LCO AM Vets Create Scholarship

LCO Am Vets Post 1998, contributed a scholarship to Lac Courte Oreilles Ojibwe College December 20, 2019. The gift was presented by the LCO AM Vets Fundraising Committee, Clifton Korn (Mandaamin), Gary Quaderer, Sr., and Paul D. Wharton, to the College’s Board of Regents Vice-Chair, Monica Chase, Secretary Daryl Coons, Jr., and General Counsel James Schlender, Jr. “This scholarship is something the LCO AM Vets is looking to make an annual event, the funds are the results of our annual activities and fund-raising events” shares Gary Quaderer, Sr., Financial Officer for the LCO AM Vets. The LCO AM Vets also contribute to LCO Schools, Hayward, and Winters School Districts, this is the first ti

Student Spotlight: Bernice Mixsooke

About you: I am a single mother to three beautiful children, a 1st descendant of the St. Croix Chippewa Indians of Wisconsin and descendant of the Native Village of Unakaleet, I graduated from Washburn County High School in 2012. I am pursing a Liberal Arts Major at the St. Croix Outreach Site. Why did you decide to pursue a college degree with Lac Courte Oreilles Ojibwe College? I was once told a while back that time is going to pass by no matter what, you might as well get a degree. It made so much sense to me because lots of people my age had already received their bachelors degree. I could do that too. I want to push myself up to the next level of careers instead of a regular job. The LC

Lac Courte Oreilles Ojibwa Community College Changes Name

Lac Courte Oreilles Ojibwa Community College has announced a name change, changing to Lac Courte Oreilles Ojibwe College. This announcement comes from community conversations, community surveys, and the announcement of pilot bachelor’s degree courses. The Lac Courte Oreilles Ojibwe College Board of Regents authorized the name change and the Lac Courte Oreilles Tribal Governing Board authorized a change to the College’s charter to reflect the new name effective November 15, 2019. Dr. Russell Swagger, President of Lac Courte Oreilles Ojibwe College shared that “the reason for dropping the word ‘Community’ is to demonstrate to internal and external stakeholders that we are transforming and posi

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13466 W. Trepania Rd.
Hayward, WI 54843

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Hayward, WI 54843


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