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Lakeland, Safe Harbor receive grant from Aurora Lakeland, Safe Harbor receive grant from Aurora Wednesday, December 7, 2016 -

Lakeland University and Safe Harbor of Sheboygan County have received a grant for $144,920 from the Aurora Health Care Better Together Fund to create a model program to help reduce sexual violence on college... More detail

Lakeland hires new associate dean Tuesday, November 29, 2016 -

Martha Madkins has joined Lakeland University as associate dean for academic affairs. Her first day was Monday, November 28. In this role, Madkins will provide administrative leadership in instructional... More detail

In Memoriam Thursday, November 17, 2016 -

We are saddened to report that two beloved members of the Lakeland family, Lew and Gerry (Matzinger) Schmidt, were killed Wednesday in an auto accident near their home outside Elkhart Lake. Lew was 80,... More detail

Senior art major spotlighted in year's first student exhibit Senior art major spotlighted in year's first student exhibit Thursday, November 3, 2016 -

The work of Lakeland University senior Amanda Bagnall-Newman will be featured as part of the first Lakeland Senior Art Student Portfolio Exhibition for this academic year. An opening reception will be... More detail

New Outdoor Athletic Facility New Outdoor Athletic Facility Friday, October 28, 2016 -

Lakeland University will build a $2.8 million outdoor multisport athletic facility for use by the Muskies and the greater community, President Dan Eck announced on Oct. 31, 2016. The facility, which will... More detail

Lakeland mourns death of longtime supporter Terry Kohler Wednesday, September 21, 2016 -

Terry Kohler, a dedicated supporter of Lakeland University whose impact was felt across a wide range of his professional and personal interests, died Tuesday. He was 82. In May of 2001, The Charlotte... More detail

Faculty artwork is focus of first Bradley Gallery exhibit Faculty artwork is focus of first Bradley Gallery exhibit Monday, September 12, 2016 -

Original work by members of Lakeland University's art faculty will be in the spotlight as Lakeland opens its 2016-17 Bradley Gallery season. An opening reception will be held on Friday, Sept. 16, beginning... More detail

Lakeland graduate returns in new athletics role Lakeland graduate returns in new athletics role Wednesday, August 31, 2016 -

Leslie Laster, a two-time Lakeland graduate and a member of the university's Athletic Hall of Fame, has been named Lakeland University's first director of student-athlete development. Her first day at... More detail

Lakeland welcomes four new faculty members Tuesday, August 30, 2016 -

Lakeland University is welcoming four new full-time faculty members this fall. New to the university are Monique Brickham, assistant professor of art; John Guarente, assistant professor of music and director... More detail

In Memoriam In Memoriam Tuesday, July 12, 2016 -

Iris Moran, a 1961 Lakeland College graduate and a strong, lifelong supporter of the school's music program, died last month after a fall while visiting the Hoover Dam in Nevada. Moran, of Mountain... More detail

It's Official! It's Official! Thursday, June 30, 2016 -

The wait is over. At midnight on July 1, Lakeland College will officially become Lakeland University. Two new majors and several academic program enhancements are part of this historic change, along... More detail

Lakeland mourns passing of alumni award winner Hugh Denison Lakeland mourns passing of alumni award winner Hugh Denison Monday, June 13, 2016 -

Hugh Denison, a generous friend of Lakeland College and a recipient of an Honorary Alumni Award, died on Friday. He was 70. Denison received an Honorary Alumni Awards in 2013 during homecoming weekend.... More detail

Religion professor selected for seminar on teaching interfaith understanding Monday, June 6, 2016 -

Lakeland College Professor of Religion Karl Kuhn has been selected from a competitive, national pool of nominees to participate in a faculty seminar on the teaching of interfaith understanding. The seminar... More detail

Lakeland's Japan campus hosts Global Higher Education Conference Monday, June 6, 2016 -

A record number of more than 90 participants took part in the third annual Conference on Global Higher Education at Lakeland College Japan (LCJ) on June 4. There were more than 45 presenters from all... More detail

Lakeland communication professor published twice Friday, June 3, 2016 -

Lakeland College Assistant Professor of Communication Casey Schmitt had a pair of articles published this spring. An original criticism essay was published in the peer-reviewed journal "Persona Studies."... More detail

Lakeland mourns passing of former President Richard Hill Thursday, May 19, 2016 -

Richard Hill, Lakeland College's 12th president, passed away Wednesday night in Florida. He was 87. Services will be held in Florida and Wisconsin. Burial will take place at Immanuel United Church of... More detail

West Foundation grant will help Lakeland expand computer science program West Foundation grant will help Lakeland expand computer science program Tuesday, May 17, 2016 -

Lakeland College has received a $50,000 grant from the West Foundation in Manitowoc to enhance its computer science program and to fund efforts to increase graduation rates. A total of $31,200 will... More detail

Record crowd enjoys Movers & Shakers Gala Record crowd enjoys Movers & Shakers Gala Monday, May 16, 2016 -

A record crowd of more than 650 people gathered for Lakeland College's ninth annual Movers & Shakers Gala on May 14 for a spectacular evening of dancing, multi-course gourmet food, fellowship and... More detail

Nate Lowe named dean of School of Humanities and Fine Arts Thursday, May 12, 2016 -

Lakeland College President Dan Eck today announced the appointment of Nate Lowe as dean of Lakeland University's School of Humanities and Fine Arts, rounding out the institution's new academic leadership... More detail

750-plus earn degrees during Lakeland's 154th commencement Monday, May 2, 2016 -

Lakeland College awarded degrees to more than 750 students on Sunday at the college's 154th commencement. A total of 764 students graduated, including 508 undergraduates and 256 graduate students. Lakeland... More detail

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Perhaps you’ve seen the bright green posters around campus, the ones that urge you to “Eat Lakeland... More detail

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