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September 1, 2015

Mike Bosch has been named the Head Softball Coach at Syracuse University.  Bosch, who has been the interim head coach of the program since June 2015, was an assistant at Syracuse for two NCAA Tournament teams and had a successful 14-year stint as the head coach at Iowa Lakes Community...

August 25, 2015

Iowa Lakes Community College announces the University of Okoboji EMS Conference on Saturday, Oct. 3 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday, Oct. 4 from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. This is a date change from earlier announcements. The conference is at the Dickinson County Expo Building in Spirit...

August 19, 2015

The members of the Board of Trustees of Iowa Lakes Community College were updated Tuesday afternoon on how students of Iowa Lakes benefit from the college’s Computer Center. Bob L’Heureux, Vice President of Administration, introduced Randy Beernink for the presentation. Beernink reported that for many years, Iowa Lakes has partnered...

August 18, 2015

The Estherville Lincoln Central School District and Iowa Lakes Community College are excited to announce the 3rd Annual Back to School Bash for the Estherville Community on Wednesday, Aug. 26 from 5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. on the Estherville campus of Iowa Lakes Community College.  The Back to School Bash...

August 11, 2015

Iowa Lakes Community College is hosting two ‘Express Registration Days’ in August in an effort to help individuals get registered for college classes in a short amount of time. The days will be on Monday, Aug. 17, from 3-6:30 p.m.; and Tuesday, Aug. 18 from 8 a.m. to 4:00 p.m....

August 7, 2015

Iowa Lakes Community College has released its 2015-2016 Convocation schedule. “Our convocation events were implemented as a means of bringing cultural and diverse events to campus and the community,” said Katie Larson, coordinator for the Convocations this coming college year. “The events have proven to be extremely popular among our...

July 24, 2015

Iowa Lakes Community College Foundation appreciates the overwhelming community support of scholarship fund raising events. Students benefit from donor generosity as they pursue college degrees.  Proceeds from the annual Fine Arts Scholarship Event, hosted in October, provide funding for these scholarships. “We are honored to have the opportunity to assist...

July 24, 2015

Students in the Powersports and Power Equipment Technology program are having a raffle to help raise funds for various club activities. Money raised will help them participate in the Skills USA state and national competitions. Students will test their knowledge and skills against others in the country in both motorcycle...

July 23, 2015

The annual Linda Heldt Memorial Laker Scholarship Golf Outing was held on Friday, July 10, at the Estherville Golf Course. Heldt, a long-time, well-respected Iowa Lakes Athletic Department employee, succumbed to pancreatic cancer in 2007. Proceeds from this event provide scholarships for Iowa Lakes Community College student athletes. The event...

July 14, 2015

The members of the Board of Trustees of Iowa Lakes Community College had the opportunity to hear about the college’s Broadcast Technology Career Academy at the Algona Community School District during a meeting Tuesday afternoon in Algona.  Bryan Nelson, who has been teaching the coursework for 17 years, talked about...

July 8, 2015

Iowa Lakes wrestling standout Freddie Rodriguez has been awarded the David Rowlands Male Athlete of the Year Award. This award is presented annually to the most distinguished male athlete in the National Junior College Athletic Association. Rodriguez is the first Iowa Lakes athlete ever to win the prestigious award. It...

July 2, 2015

Iowa Lakes Community College has been named a Certified Higher Academic Military Partner (CHAMP), another next step toward providing quality academic assistance to Veterans and active enlisted members of the military.  This is an extension of work being done by staff at Iowa Lakes over the last several years. As...

July 1, 2015

The Farm Laboratory of Iowa Lakes Community College will host its annual Farm Field Day and Expo on Thursday, July 9, in conjunction with a Tractor Ride sponsored by the Iowa Lakes Foundation.  And, the Expo features a special speaker this year. Bill Northey, Iowa Secretary of Agriculture, will be...

June 29, 2015

Troy Larson, Director of Athletics at Iowa Lakes, announced that Sam Mashburn is the new Head Swimming and Diving Coach at Iowa Lakes Community College. Mashburn is a native of Cumming, Ga.  He swam distance freestyle and backstroke at Mars Hill University in Mars Hill, N. C. After graduation in...

June 24, 2015

Governor Terry Branstad and Lt. Governor Kim Reynolds highlighted the annual Iowa Lakes TRIO Talent Search Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) Camp on Thursday, June 18, with a tour of the classrooms and an address to the STEM campers – and the public. The theme for this year’s camp...

June 24, 2015

Over 150 people put on grass skirts and sunglasses to join the Iowa Lakes Community College Foundation’s 11th annual Dickinson County Scholarship Luau. The Luau took place June 18 at the tropical Barefoot Bar on Lake Okoboji.  Guests enjoyed a Luau themed meal, catered by SanDan’s Catering of Graettinger. The...

June 16, 2015

The Trustees of Iowa Lakes Community College met at the Spencer campus Tuesday afternoon to learn about academic programs at the campus as well as recent changes in preparing individuals from the area to achieve the High School Equivalency Diploma. Mary Faber, Director of the Spencer campus, mentioned the changes...

June 16, 2015

Today students’ lives happen on mobile devices and computers far from campus. A new application available to students for Fall 2015 makes doing homework for classes more available from anywhere. The Iowa Lakes Community College Technology department announced in an orientation session on Tuesday, June 11 that Office 365 Education...

June 15, 2015

The Agriculture Orientation on Monday, June 15 at the Iowa Lakes Community College Emmetsburg campus was a little different this year. In addition to meeting future classmates and registering for classes, new freshmen in the Agriculture programs attended a career fair.  Local representatives from the Agriculture industry were available over...

June 15, 2015

“A home away from home.” That’s how Kerry Belgrave, a native of the Parish of St. John, Barbados, refers to Iowa Lakes Community College. Belgrave came to Emmetsburg in August 2013, after the couple who adopted him moved. With a Bachelor of Science degree in Management Studies from the University...

June 11, 2015

Iowa Lakes Community College Auto Collision Technology student, Cody Bonnstetter of Belmond, was presented with the Adam J. Williams Memorial Scholarship at a small gathering of his classmates on Monday, June 5. Buck and Lee Williams presented the scholarship in memory of their son, Adam J. Williams.  “As a result...

June 11, 2015

Governor Terry Branstad highlights the annual Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) Camp on Thursday, June 18, with a visit and an address to the STEM campers – and the public – starting at 4:10 p.m. After the Governor’s address, STEM campers have the opportunity to ask questions.     ...

June 10, 2015

Enjoy the sights close to home with bus trips sponsored by Iowa Lakes Community College. First explore the Iowa Great Lakes on a trip leaving the Spencer campus at 1:30 p.m. on Wednesday, June 17 and returning around 10:30 p.m.  Visit the Classic Car Museum, Little Swan Lake Winery for...

June 4, 2015

The Jim Hall Outstanding Alumni Award was presented to James Donovan of Baxter, Minn., during the Iowa Lakes Community College Spring Commencement on Friday, May 15. Executive Director of Community and Business Relations, Jolene Rogers, presented the award memorializing Jim Hall, a 1968 Iowa Lakes graduate and strong supporter of...

June 3, 2015

Planting has begun in earnest at the Iowa Lakes Community College garden at the Emmetsburg campus. Community volunteers this year included children from the Emmetsburg Head Start.  While the children planted green beans, Ted Ellis, Jim Stevens and granddaughter Reagan, and Dick Zwart planted 150 pepper plants – a variety...

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