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Front entrance nears completion

Front entrance nears completion

Danny Spatchek, Editor-in-Chief
September 15, 2011
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The front entrance that will connect North and South Drives as the centerpiece of the construction project that has been going on since late April will open before Homecoming, according to Senior Vice President for Administration Dan Eck. Eck, who has managed the approximately $3.2 million project...

The NonTraditional Life: What’s a “Nontrad?”

The NonTraditional Life: What’s a “Nontrad?”

Al Fairchild, Staff Reporter
September 15, 2011
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You know us. Non-traditional students. There are more of us around now than when I became one the first time back in 1971. There are more of us now and we’re older, due mostly, I suspect, to the state of the economy. Back then—in the 70s—it occurred to me that getting an education might be more...

PSC seeks new presidential candidates once more

Danny Spatchek, Managing Editor
March 31, 2011
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None of the three presidential candidates who visited campus in February were chosen as the next president of Lakeland College, according to Reverend David Michael, spokesperson for the Presidential Search Committee (PSC). The Lakeland website released a statement from Michael on March 23 in which...

Lakeland employees discuss Budget Repair Bill on Facebook

Danny Spatchek, Managing Editor
March 10, 2011
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Danielle Ristow felt insulted when a Facebook friend she went to high school with told her to “do a little research” in response to her status that essentially called the Democratic senators who fled Wisconsin cowards. “Basically she assumed that because I didn’t agree with her opinion I had...

Students fight for their financial aid

Danny Spatchek, Managing Editor
March 10, 2011
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The nearly $1 million that Lakeland students receive from the Wisconsin Tuition Grant (WTG) was untouched by the cuts proposed in Governor Scott Walker’s two-year budget released March 1. Walker’s proposed 2011-2013 budget would cut billions of dollars from hundreds of state programs to close...

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