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LSSC Foundation, Inc. receives $20,000 for student scholarships from FCS Foundation

Lake-Sumter State College Foundation, Inc. has received $20,989 from the Florida College System Foundation for three student scholarship programs. “We are appreciative of the generosity and leadership of the Florida College System Foundation for facilitating these scholarship programs on behalf of our students at Lake-Sumter State College and all FCS schools,” said Dr. Laura Byrd,…

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FLDOE Approves PAHCOM Certification for LSSC credit

The Florida Department of Education has approved the nationally recognized Certified Medical Manager – Academic (CMM-A) certification offered by the Professional Association of Health Care Office Management (PAHCOM) as a linked industry certification to LSSC’s Health Information Technology program. The CMM Exam validates knowledge of the Nine Domains of Medical Practice Administration. PAHCOM’s Academic Credentialing…

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LSSC Alumni Graduate from Relay Technician Boot Camp

The summer camp is hosted by Power Grid Engineering LLC. Through this partnership between PGE & LSSC, entry-level electrical engineers have the opportunity to receive hands-on training that focuses on protection and control design in the utility industry. “Our vision was to make an investment into these employees that would increase the learning curve and…

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LSSC Dedicates Ann Dupée Nursing Simulation Center

Lake-Sumter State College and the LSSC Foundation dedicated the Ann Dupée Nursing Simulation Center on the South Lake campus on Monday. “Ann Dupée was a positive force for the South Lake community that she loved so much,” said Dr. Stan Sidor, LSSC President at Monday’s ceremony. “It’s our honor to dedicate this simulation center for…

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LSSC to resume normal operations on 9/5

Update: LSSC to resume normal operations on Thursday, Sept. 5 Tuesday, Sept. 3 at 4:30pm Lake-Sumter State College will reopen for normal operations on Thursday, Sept. 5. All classes will resume and occur as scheduled on Thursday. Faculty and staff should report to work on their normal schedules. Tomorrow, members of the College’s Emergency Management…

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LSSC Foundation receives $115,000 grant from Duke Energy Foundation

Lake-Sumter State College Foundation, Inc. received a $115,000 grant from the Duke Energy Foundation to create powerful communities in Lake & Sumter Counties through the College’s Energy Utility Institute located in Sumter County. Lake-Sumter State College is one of 18 organizations in Florida to collectively receive $715,000 in grants from the Duke Energy Foundation. “We…

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LSSC Foundation, Inc. Receives National Endowment for the Arts Grant

The National Endowment for the Arts is awarding the Lake-Sumter State College Foundation, Inc. a grant of $10,000 to support the 2019-2020 George O. Pringle Performing Arts Series. “All Americans should have access to the arts,” said Mary Anne Carter, acting chairman of the National Endowment for the Arts. “Grants such as this one to…

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Lakehawk Volleyball Opens Season No. 15 in Nation

Charlotte, NC – With the 2019 season set to start up in a little over 24 hours, news out of the NJCAA National Office has the Lake-Sumter State College Lakehawks ranked in the top 20 for the first time in program history. The NJCAA released their 2019 preseason poll Monday afternoon which highlighted the top…

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LSSC to test Emergency Alert System on August 2

As part of its ongoing commitment to campus safety, Lake-Sumter State College will test its Emergency Alert System on Friday, August 2, 2019, at 10:00am. The emergency alert will be sent via text message, email, phone call, desktop phones in campus offices, the College’s main Facebook and Twitter accounts, and on the website. All LSSC…

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LSSC Continuing Education Announces August Courses

Lake-Sumter State College’s Continuing Education will offer new life-long learning and professional learning courses in August. Continuing Education courses are non-credit courses offered to support or enhance business, industry, government, and general recreation in the communities of Lake and Sumter Counties. To register for a course, visit LSSC.edu/CE or contact Continuing Education at 352-435-5038 or…

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CareerSource Central Florida opens Leesburg location on LSSC campus

CareerSource Central Florida (CSCF) announced its new location at Lake-Sumter State College (LSSC) in a grand opening ceremony with community leaders, government officials and business partners throughout both counties. This first-ever college-based CSCF career center aligns an educational institution with the local workforce board to connect career seekers – particularly those students or alumni who…

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Tuition & Fees for Fall 2019 Posting to Students Accounts on July 22

Tuition and fees for students registered for Fall 2019 courses will be added to student accounts starting on July 22, 2019. Review your Student Account To view your amount due for Fall 2019, log into LOIS and choose view Touchnet Student Account. Financial Aid After tuition & fees for Fall 2019, the financial aid award…