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Academic Calendar

Here is the Calendar of events for OLC.

  • October 12th 2015
    • 8:30am: Native American Day Holiday (no classes)
  • October 16th 2015
    • 10:00am: Piya Wiconi Okolakiciye
  • October 23rd 2015
    • 9:00am: Education Dept. Mtg.
  • November 6th 2015
    • 10:00am: All Staff Mtg.
  • November 9th 2015
    • 8:30am: Registration for Spring Begins
  • November 11th 2015
    • 8:30am: Veteran's Day Holiday (classes meet)
  • November 13th 2015
    • 9:00am: Lakota Studies Mtg.
    • 10:00am: Piya Wiconi Okolakiciye
  • November 20th 2015
    • 9:00am: Education Dept. Mtg.
  • November 26th 2015
    • 8:30am: Thanksgiving Day Holiday (no classes)

Plant Management


Leonard Ferguson, Plant Management Director, Phone
Sean Fast Horse, Assistant Maintainance/Janitor, Phone
Angel Vasquez, Assistant Maintainance/Janitor, Phone
Curtis White Crane, Temporary Janitor, Phone

The mission and purpose of the Oglala Lakota College Maintenance Department are to ensure that the college campus is secure, sanitary, and groomed by incorporating daily and yearly preventive maintenance of structures and equipment, including all necessary repairs.

The college campus is comprised of six buildings: the Main Administrative building, the Education Department building, the Lakota Culture building, the Applied Sciences building, the Library building, the OLC Bookstore building, and the Lakota Culture Science and Technology building. It is the duty of the maintenance department to ensure that these buildings are kept in peak operational condition. This includes, but is not limited to, daily trash removal; stocking restrooms with tissue paper/towels; cleaning, mopping, and waxing floors; sanitizing high traffic areas; maintaining building functionality and regular inspection of furnace units and filters. In addition to regular maintenance and repair, water samples are taken on a quarterly basis, the lagoon is maintained, large and small pieces of equipment, i.e., vehicles, bobcat, floor scrubbers/polishers, are maintained and warranties are checked to ensure they are in effect; grounds are maintained; parking lots are cleared of snow. Also included are the administrative duties of the Director such as filing, inventory, ordering supplies, filling out incident reports, and supervisory oversight of personnel within the department.