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SLC's Alonzo Kelly gives leadership seminar, keynote speech at Army base

Posted by on 17 December 2014

SLC's Alonzo Kelly gives leadership seminar, keynote speech at Army base

As Alonzo Kelly stood behind the speaker’s podium at Fort Drum, a U.S. Army base in northern New York state, he looked out over the group of military personnel — fully aware that any one of them could be deployed at a moment’s notice.

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Silver Lake College announces winter graduates

Posted by on 15 December 2014

Silver Lake College announces winter graduates

Silver Lake College held its 77th Commencement Ceremony on Dec. 13 at the Franciscan Center for Music Education and Performance.

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Bishop Morneau receives honorary degree from Silver Lake College

Posted by on 15 December 2014

Bishop Morneau receives honorary degree from Silver Lake College

The Most Reverend Robert Morneau, Auxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Green Bay, was awarded an honorary degree from Silver Lake College for his life’s spiritual work and his dedication to the college.

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Weekly SLC sports roundup: SLC women's basketball team rises to the top of USCAA D1 standings

Posted by on 14 December 2014

Weekly SLC sports roundup: SLC women's basketball team rises to the top of USCAA D1 standings

The Silver Lake College women’s basketball team entered its winter break on a high note, defeating Andrews University 78-21 on Sunday in Berrien Springs, Mich.

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Silver Lake College named to the 2014 President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll

Posted by on 10 December 2014

Silver Lake College named to the 2014 President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll

Silver Lake College has been named to the 2014 President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll in the General Community Service category.

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SLC's Sister Lorna Zemke to receive Forrai Award

Posted by on 10 December 2014

SLC's Sister Lorna Zemke to receive Forrai Award

Sister Lorna Zemke, a longtime music professor at Silver Lake College, has been named a recipient of the 2015 International Katalin Forrai Award.

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19 baby blankets made at Journey to Bethlehem event

Posted by on 10 December 2014

19 baby blankets made at Journey to Bethlehem event

As a part of its Advent collection of baby items for The Crossing, Hope House and Pregnancy Resource Center, the Department of Education at Silver Lake College recently sponsored a Journey to Bethlehem.

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Weekly sports roundup: SLC men, women defeat FVTC in basketball

Posted by on 7 December 2014

Weekly sports roundup: SLC men, women defeat FVTC in basketball

SLC men, women defeat FVTC in basketball
The Silver Lake College men’s basketball team dominated Fox Valley Technical College from start to finish.
The Lakers stormed to a 40-27 halftime lead en route to a 74-47 victory on Dec. 1 in Appleton.
SLC sophomore Stevens Alexis was a force inside, pulling down 18 rebounds – twice as many as any FVTC player – and adding 13 points on six-of-10 shooting from the field.
Junior John Duke and freshman Jordan Portee each finished with a game-high 15 points for the Lakers.
SLC shot 43 percent (33-of-77) from the field, while holding FVTC to 26 percent (16-of-62) shooting from the field. The Lakers also forced 29 turnovers.
UW-Parkside 89, Silver Lake College 51
Duke finished with 14 points and seven rebounds, and senior Carl Jean came off the bench to add 10 points, but the Lakers lost to the Rangers on Dec. 4 in Somers, Wis.
Alexis added nine rebounds for SLC, while Lundberg, Portee and freshman Stanley Durbin each had five points.
Robert Morris 72, Silver Lake College 56
Alexis shot six-for-10 from the field and finished with 14 points and 10 rebounds, but the Lakers fell short in their game on Dec. 7 in Arlington Heights, Ill.
Duke added a game-high 16 points for SLC, while teammate senior Kyle Lundberg had seven points. 
WOMEN
Silver Lake College 85, Fox Valley Technical College 69
Five Lakers scored in double figures as SLC bounced back from a 39-35 halftime deficit to defeat FVTC on Dec. 1 in Appleton.
SLC junior Kaela Cheesman made six three-pointers en route to a team-high 20 points.
Also in double figures for the Lakers were junior Jordan Barbeau with 16 points, including three three-pointers; freshmen Danielle Byrum with 14 points; junior Raelyn Woock with 13 points and nine rebounds; and junior Courtney Clavers with 10 points and eight rebounds.
Also for the Lakers, sophomore Amanda Kudick added nine rebounds, eight assists and three steals.
Judson 80, Silver Lake College 51
The Lakers were slowed by a rash of injuries in a loss on Dec. 3 in Elgin, Ill., to Judson, an NAIA Division 2 opponent.
SLC played well early on, holding a five-point lead with nine minutes remaining in the first half. But Judson slowly chipped away at that lead and pulled away for the victory.
Leading the Lakers was Woock with 16 points and Barbeau with 12 points.
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The Silver Lake College men’s basketball team dominated Fox Valley Technical College from start to finish.

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West Foundation gift covers cost of SLC Fitness Center

Posted by on 4 December 2014

West Foundation gift covers cost of SLC Fitness Center

MANITOWOC — Silver Lake College is pleased to announce that the Ruth St. John and John Dunham West Foundation, Inc. has provided a financial gift to cover renovation and equipment for a Fitness Center being developed on campus.

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SLC hosts Scholarship Awards Program

Posted by on 3 December 2014

SLC hosts Scholarship Awards Program

MANITOWOC — Silver Lake College held its Scholarship Awards Program on Wednesday, Dec. 3, at the Franciscan Center for Music Education and Performance.

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