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Lakeland Link Newsletter: April 24, 2019
Lakeland College is offering an introductory Cree language and culture course this spring. Participants will learn structure, phonics and conversational Cree. Taught by Clint Chocan, Lakeland’s manager of Indigenous support services, the lessons will also provide insights into Cree culture.

Students in the lead

Best of the Prairies
Lakeland College earned two spots on the podium at the Best of the Prairies Hair and Makeup Competition.

Power of place

Dairy Learning Centre
As the second dairy Student-Managed Farm – Powered by New Holland (SMF) unit to learn and work in Lakeland’s Dairy Learning Centre, these animal science technology students agree their education is exceeding their expectations.

Ardent advocate for inclusion

From developing Lakeland’s first Pride Awareness Week to founding Lakeland's LGBTQ+ Support Group and more, William Yap is a force for social change.

International field trip

REAA students Mexico
Second-year business administration students in the real estate appraisal and assessment major are jetting off to Mexico to investigate a variety of real estate topics.

Enviro Club tackles plastic waste

Enviro Club
With increasing reports of wildlife consuming and dying from plastic pollution, ​the Enviro Club challenges everyone at Lakeland to build an ecobrick.

Alumni spotlight

Michael Linklater
Class of 2009 university transfer alumnus, Michael Linklater is championing basketball, Cree culture and the lives of Indigenous youth.

Message from our President

Fourteen cross-functional teams are showcased in Dr. Alice Wainwright-Stewart's latest column.

Go Rustlers


Lakeland College's Rustlers Athletics Rodeo Team brought home three buckles from the Canadian Intercollegiate Rodeo Association Canadian College Finals Rodeo.

Phil Allen, who had a remarkable 28-year coaching career in the ACAC, will be inducted into the CCAA Hall of Fame in the Coach Category.​
The Rustlers held their annual Rustlers Awards Night for the 2018-2019 season earlier this month. The year-end event recognizes student-athletes for their achievements in the classroom and in their respective sport. 

Coming events  

April 27
Free Tax Clinic
Synergy Credit Union
May 20
Victoria Day Closure
Both campuses
May 24
Blended Grad Ceremony
Emergency Training Centre
May 29
Administrative Professional Info Session
Click here for the complete calendar of events.

Photo galleries 

The energy students' Dean’s Honour Roll and the latest apprenticeship breakfast are a few of the new photo galleries to check out on our Facebook page. We also have photo galleries on our Flickr account.

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