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LCO Ojibwa College Hosting Dinner With the President

The President of the Lac Courte Oreilles Community College invites to you and your family to share a dinner and to discuss the exciting changes happening at the college. Chili, Frybread, and some great conversation, Tuesday September 17th at the Reserve Elderly Center and Tuesday September 24th at the New Post Elderly Center.

As we implement our strategic plan and develop a new master facility plan, we know our future success depends on meeting the community’s needs. We want your input on how we’ve been doing recently – and what we can do to continue to provide access to high quality education that strengthens our community.

Dr. Swagger, President of Lac Courte Oreilles Ojibwa Community College will share updates on the development of athletic teams for the College, our application to the National Junior College Athletic Association. LCOOCC’s growth in offering pilot Bachelor degree courses, the accreditation process, and what that means for updating the College name. The increase in student enrollment and subsequent increase in staff, and development of the master facility plan to include student and family housing. Lastly, Dr. Swagger will share details on the upcoming inaugural Seven Generational Inter-Tribal Leadership Summit scheduled for October 3 & 4th.

“As Lac Courte Oreilles Ojibwa Community College continues to grow, expanding our academic offerings to include Bachelor degree programs, we need to ensure that every aspect of the College grows as well – from offering housing, to adding athletic programs, and making sure that our name and brand are effective” says Dr. Russell Swagger.

Reserve Elderly Center

September 17, 2019

6:00 – 8:00 pm

New Post Elderly Center

September 24, 2019

6:00 – 8:00 pm

About Lac Courte Oreilles Ojibwa Community College

The Lac Courte Oreilles Ojibwa Community College mission is to provide Anishinaabe communities with post-secondary and continuing education while advancing the language, culture, and history of the Ojibwa.

Lac Courte Oreilles Ojibwa Community College (LCOOCC) is a non-profit Ojibwe tribal community college. Our focus is to help Native students advance themselves in the world, while studying their own history and language. We are an open-door institution which welcomes anyone who would like to work toward a better tomorrow. LCOOCC does not discriminate based upon race and will not deny admission to any Native student regardless of tribal enrollment or affiliation.

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