Lake Michigan College News
Browse past news stories for Lake Michigan College in Benton Harbor, MI.
- Lake Michigan College students major in winemaking - WNDU-TV
posted on September 16, 2016 at 09:28:31 pm
The Midwest's only commercial collegiate teaching winery is located in our own back yard. “The students are the ones that are doing all the work,” said Michael Moyer, the Director of the Wine and V ...
- Hanson Technology Center opens at Lake Michigan College - south west michigan
posted on September 15, 2016 at 04:55:02 pm
Energy production, engineering, and machine tools. Mechatronics, skilled trades, and welding programs. They all can be found in the new Hanson Technology Cent ...
- Lake Michigan College receives generous grant for wine education - ABC 57 News
posted on September 15, 2016 at 12:14:36 am
Lake Michigan College students will now have the opportunity to study at the Great Lakes Wine Institute thanks to a $1 million state grant. The institute will be established at the college to prepare students for careers in t ...
- New hires join Lake Michigan College - Herald Palladium
posted on September 6, 2016 at 01:44:40 pm
BENTON TOWNSHIP — Lake Michigan College students returning to fall classes Tuesday will be joined by five new faculty members, as well as two new directors. T ...
- Williamson Employment Services donates scholarships to Lake Michigan College students - HollandSentinel.com
posted on August 5, 2016 at 08:41:00 pm
Williamson Employment Services will donate $4,000 each year in scholarships for Lake Michigan College students studying skilled trades. Six students each semester will receive the Williams ...
- Lake Michigan College to seek capital millage in November - South Bend Tribune
posted on August 2, 2016 at 07:16:19 pm
BENTON HARBOR — Lake Michigan College will place a capital millage proposal on the November ballot, seeking a 0.48 millage rate for 10 years. The decision for the millage proposal was reached by the college's board of trustees during a special meeting ...Lake Michigan College t ...
- Former Lake Michigan College president sues for breach of contract - MiBiz
posted on July 25, 2016 at 12:01:31 am
BENTON HARBOR — The former president of Lake Michigan College claims she got fired last spring after just four months on the job because she found throug ...
- Lake Michigan College reboots president search - ABC 57 News
posted on July 21, 2016 at 01:56:41 pm
Lake Michigan College is still looking for a new president, almost eight months after letting their previous one go. Dr. Jennifer Spielvogel was dismissed as pre ...
- Lake Michigan College continuing its search for a new president - WNDU-TV
posted on July 20, 2016 at 10:51:32 pm
According to our reporting partners at WSJM, the board of trustees opted to expand its search and even brought in additional resources to help. Dr. Bob Harrison wi ...
- Lake Michigan College names area students to academic honor lists - HollandSentinel.com
posted on July 15, 2016 at 07:47:00 pm
Lake Michigan College recently named several area students to its spring 2016 president's and dean's lists. President's list students are Orlando Flo ...
- Lake Michigan College Could Seek Millage This Year - News/Talk 94.9 WSJM
posted on June 22, 2016 at 11:00:18 pm
Leaders at Lake Michigan College are considering the pursuit of a capital improvement millage this November. Mary Klemm, Executive Director of the Lake Mi ...
- Ousted Lake Michigan College President Files Lawsuit - Inside Higher Ed
posted on June 17, 2016 at 07:33:26 am
The former president of Lake Michigan College, Jennifer Spielvogel, filed a lawsuit last week in U.S. District Court against the college and its Board of Tr ...
- Former Lake Michigan College president sues for wrongful termination - WNDU-TV
posted on June 16, 2016 at 10:24:51 am
Terminated just months after taking office, the former Lake Michigan College president is suing for wrongful termination, according to our reporting partners at The Herald-Palla ...
- Former President Sues Lake Michigan College, Asserting Wrongful Dismissal - Chronicle of Higher Education (subscription) (blog)
posted on June 15, 2016 at 06:39:56 pm
Robert Harrison, a former Lake Michigan College president whom Ms. Spielvogel was hired to replace last year upon his retirement, was named acting chief executive of the college. “The ...
- Spielvogel sues Lake Michigan College - Herald Palladium
posted on June 15, 2016 at 10:07:58 am
BENTON TOWNSHIP — Former Lake Michigan College President Jennifer Spielvogel is suing LMC and its Board of Trustees for alleged wrongful termination. Spielvogel ...
- Lake Michigan College Board votes to oust President Spielvogel - Harborcountry News
posted on June 2, 2016 at 05:33:19 pm
According to witness statements collected at the April 8 special meeting that led to Spielvogel's suspension, LMC's president allegedly made defamatory comm ...
- [VIDEO] Lake Michigan College Continues to Pursue Candidate for President - News/Talk 94.9 WSJM
posted on May 25, 2016 at 06:45:51 pm
The board of trustees already vetted Spohr last time around, but will do so again, and also pay a visit to Montcalm Community College, where Spohr is the Vice President for Stude ...
- Former Tri-C vice president fired as president of Lake Michigan College - cleveland.com
posted on May 6, 2016 at 12:14:29 pm
She received $6,000 in an executive discretionary fund to cover organization membership dues, charity events and build relationships with college partners, but instead she purchased personal tickets to a Kenny Chesney concert and made a charitable ...Lake Michigan College president fired months after taking officeWNDU-TVLake ...
- Lake Michigan College Board Terminates President - Inside Higher Ed
posted on May 6, 2016 at 07:42:21 am
cleveland.comThe board at Lake Michigan College voted to fire their new president Thursday after a public hearing. The president, Jennifer Spielvogel, had only been with the community college since January, when she succeeded former president Robert Harrison.Former Tri-C vice president fi ...
- Lake Michigan College President May Be Fired For Improper Spending, Poor Management - University Herald
posted on April 16, 2016 at 11:54:56 am
Lake Michigan College President Jennifer Spielvogel has been suspended last week for improper spending of funds and poor school management. Additionally, she has also been accus ...
- Lake Michigan College Suspends President - Inside Higher Ed
posted on April 14, 2016 at 08:48:51 am
South Bend TribuneLake Michigan College, a community college in Michigan, has suspended and may soon fire its new president, The South Bend Tribune reported. Board members have indicated that the new president, Jennifer Spielvogel, purchased a ceremonial medallion ...Former Tri-C vice presiden ...
- Lake Michigan College suspends new president - WNDU-TV
posted on April 8, 2016 at 09:21:14 pm
We are confident in our ability to continue growing, innovating, and serving our students without compromise,” said Lake Michigan College Board of Truste ...
December 01, 2017
Learn about trending community college topics this week such as San Francisco's move toward free tuition at community colleges and the rise in hunger and homelessness among community college students across the country.
December 01, 2017
This summer will be wrapping up before we know of it, and your first semester at community college is rapidly approaching. Are you ready for it?
December 01, 2017
To encourage students to pursue higher education, some states are considering plans to offer zero-tuition programs at public community colleges. These programs could make college a reality for many young people, however, critics argue such programs would cost taxpayers a significant amount of money.