Lake Superior College has hired alumna Nicole Okstad as a College Lab Assistant for the Integrated Manufacturing program.
Her job duties include staffing the LSC Manufacturing Auxiliary Classroom (MAC) trailer, a mobile unit that circulates to area high schools, and helping promote the manufacturing program to K-12 partners throughout the region. The MAC provides access to high tech machine tool, welding and automation equipment and instruction for high school students interested in high-demand manufacturing trades.
Okstad grew up in Proctor and graduated from Lake Superior College’s Integrated Manufacturing program with a welding diploma and a rapid prototype and design certificate in 2017.
Lake Superior College is a member of the Minnesota State system. With total overall enrollment at approximately 10,263, Lake Superior College is northeastern Minnesota’s largest two-year college. LSC provides more than 90 programs and services, including liberal arts and science courses for transfer, technical programs, continuing education and customized training for business and industry.
LSC is also a leader in online courses and programs in Minnesota.