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University of Wisconsin-Superior recognizes outstanding educators

The University of Wisconsin-Superior will proudly celebrate the professional excellence of two area teachers during the Recognition of Outstanding Early Career Educators and Pre-Service Educator Mentors award ceremony. Spooner, Wis., Elementary School teacher Katie Stipetich will be recognized for her excellence as an early career educator, and Superior Middle School Special Education teacher Sally Pernu will be recognized for her outstanding work with pre-service teachers. Both educators will be honored guests at the awards tea…

Apply for free at LSC

Apply for free at LSC! Lake Superior College is waiving the usual $20 application fee for the entire month of April. “Enrollment at Lake Superior College is currently the highest it has been in nearly a decade,” said Daniel Fanning, Director of Institutional Advancement. “Many prospective students are showing an increasing interest in attending a community and technical college like LSC in an attempt to save money, avoid going into debt, and still getting a…

Minneapolis Federal Reserve Bank president to meet with UMD students

Neel Kashkari, president of the Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis, will be visiting the Twin Ports today and Tuesday to learn more about the region’s economy from area business owners, residents, community officials and students. “These trips are an important way that I learn about local economies across our region,” Kashkari said. “As we set monetary policy for the nation, it is helpful for me to hear from local business leaders and workers across a…

UW-Superior Music Department to feature great works from violin, piano duo repertoire

The University of Wisconsin-Superior Music Department will host a duo recital featuring violinist Erin Aldridge and pianist Hector Landa on Tuesday, April 17, at 7:30 p.m. in UW-Superior’s Webb Recital Hall. The audience will be treated to Johann Sebastian Bach’s ‘Sonata No. 4 in C Minor,’ Maurice Ravel’s ‘Sonata No. 2 in G Major,’ and Sergei Prokofiev’s ‘Violin Sonata No. 2 in D Major,’ among many others. “This program features three of the great works…

FDLTCC publishes Thunderbird Review anthology

Fond du Lac Tribal and Community College has published the sixth edition of its literary and arts anthology, The Thunderbird Review. The journal features writing and art submitted by students from Fond du Lac Tribal and Community College and residents of northeastern Minnesota and northwestern Wisconsin communities. The journal received over 120 submissions this year to consider for inclusion, and the editorial staff spent a significant amount of time reading and discussing the submissions to…

Lake Superior College offering free career exploration academies and summer camps

Lake Superior College will once again host free career exploration academies and camps for youth in June of 2018. Campers will have the opportunity to learn about careers in aviation, healthcare, manufacturing, firefighting, cybersecurity and more through hands-on activities, field trips, and interaction with professionals in the field. Lunch and snacks are included. These camps are made possible, and offered free of cost to community members, thanks to community partnerships and generous donations from industry partners,…