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The Achieve 360 skill builder series, “mind.blown.” returns for spring semester

LCC’s Achieve 360 Skill Builder Series, “mind.blown.” returns for the spring 2020 semester today 11a.m.-1:30p.m. in the Gannon Building Commons. Stop by for freebies, food or a good laugh!

The mind.blown. series teaches life, study and emotional skills through fun, engaging activities. It is a collegewide student support initiative to help bridge the gap between academic and personal skills as well as a way to connect students with on- and off-campus resources.

Can’t make it today? Catch the mind.blown team’s “eat stuff and learn things” events Wednesdays in the Success Lounge (back of the StarZone) from 11a.m.-1p.m. throughout the spring semester.

Questions? Contact the Academic Success Coaching Team at 517-483-1924.

Students, faculty and staff are invited to attend the two-day Career Center Grand Re-opening Celebration Jan. 21-22

Explore the newly renovated Career Center, meet your career advisor and enjoy free food and activities 11a.m-1p.m. Jan. 21-22 in GB 2219.

Jan. 21: Meet your career advisor, explore the new space, and enjoy free food and activities.

Jan. 22: Grab a bite to eat and hear from guest speaker and local entrepreneur, Tony Willis

Learn more at

LCC employees are invited to the Silver Bells in the City Parade Watch Party

Stay warm inside LCC’s Gannon Building and watch the Annual Silver Bells in the City parade on the big screen. This year’s event features food trucks, a holiday costume contest, Disney’s Frozen character appearances, face painting by LCC art students, live music by LCC music students and faculty, and other fun activities.

Employees are welcome to bring friends and family. RSVP with your number of guests and view all activities at

Silver Bells in the City Parade Watch Party from 5:30 – 8 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 22.

After the parade, the 14th Annual Silver Bells in the City Radio Play will take place at Dart Auditorium. This year, live audience members will enjoy Back to the Present is a quirky holiday-themed parody of Back to the Future written by LCC’s own Daedalian Lowry. Doors open at 7:30 p.m., show begins around 8 p.m.

A holiday-themed “Back to the Future” parody comes to Dart Auditorium for Silver Bells

Immediately following the Silver Bells in the City parade (and watch party in Gannon), head to LCC’s Dart Auditorium to take part in a live audience experience during this year’s radio play.  Back to the Present, a semi-parody of Back to the Future with a holiday twist will also air on LCC Radio 89.7FM WLNZ.

Learn more at

14th Annual WLNZ Silver Bells in the City Radio Play 8 p.m. (ish) in LCC’s Dart Auditorium on Friday, Nov. 22.

Cybersecurity career exploration event comes to West Campus Nov. 7

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Attendees will learn about exciting careers in cybersecurity, explore educational opportunities and tour LCC’s West Campus.

Students, parents and community members are invited to learn about career opportunities in Cybersecurity. Local professionals and LCC faculty will present on the wide variety of career options and education/training needed to enter into this growing field.

Reserve your spot at

EVENT DETAILS: Thursday, Nov. 7 from 4 – 7 p.m. at LCC’s West Campus, 5708 Cornerstone Dr., Lansing, MI 48917

Free dinner, parking and giveaways included.

For questions or for businesses wishing to participate, please contact Sheri Alexis at 517-483-1159 or This event is free and open to the public.

Test your mood Oct. 23 in the StarZone

Students, faculty and staff can learn more about depression, anxiety, and other mood disorders that affect many college students. You can also gain access to free, anonymous, online screenings.

• Depression
• Anxiety
• Bipolar Disorder
• Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder

Test Your Mood
GB StarZone
10/23 | 10 am – 1:30 pm

Presented by Counseling Services
To talk confidentially with a counselor, please contact the Center for Student Support at 517-483-1924.

MSU advisors to host on-campus information sessions for LCC students

MSU advisors will host on-campus information sessions for LCC students who intend to transfer on Oct. 14, 15 21 and 22.

Three one-hour sessions on both days:
>10:30 a.m.
>1:30 p.m.
>3:30 p.m.

During this session, students will learn about the MSU application process, what tasks they need to complete as LCC students transferring to MSU, and schedule individual appointments with MSU advisors to create an LCC to MSU plan.

Students of all majors may sign up at the Advising Desk in the StarZone or call 517-483-1957, option 4.

Please share this information with your students.

Math faculty and the Learning Commons team up for Math Exam Prep Parties

Beginning September 9, students in Math 121, 122, 151, 152 and 253 can prepare for the five exams throughout the fall semester with peers, tutors and instructors.

During the Math Exam Prep Parties, students can complete practice tests and receive additional instruction to master the material for an upcoming exam as well as enjoy light snacks and beverages.

For the Math Exam Prep Party schedule, visit