Student leads the way to create new award for paramedic program
When Melissa Ade went for a walk in an off leash area along the North Saskatchewan River in Edmonton in March 2007, she had no idea that what she would come across would confirm her choice of career path. Now a second-year student in the paramedic program at Camrose, she is leading the way to create the Pay It Forward Award for paramedic students and is gaining the support of her classmates, instructors and alumni.
Top Lakeland marks earn UT grad $2,500 scholarship at U of S
Keeping her nose to the grindstone keeps paying off for Siera Sparrow, a recent university transfer student who is now at the University of Saskatchewan to complete a psychology degree . After a strong academic performance at Lakeland and receiving a $1,500 Academic Excellence Scholarship based on her solid Grade 11 marks, she earned a $2,500 scholarship at the U of S for having the highest marks of all Lakeland university transfer students.
And more headlines in this issue ...
Ac up grad publishes her first book
- Academic upgrading alumnus Shirlyn Oborowsky from Wainwright dropped by Lakeland College last month to leave a copy of her new book for her former instructor. Read more
Lakeland's men of the Service Centre raise over $1,700 for Movember
. Razors belonging to the men of Lakeland College's Service Centre at the Vermilion campus are back in action. Read more
Lakeland students leading the Student Managed Farm's livestock units gave their mid-year report Dec. 2
. For more information about the SMF presentations and the SMF beef unit's results at the Canadian Western Agribition results. Click here
Lakeland in pictures
- Get a glimpse of some of the action happening at Lakeland College in the Lakeland Link Photo Gallery. Click to view
Lakeland College is closed for the holiday season beginning December 23 to January 2 inclusive. Classes resume Tuesday, January 3, 2012. For information about Lakeland College and all of its programs, go to www.lakelandcollege.ca or email
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