News & Notes
  • August's LEAP will be presented by Britanni Meinnert, instructor of hospitality management. The presentation will focus on teamwork and communication. The presentation will take place on Aug. 13 from 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. in the DVB room in Laun. Lunch will be served.
  • MindFLOW with Rachael Lewinski from Mental Health America
    • Move mindfully through yoga postures that improve focus, body awareness, balance, strength and flexibility while reducing stress. Participants will practice mindfulness, and connect to the breath during the movements. Mindful awareness decreases chance of injury, improves confidence, enhances focus and provides an experience of calm and recovery.
    • Monday, Aug. 12, at 11.30 a.m. (30- or 60-minute options available.) DVB room in the Laun Center. Wear comfortable clothing. Mats provided or bring your own. No experience necessary. FREE.
  • Many of us have a favorite recipe that we make, and we're asking you to share. Lakeland's Employee Engagement Council Social Group is putting together a Lakeland Cookbook and we need everyone's help. Please submit recipes that we could place into the following categories: Soup; Appetizers; Salads; Main Dish; Dessert; Beverage; Breads & Rolls; Misc. (Potpourri). Please type the recipes in https://lakeland.edu/Special/lakeland-cookbook and submit by October 15. Once the book is completed, we'll make sure everyone gets a copy! Please add if there is any allergies that are related to the food item or if they are vegetarian, GF, etc.
  • August 15: Faculty and staff are invited together for yard and card games beginning at 4:30 p.m. in front of the campus center. There will be a cash bar and some snacks. Employees are encouraged to bring a guest.
  • Save the Date! The 2019 Welcome Back Celebration has been schedule for Aug. 26. More details to come.
  • August: Free yoga every Monday from 5-6 p.m. in the Brotz Multipurpose Room.
  • If you would like an updated staff/faculty ID card, please reach out to Jackie Flesch, business office manager, as she is able to create one for you. Her email is: and extension is 2223.