December 2018
Happy Holidays

Just a brief December newsletter before everyone gets swept away in the holiday rush.

December 2018 Laker Log

Check out the December edition of the Laker Log Lite, a condensed version of our full Laker Log. Lite editions will be released twice annually, between the spring and fall editions of the full Laker Log. This edition features alumni class notes, weddings, friends we'll miss, upcoming events and brief snapshots of current events at LSSU.


Senior Research Projects

See a brief description of the significance of senior projects at LSSU, along with a complete list of student projects for December 2018 graduates. 

Laker Hockey
December 30-31 - Great Lakes Invitational Hockey, Little Caesars Arena, Detroit
Dec. 30
- LSSU vs. MSU, 4pm
 Dec. 30  - Hockey social, Kid Rock's Made in Detroit Restaurant,   6:30pm   
 Dec. 31  - LSSU vs. U of M or Mich Tech, 11:30am/2:30pm 

Red Wings
December 31 - LSSU outing at Red Wings vs Panthers, 7:30pm, Little Caesars Arena. Click Here for Red Wings tickets with GLI Tickets.

January 3 - Lake State After Hours, View Bar, Sault Ste. Marie, Ont., 5:00 pm

January 19 - Laker Hockey Tailgate at Rounders in Mankato, MN, 5:30 pm CST; 
Laker hockey at. Minnesota-Mankato, Verizon Center, 7:00 pm CST

January 26 - Laker Hockey Tailgate at Lukenda Alumni House, 5:30pm; 
Laker hockey vs. Bemidji , Abel Arena, 7:00 pm

February 2  - Laker Hockey Tailgate in Big Rapids,  TBD, 5:30 pm;  Laker hockey at Ferris State , Ewigleben Arena, 7:00 pm

February 7
- Lake State After Hours, 5pm, Cooper gym; 
Laker Basketball vs. Wayne State, 5:30 & 7:30pm, Cooper Gym

February 10 - Laker group outing at Soo Greyhounds hockey game, GFL Memorial Gardens, 2:07 pm

February 16 - Laker Basketball vs. Northern Michigan, 1 & 3pm, Cooper Gym; Basketball Alumni Weekend, Cooper Gym & Moloney's Alley

February 23 - Laker Hockey Tailgate, Iron Bay Restaurant, Marquette, 5:30 pm; 
Laker hockey at NMU, Berry Events Center, 7:00 pm

March 1 - Laker hockey Tailgate, Lukenda Alumni House, 5:30pm; 
Laker hockey vs. Ferris State , Taffy Abel Arena, 7:00 pm

Holiday closure on campus: Academic and administrative offices at LSSU close for the holidays from Wednesday, December 19 through Tuesday, January 1. The university reopens for business on Wednesday, January 2 and students return to campus to begin spring semester January 7. The Norris Center and Student Activity Center have limited holiday hours. LSSU's Public Safety office is staffed 24/7.
Laker Log Cloth
Traveling over the holidays? Bring your Laker Log
along! Ask for one ofour Log Around the World microfiber cloths or just print the cover from an online Log. Take a photo of yourself with a Laker Log in all the interesting and unique places you visit, and send it to We'll put you up on our website, include you in the next digital Laker Log and give you your 15 minutes of fame.
Check out the alumni home page for information about alumni events and programs, to update your information with LSSU and to join the Alumni Association.

Best wishes from your Alumni Association for a Holiday full of Peace and Joy and a New Year filled with Faith and Hope .
For the Blue & Gold,
Susan (Frohmader) Fitzpatrick '87 - Life Member
Director of Alumni Relations