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Lakeland Link Newsletter: Oct. 18, 2018

New Tobacco and Cannabis Policy in effect

Although the recreational use of cannabis by adults is now legal in Canada, it's still not permitted at Lakeland College. Learn more about Lakeland’s new Tobacco and Cannabis Policy at



Lakeland now a Verified Beef Production Plus institution

Lakeland is the first post-secondary institution in Alberta to attain Verified Beef Production Plus (VBP+) certification. This means Lakeland's Student-Managed Farm – Powered by New Holland reflects the highest standards for food safety, animal care and environmental stewardship.

Students in the lead

Hailey Alexander
Hailey Alexander, a second-year business administration student majoring in marketing, is finding success in class, on the runway and at the rink.

Ag student finds answers, connects with industry on Twitter

Michelle Duckworth
One tweet garnered significant response and helped Michelle Duckworth, a second-year animal science technology student, with her cow-calf management course work.

Enviro students go beyond campus during Field Week

Field Week
Second-year environmental sciences students gained valuable hands-on experience when they travelled throughout Alberta and Saskatchewan during Field Week.

Alumni spotlight

Deseree Pointer
One interior design technology alumna is kicking off her design career with a little help from the Property Brothers.

A message from our president

Dr. Alice Wainwright-Stewart
Dr. Alice Wainwright-Stewart sums up the key messages shared in the Stay Connected Information Sessions held earlier this month in her latest column.

Go Rustlers

"We play our sport because we love it." Meet our Rustlers student-athletes in this new video.
Take a look at the Rustlers women's soccer team in action on Oct. 13, when they were rewarded with a 2-1 victory over the Olds Broncos.

Coming events

Oct. 19
Career Fair 2018
Vermilion campus
Oct. 19
Fall Classic Rodeo 2018
Vermilion campus
Oct. 19-20
Open House 2018
Vermilion and Lloydminster campus
Oct. 20
Band in the Sand
Vermilion campus
Oct. 26
Saddlebronc/Bareback School 
Vermilion campus
Nov. 2
Click here for the complete calendar of events.

Photo galleries

Flip through our September 2018 photo gallery to see what's been happening at Lakeland.
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We also have photo galleries on our Flickr account.



Vermilion Campus
5707 College Drive, Vermilion, AB, T9X 1K5
Lloydminster Campus
2602 59 Avenue, Lloydminster, AB, T9V 3N7
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