Tag: Central Lakes College

Central Lakes College Partners with the Mid-Minnesota Women’s Center to Raise Funds

(BRAINERD, MN) — This month, Central Lakes College has announced that they are collaborating with the Mid-Minnesota Women’s Center to collect donations to help local women in need. We spoke with Shannon Wussow, the Executive Director of the MMWC, along with Jill Lechner, a faculty member in CLC’s nursing program, and Amy Meyer, the president…
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April 13, 2021 0

Central Lakes College Monthly Update with Dr. Hara Charlier

(BRAINERD, MN) — For our monthly update out of Central Lakes College for the month of April, we spoke with the school’s president, Dr. Hara Charlier. Dr. Charlier began by talking about the school’s budget request, as it is time to speak with state legislators to get that done. As COVID restrictions continue to loosen,…
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April 8, 2021 0

Central Lakes College adds Human Services degree

By Paul Vold kkinradio@embarqmail.com (3/22/21) (Brainerd, MN) — Central Lakes College of Brainerd and Staples will be adding Human Services A.A.S. degree to their vast array of programs beginning the Fall of 2021. This news comes off the heels of recent data from the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development showing the employment of…
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March 22, 2021 0

Central Lakes College adds Sauer to FBM program

By Paul Vold kkinradio@embarqmail.com (3/16/21) (Brainerd, MN) — Central Lakes College is adding another staff member to their Farm Business Management program. Tricia Sauer will serve as CLC’s new Specialty Crops Farm Business Management instructor in providing technical and economic expertise to specialty crops growers interested in the program. Sauer has a Master of Professional…
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March 16, 2021 0

Central Lakes College Monthly Update with Dr. Hara Charlier

(BRAINERD, MN) — For our monthly update with Central Lakes College, we spoke with the school’s president, Dr. Hara Charlier. It is currently spring break at CLC, and Dr. Charlier says the time off is well-deserved for both students and faculty. As the spring semester enters its latter stages, Dr. Charlier looked ahead to the…
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March 11, 2021 0

CLC Cultural Thursday program with Lori-Beth Larsen

By Paul Vold kkinradio@embarqmail.com (3/1/21) (Brainerd, MN) — A Central Lakes College instructor will present her experience of growing up in another part of the world for the Cultural Thursday program on Thursday, March 4th. CLC English and Global Studies instructor Lori-Beth Larsen will speak on growing up in Papua New Guinea, which will be…
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March 1, 2021 0

Central Lakes College Monthly Update – February 2021

(BRAINERD, MN) — To get our monthly update with Central Lakes College, we spoke with the school’s president, Dr. Hara Charlier. Dr. Charlier first drew attention to the fact that February is Career and Technical Education Month at CLC and discussed some of the things that would be going on. The school is also commemorating…
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February 8, 2021 0

Central Lakes College adds Associates of Fine Arts Degree

By Paul Vold kkinradio@embarqmail.com (1/19/21) (Brainerd, MN) — Central Lakes College of Brainerd and Staples are offering students a new major in the Liberal Arts Program. Students can major in music for the first time with the introduction of the college’s Associate of Fine Arts Degree in Music. The new degree is designed for students…
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January 19, 2021 0

Central Lakes College Monthly Update – January 2021

(BRAINERD, MN) — Central Lakes College’s spring semester is now underway, and to get our monthly update with the school, we spoke with the school’s president, Dr. Hara Charlier. Dr. Charlier began by taking a look back on the fall semester for 2020; she admitted it was one of the most difficult semesters she’s been…
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January 14, 2021 0

Central Lakes College to expand Farm Business Management program in 2021

By Paul Vold kkinradio@embarqmail.com (12/21/20) (Brainerd, MN) — Central Lakes College, in principle, will be expanding their Farm Business Management program from Ridgewater College, which will take place July 1st, 2021. The plan in transition involves Ridgewater College transferring FBM program to CLC as well as Minnesota West Community and Technical College. The collaboration between…
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December 21, 2020 0