“LSSU gave me the educational and organizational tools to be able to succeed at those endeavors after college.”
Scott Shackleton '83
Former State House of Representatives
LSSU Outstanding Alumnus Award '05
Student Orientation Staff
Hometown: Ontonagon, MI
Activities on and off Campus:
President of Rho Chi Omega sorority
Member of LSSU Psychology Club
Member of College Democrats
Various volunteering throughout the community
Favorite thing about Lake State:
Small class sizes, you really get to know your professors and LSSU staff.
Best thing about going to school in Sault Ste. Marie, MI:
It's small, but not too small, it's also a beautiful community with a lot to see!
What are some “Words of Wisdom” you would give to new LSSU Students?
Be outgoing! Don't be afraid to get out there and meet people! You'll be surprised how many people share the same interests as you!
Favorite Thing to do in the Soo:
Take walks and check out all the beautiful sights and spend time with friends.
Fisheries and Wildlife Mgmt...
Fisheries and Wildlife
"The opportunity at LSSU to do research is amazing. This past summer I motored through coves and islands with Prof. Garvon surveying water birds for the affects of pollution. I spent the other part of my summer on the shore of Lake Superior monitoring nests of the endangered Piping Plover."