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Learn more about Aldo Leopold, the founder of the science of wildlife management, during a free showing of the documentary "Green Fire" at 7 p.m. on April 22 in the LSSU Arts Center. Full Article >>

Get some ideas for your prom dress while raising funds for the American Cancer Society during the "Aliens Unchained" fashion show starting at 7 p.m. on April 18 in Kewadin Casino's DreamMakers Theatre. Full Article >>

Tickets are available at the door for this program that includes 55 performing LSSU students. Midway attractions start at 6:30 p.m. in the Arts Center lobby before the stage fills will circus performers at 7:30 p.m. on both nights. Full Article >>

New agreement should benefit both Wisconsin and Michigan students. Full Article >>

With final legislative approval in hand and bids awarded, LSSU is ready to start construction on its long-awaited Considine Hall project. Full Article >>

Fashion show, Aliens Unchained, is April 18 at 7 p.m. in Kewadin Casino’s Dreammakers Theater, Sault Ste. Marie, Mich. For the past two years, marketing student's original costumes and choreography has tapped the talents of area businesses and Lake State students to raise thousands of dollars for the American Cancer Society. Full Article >>

Lake Superior State University employees and students have chosen staffers Jerry Killips and Jackie Kellerman as employees of the year. A dinner program on April 8 included recognition for LSSU retirees and employees who have logged more than 10 years of service. Full Article >>

Airgood, of Grand Marias, Mich., was announced as the award recipient last fall but wasn't been able to make it to campus until this spring. She combined her formal acceptance with a public reading, book signing, and mentoring for LSSU creative writing students. Full Article >>

LSSU's hoop house is developing hardware and techniques to microfarm fish, fruits, and vegetables with a minimal amount of energy and raw materials, all in an area no larger than a living room. The effort taps the expertise of LSSU faculty and students from business, engineering and biology. Full Article >>

Program is mandatory for those planning to study abroad this summer or fall, but also open to others interested in finding out more about study abroad opportunities. Full Article >>

MSU-Extension advisory council of growers gets preview where $12 million project will be housed on the St. Mary's river, with its dedicated visitors center, interpretive displays, and self-guided tours throughout an expanded fish hatchery. Full Article >>

Oleg Pokhanovski joins colleagues from the University of Manitoba for a 7:30 p.m. performance on April 11 at the LSSU Arts Center in Sault Ste. Marie, Mich. The Desautels quartet - comprised of faculty from and named for Desautels School of Music - features cellist Minna Rose Chung along with pianists Edmund Dawe and Judy Kehler Siebert. Full Article >>

Twelve teams from the community go head-to-head with creative recipes noon-5 p.m. at the Sault, Mich., American Legion Post on April 11. A $10 per person admission plus 50-50 raffle helps the Wounded Warrior Project. Full Article >>

Come see what kind of research LSSU senior students have been doing during an inaugural university-wide senior symposium in the university’s Taffy Abel Ice Arena, 3-5 p.m. on April 17. Full Article >>

The community is welcome to listen to Ellen Airgood of Grand Marais read her work during a free presentation at 7 p.m. on April 7 in the Walker Cisler Center Crow's Nest. TONIGHT! Full Article >>

Seniors Joy Rath and Abbie Bates' efforts to help a fellow student with expenses after a family loss leads to a broader effort to boost existing and proposed grants for student emergencies. Full Article >>

LSSU’s School of Education, JKL Bahweting elementary school, and Sault Area Public Schools sponsored an evening that attracted hundreds of people for food, crafts, door prizes, informational tables, a visit by the Soo Eagles hockey team, and free books underwritten by the Sault Tribe of Chippewa Indians, all to encourage reading and literacy. Full Article >>

Students from as far away as Munising and Engadine – and Ontario’s Central Algoma Secondary School – submitted artwork for an inaugural Eastern Upper Peninsula High School Art Competition offered by LSSU. Full Article >>

Sault Ste. Marie, Mich., Mayor Tony Bosbous, left, joined Lake Superior State University President Tom Pleger on March 23 in torching a 12-foot effigy during LSSU’s 45th annual burning of a paper snowman on to welcome spring. The tradition, an LSSU staple since 1971, takes its inspiration from the Rose Sunday Festival in Weinheim-en-der-Bergstrasse, Germany, and featured the English Club faculty and students reading poetry and leading the crowd in seasonal songs. NOW WITH UPDATED PHOTOS, MEDIA REPORTS, including March 25 report by the Weather Channel! Full Article >>

Find out how the St. Mary's River and region are being conserved and protected, how you can help, and ways that you can enjoy the river during the 14th annual Environmental Summit. New this year, LSSU senior Josie Fegan and the Sault Tribe Community Health Program will present the Health and Harvest Fair. Full Article >>

LSSU's theater department presents Dead Man's Cell Phone, a metaphorical play about how we memorialize the dead. Performances run on the Arts Center stage March 27-29, with Friday and Saturday shows at 7:30 p.m. and a Sunday matinee at 2:30 p.m. PERFORMANCE TONIGHT! Full Article >>

Everyone is welcome when the staff and contributors of LSSU's literary journal Border Crossing celebrate the release of its fourth volume. Join them 7 p.m., March 31, at Bayliss Public Library. Full Article >>

Tom Moran, chief executive officer and founder of Moran Iron Works, spoke to an overflow crowd on March 18 as the latest guest lecturer in LSSU's “BE Inspired” series. Full Article >>

Kids and families from the MSUE Chippewa County 4-H chapter were guests of LSSU’s School of Nursing for activities that, among many other things, explored the basics of health awareness and reduced the anxiety of dealing with health care professionals. Full Article >>

LSSU will welcome spring on Monday, March 23, by burning a massive snowman effigy, as it has done for almost five decades. This year’s 45th annual ceremony has expanded to include a “funeral” march through campus, mock trial and sentencing, and seasonal readings by LSSU’s English Club. PARADE THROUGH CAMPUS AT 11, BURNING AT NOON! Full Article >>

Tickets are still available for the Ducks Unlimited LSSU student chapter eighth annual banquet, set for Saturday, March 21, in the Walker Cisler Center. A social hour starts at 5 p.m., followed by a whitefish and chicken cordon bleu dinner at 6 p.m. TOMORROW NIGHT! Full Article >>

LSSU students and employees were treated to authentic Spanish food recently as part of campus food provider Sodexo's Global Chef Program. Full Article >>

The public is welcome to hear the story of northern Michigan's Moran Iron Works, as told by CEO and founder Tom Moran, at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, March 18, in Crawford Hall. TONIGHT! Full Article >>

The evening fundraiser is at Sault Ste. Marie’s Dondee Lanes 5-8 p.m. on March 22 and includes a 50-50 drawing, Lucky Ball Strike prize, silent auction of donated items, and assorted giveaways. Full Article >>

The "LSSU-Wisconsin Bridge" will connect LSSU with 14,000 prospective students many of whom may choose to transfer to LSSU and other colleges after completing their first two-years of studies. Full Article >>

Nursing and emergency medical services students, alumni, faculty, and staff teamed up March 5 to demonstrate the unique capabilities of LSSU's Simulation Center to guests invited from throughout the Eastern Upper Peninsula, northern Lower Peninsula, and Algoma region of Ontario. Full Article >>

Hospice of the EUP has been providing a scholarship award since 2004 to students in LSSU nursing or health care programs who volunteer hours of service with hospice. Now eligible LSSU-bound Sault career center grads will be welcome to apply. Full Article >>

The university’s Chemistry Club and Superior Edventures office where preparing to take the fair on the road to three Detroit-area LSSU charter schools on March 2, and invited fourth-graders from Washington elementary school for a dry run on Feb. 27. Full Article >>

The first EUP High School Art Competition features cash prizes, an art show viewing and a chance to have your work showcased permanently at LSSU. Full Article >>

An engineering senior project team is working with industrial client HIROTEC AMERICA, located in Auburn Hills, Mich., on creating company-specific user procedures for ROBOGUIDE, a state-of-the-art design and visualization software used in the robotics industry. Full Article >>

Catch LSSU athletic training students, faculty, and coaches as well as local certified athletic trainers on Eagle Radio 95.1 FM, Sault Ste. Marie, every Tuesday in March during National Athletic Training Month. Full Article >>

Proposed $12 million expansion would enhance research capabilities and student opportunities, as well as boost tourism and the economy. Full Article >>

Society for Conservation Biology of the U.P. discovers just how much of Norris Center trash can be recycled during project undertaken after basketball, hockey games. Full Article >>

Professor Guidi Yang helped LSSU’s food service prepared three of her favorite recipes on Feb 19 to welcome the Chinese new year, Year of the Goat. Full Article >>

The Sault Ste. Marie, Mich., Sunrise Rotary Club and Lake Superior State University’s Arts Center invites all regional artists to create and donate works on a 5x7 canvas by April 10. Submissions may include paintings, drawings, tiles, sculpture, fabric, and more, including photographs. Full Article >>

Theater department offers groundbreaking production where anyone, with or without stage experience, is matched up with a playwright who writes an original script, rehearses the freshly-created play, and presents it as a world premier, all within 24 hours. Full Article >>

Get your fill of spaghetti and help raise money for cancer research during Alpha Theta Omega's dinner from 2-7 p.m. on Feb. 22 at the Sault VFW Post. Full Article >>

Weekly WLSO program hosted by Aaron Westrick and Frank Tridico can be heard locally, including a limited area in Canada, and offers an intellectually stimulating exchange of ideas related to criminal justice, law and social issues. Listen Wednesday night! Full Article >>

The public is welcome at either of two presentations -- 7 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 19, or 10 a.m. on Friday, Feb. 20, in the Arts Center auditorium. TONIGHT! Full Article >>

Take a break from winter and dream about summertime fishing during the Fly Fishing Film Tour on Feb. 22 at Lake Superior State University's Arts Center. SUNDAY! Full Article >>

Different concentrations of a healthy additive might help fish better fight-off bacterial and viral infections that stunt growth, which could be a boon to aquaculture. Full Article >>

Invite the public to join them at Moloney’s Alley in downtown Sault Ste. Marie, Mich., for the inaugural Beer with a Scientist evening, 6–8 p.m., Feb. 18. Both will entertain questions, comments, observations, and/or inquiries on any scientific top topic. TONIGHT! Full Article >>

AAUW invites everyone to a benefit reading of Eve Ensler's Obie Award-winning play, The Vagina Monologues, at 8 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 21, and at 2 p.m. on Sunday, Feb. 22, in the Shouldice Library auditorium, room 278. Full Article >>

Michigan's Department of Education has approved a collaborative effort between LSSU's English Department and the School of Education on a secondary English education program. Applications are now being taken for the fall 2015 semester. Full Article >>

Students are selling tees to underwrite an upcoming trip to a Great Lakes Athletic Training Association professional meeting March 11-14 in Wheeling, Ill. March is also National Athletic Training Month, so watch for coming announcements. Full Article >>

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