Redefining the Classroom

Wednesday, October 24th, 2012

UPEDA Conference on Bi-national Regional Collaboration

8:00 AM until 5:00 PM


Description: The Upper Peninsula Economic Development Alliance is meeting on campus for a two-day economic development summit involving a variety of speakers and experts from both Michigan and Ontario, including several from LSSU. Speakers and presenters include Michigan Lt. Gov. Brian Calley, Consul General of Canada Roy B. Norton the Sault Michigan and Ontario Economic Development Corporations and many more, including speakers from LSSU, University of Toronto, Michigan State University and Algoma University. Read more at

Location: Walker Cisler Center

Contact: U.P. Economic Development Alliance

Faculty/Staff Lunch at the Quarterdeck

11:00 AM until 1:30 PM

Organization: Food Service

Description: Faculty and staff are invited to lunch at the Quarterdeck for only $3.50 on Wednesdays and Thursdays.

Location: Walker Cisler Center Quarterdeck

Contact: Ray

Cappuccino Corner Special of the Day

11:00 AM until 1:00 PM

Organization: Food Services

Description: Today's special is corned beef and broccoli stir fry.

Location: Cappuccino Corner, Shouldice Library

Contact: Daniel

Alpha Theta Omega Bakesale and Bracelets

12:00 PM until 5:00 PM

Organization: Alpha Theta Omega

Description: Alpha Theta Omega sorority will be hosting a bake sale Oct. 24-25. We will be selling Halloween baked goods as well as bracelets, with proceeds going to breast cancer research.

Location: Crawford Hall Lobby

Contact: Amanda

Environmental Effects of Natural Gas Extraction

7:00 PM until 8:00 PM


Description: The Biology Department and Three Lakes chapter of the Sierra Club invite you to hear Sally Entrekin Ph.D. of Central Arkansas University speak about "Natural gas extraction in the Fayetteville Shale Basin, Arkansas." Entrekin will be speaking to LSSU seminar classes earlier in the day, but her talk in the evening, when she will discuss natural gas extraction methods and their environmental effects, is open to the public.

Location: Crawford Hall, Rm 303

Contact: LSSU Biology Dept

LSSU Kuk Sool Won Martial Art Club

7:30 PM until 8:30 PM


Description: The LSSU Kuk Sool Won martial art club meets each Monday and Wednesday. Try a free class and see if you will enjoy training with us.

Location: Norris Center Student Activity Center

Contact: Karl Stolt

Piggy Round-Up!

9:00 PM until 10:00 PM

Organization: Lake State PIGGY U!

Description: Join us for the first Lake State PIGGY U Piggy Round-up, which will take place during Apple Bottom Jitters. Bring your LSSU Foundation-issued Piggy Bank full of loose change and all proceeds will go to support the construction of a rock climbing wall in the Student Activity Center. If you don't have a Piggy Bank, you can pick one up at Campus Life, Learning Center, Alumni House or from a resident assistant. Everyone who participates in Lake State PIGGY U! will receive a prize. See you there!

Location: Walker Cisler Center Galley

Contact: Debbie Jones

Pancake Social for Jon Harris Family

9:00 PM until 10:30 PM

Organization: Athletics

Description: The Laker softball team is holding a pancake social to benefit the family of Jon Harris, who was killed this month in an automobile accident. Ticket cost is only $3.

Location: Walker Cisler Center Quarterdeck

Contact: Linda Bouvet

October 2012