The Lakeland Mirror

New Special Topics Courses in Spring 2020

Emi Tsuji, Staff Reporter

November 20, 2019

Two new Special Topic Courses will be offered for the upcoming Spring 2020 semester.  The new Composition course, “GEN 182, Special Topics in Composition II Writing in Social Sciences,” will be taught by Peter Sattler, professor of American Literature and Writing.   According to Sattler, ...

Opposing Poets

Opposing Poets

November 20, 2019

The annual Great Lakes Writers Festival spanned two days, Nov. 7 and 8, and featured writers, Kathleen M. Heideman and Paul Hostovsky.   Heideman lives in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan by Lake Superior. Heideman shared that she spent one third of the year off the grid, allowing her to focus on her work.  Heideman’s pieces often revolve around nature. She read for the co...

The Moment Getting into “Edgar Allen Poe”

The Moment Getting into “Edgar Allen Poe”

November 13, 2019

The Fall Play “Nightfall with Edgar Allen Poe” is a dramatization of Edgar Allen Poe’s best four stories, “The Raven,” “The Fall of the House of Usher,” “The Pit and the Pendulum” and “The Tell-Tale Heart.”   Charlie Krebs, director of the play, chose this theme because Edgar Allan Poe is popular amongst students. “I want them...

“Debate Practicum” Competition

“Debate Practicum” Competition

November 13, 2019

Lakeland’s new debate team, “Debate Practicum,” competed in their first debating tournament on the first of November.  “Debate Practicum” had a rough start last year. Due to a lack of a budget, Lakeland’s debate team was never officially got off the ground. Although, as of this year, Professor Nathan Stewart was able to get the budget required to start the team.  According to Domin...

Advancing Nursing Careers

Advancing Nursing Careers

November 13, 2019

This fall, Lakeland introduced the new Registered Nurse to Bachelor of Science in Nursing completion program for nurses with an Associate or two-year degree looking to earn their Bachelor or four-year degree.  “Most employers in our region, particularly hospitals in the area and nationw...

Official Lakeland University Student Online Newspaper.
News