they will be traveling to Edmonton, Onoway, Hinton, and Westlock.
Can they help answer any questions for you? Would you like a visit?

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Upcoming events
Centennial events
Sat Nov 17
Pioneer Celebration

Vermilion campus
Mon Nov 19
Lakeland's 99th Anniversary cake party
Lloydminster & Vermilion campuses

Cruise into the Centennial
If the early winter has you thinking of summer plans, keep this in mind. Joyce & Craig Stewart are hosting a 10-day land and sea cruise for alumni, staff and friends. Set sail July 17. Bookings are being taken now to ensure best cabin selection. Contact Joyce by phone (780 974 2807 or email today to reserve your spot.

Other events
Wed Nov 14
Prion Diaries
Vermilion campus
Thurs Nov 15
Winter cycling workshop

Vermilion campus
Thurs Nov 22
Type 2 Diabetes effect on cognition &
Alzheimer's presentation

Lloydminster campus

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