Student Spotlight: Tom J. Butler, Sr.

Major: Accounting and Native American Studies About you: I am a Lac Courte Oreilles tribal member and I was born and raised on the Lac Courte Oreilles reservation. I was raised by my parents and have two siblings 8 and 10 years my senior. I have kept my traditional roots and culture a focal point of anything I do, and I believe maintaining that has greatly impacted my life for the better. Lastly, I am a single father of three; when I am not furthering my education and career, I’m dedicating all of my time and resources to them. Why did you decide to pursue a college degree with Lac Courte Oreilles Ojibwa Community College? I moved away for a few years and upon returning, I decided that th

Lac Courte Oreilles Ojibwa Community College Receives SEEDS Grant

Lac Courte Oreilles Ojibwa Community College recently received the Scholarly Emergence for Environmental Design and Stewardship (SEEDS) grant for $50,000 from the American Indian College Fund. SEEDS’ purpose is to support building program, faculty, and institutional capacity at tribal colleges and universities to strengthen and expand curriculum, faculty development, degree programs, and student success in the field of environmental sciences and related fields. “This grant gives students in our Agriculture and Natural Resources program the opportunity to learn more about preservation of Native life ways related to environmental stewardship and sustainability.” said Dr. Deb Anderson, faculty

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Lac Courte Oreilles Ojibwe College (LCOOC) is a non-profit Ojibwe tribal community college.  We are an open-door institution which welcomes anyone who would like to work toward a better tomorrow.  LCOOC does not discriminate based upon race and will not deny admission to any Native student regardless of tribal enrollment or affiliation. We are compliant with Title IX which prohibits discrimination on the basis of sex.


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13466 W. Trepania Rd.
Hayward, WI 54843

Phone: 715.634.4790
Toll-Free: 888.526.6221
Fax: 715.634.5049

LCOOC Sustainable Agriculture Research Station

13457W Froemel Rd.

Hayward, WI 54843


Phone: 715.634.9666


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