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April 19, 2018 In Lakeland University Blog
Chris Gleason, band director and instrumental music teacher at Patrick Marsh Middle School in the Sun Prairie Area School District and the 2017 Wisconsin Middle School Teacher of the Year and finalist for National Teacher of the Year, presented to Lakeland’s Introduction to Education course. Gleason told students that educators must find ways to intrinsically motivate students to learn, and students should want to learn for the sake of learning and not just to get a reward. He also reminded the…
April 19, 2018 In Lakeland University Blog
Lakeland University’s chapter of Psi Chi, the international honor society in psychology, recently inducted eight new members in a ceremony in the Laun Center. The eight new members are: Jack Banks, Brandon Herrin, Zach Mock, Brianna Sandvick, Jennifer Schwartz, Molly Schwibinger, Joe Walcott and Kendra Zipperer. This was the third induction ceremony of the Lakeland chapter, bringing the total number of inductees to 23. Inducted students must be psychology majors and minors. Requirements include a cumulative grade point average that…
April 17, 2018 In Lakeland University Blog
A research study by Lakeland exercise science students won the “Best Original Research Poster Award” at the recent Wisconsin Athletic Trainers Association 43rd annual meeting and symposium. Exercise students Martesia Neal and Dylan Lange presented the study, titled “Kinetic and subjective analysis of knee rollers, hands free crutch, and conventional crutches” in Wisconsin Dells, Wis., on April 13-14. William Ebben, associate professor of exercise science, and current and former exercise science students Josh Reisimer, Casey Takahashi, and Dan Janeshek were…
March 21, 2018 In Lakeland University Blog
For the second time, a team from Monroe High School took top honors at Lakeland University’s Forensic Accounting Competition. This was LU’s sixth consecutive Forensic Fraud Competition, which annually welcomes high schools from around the state to analyze and find solutions for well-publicized financial-based fraud cases. This year’s field included 23 teams from 17 schools. Becker CPA Review sponsors the competition. This year’s case study centered on Frederick Darren Berg, who in 2012 was sentenced to 18 years in prison…
March 6, 2018 In Lakeland University Blog
For the third straight year, Lakeland Associate Professor of Biology Paul Pickhardt will make the kitchen his laboratory. Pickhardt, one of 24 “Men Who Cook,” will prepare a Senegalese mafe—a meal of lamb-shoulder braised in a rich groundnut sauce, topped with lemon-infused parsley that he will serve over a quinoa pilaf for about 300 guests at the popular Safe Harbor fundraiser.The event, set for Saturday, April 7, at Blue Harbor Resort, is open to the public. Reservations must be made…

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