Biology Department & Graduate Seminar Series - Fall 2013

Event Date: 
Friday, November 15, 2013 - 2:30pm to 3:30pm
Event Location: 
ATAC 1010 (Thunder Bay campus), OA 1025 (Orillia campus)
Event Fee: 
Free
Event Contact Name: 
Dr. Joseph Carney
Event Contact Phone: 
807-766-7223
Event Contact E-mail: 
Event Contact Web: 
Guest speaker Dr. Jim Hare, Department of Biological Sciences, University of Manitoba, will be presenting a seminar entitled "The best of a bad situation: reliable information in ground squirrel alarm calls". All welcome to this free seminar.

The Mineral Sector in Northwestern Ontario: An Economic Driver!

Event Date: 
Tuesday, November 19, 2013 - 8:00pm to 9:00pm
Event Location: 
Lakehead University, ATAC, Room 2019
Event Fee: 
Free. Everyone is welcome!
Event Contact Name: 
Dr. Michel S. Beaulieu
Event Contact Phone: 
(807) 343-8341
Event Contact E-mail: 
Event Contact Web: 
The Department of History and the Thunder Bay Branch of the Canadian International Council are pleased to host John Mason, Thunder Bay Economic Development Commission, who will speak on "The Mineral Sector in Northwestern Ontario: An Economic Driver!" Further information (including the speakers bio) can be found at http://history.lakeheadu.ca

Work-In-Progress Series

Event Date: 
Monday, November 18, 2013 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Event Location: 
AT2021
Event Fee: 
Free
Event Contact Name: 
Cynthia Haggerty
Event Contact Phone: 
343-8292
Event Contact E-mail: 
Event Contact Web: 

LUSU Campus Market

Event Date: 
Wednesday, November 20, 2013 - 10:00am to 2:00pm
Event Location: 
The Agora
Event Fee: 
Event Contact Name: 
Jody Mitchell
Event Contact Phone: 
343-8889
Event Contact E-mail: 
Event Contact Web: 

The Holiday Market Series features local artisans and food producers with an exquisite array of items for the gift giving season. The LUSU Campus Market exists to improve access to the region. The Campus Market also provides a venue for local farmers and artisans to sell goods, thereby helping to build a stronger local economy.

LUSU Annual General Meeting

Event Date: 
Thursday, November 7, 2013 - 3:00pm
Event Location: 
The Study Coffeehouse/OA 2014
Event Fee: 
Event Contact Name: 
LUSU President
Event Contact Phone: 
807-343-8259
Event Contact E-mail: 
Event Contact Web: 

Enjoy free food courtesy of LUSU , learn about upcoming events and student issues, and have your voice heard. Every student gets a vote.

AGENDA: -LUSU Executive Reports -Approval of Audited Financial Statements & Auditor's Report -Appointment of Auditor -Q&A For more information visit the LUSU Office or contact president@lusu.ca

Psi Chi Induction Ceremony in the Agora

Event Date: 
Friday, November 1, 2013 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm
Event Location: 
The Agora
Event Fee: 
Free
Event Contact Name: 
Wendy Leppanen
Event Contact Phone: 
807-629-5412
Event Contact E-mail: 
Event Contact Web: 

Psi Chi is an international honourary society that celebrates academic success and scientific advancement in the field of psychology.

Lakehead University is the 3rd chapter in Canada to receive membership and will be hosting its inaugural ceremony for the first group of inductees on Friday, Nov. 1 in the Agora from 1-3 pm.

Lakehead University is also happy to welcome Dr. Paul Hettich, a Psi Chi Honour Society International Ambassador from DePaul University. He will be giving a lecture entitled Surviving Your First Year in the Workplace with a Baccalaureate Degree as part of the Faculty Distinguished Speaker Series.

Please join us for this prestigious event and learn more about the benefits of Psi Chi membership. Refreshments will be served after the ceremony. Questions can be sent to Wendy Leppanen via wtleppan@lakeheadu.ca.

D2L Basics Training

Event Date: 
Wednesday, November 20, 2013 - 11:30am to 12:30pm
Event Location: 
ATAC-3003 Computer Lab
Event Fee: 
Event Contact Name: 
Jenn Manion
Event Contact Phone: 
346-7730
Event Contact E-mail: 
Event Contact Web: 

The Office of Continuing Education and Distributed Learning is pleased to offer faculty and teaching staff an additional Desire2Learn (D2L) workshop.

This hands-on workshop will focus on the basics of D2L. Participants will learn how to navigate D2L and upload content, best practices, and how to access the myriad of resources intended to assist you in tailoring your course site.

Here is the schedule for up-coming D2L Basics Workshop in ATAC-3003 computer lab:

  • Mon., Nov. 11 from 11 am - 12 noon
  • Thurs., Nov. 14 from 3-4 pm
  • Wed., Nov. 20 from 11:30 am- 12:30 pm
  • Tues., Nov. 26 from 9:30 - 10:30 am
  • Tues., Dec. 3 from 11 am - 12 noon
  • Thurs., Jan. 2 from 11 am - 12 noon
  • Fri., Jan. 3 from 11 am - 12 noon

To register for D2L Basics or to make an appointment for a one-to-one session, please email cedl@lakeheadu.ca.

D2L Basics Training

Event Date: 
Thursday, November 14, 2013 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Event Location: 
ATAC-3003 Computer Lab
Event Fee: 
Event Contact Name: 
Jenn Manion
Event Contact Phone: 
346-7730
Event Contact E-mail: 
Event Contact Web: 

The Office of Continuing Education and Distributed Learning is pleased to offer faculty and teaching staff an additional Desire2Learn (D2L) workshop.

This hands-on workshop will focus on the basics of D2L. Participants will learn how to navigate D2L and upload content, best practices, and how to access the myriad of resources intended to assist you in tailoring your course site.

Here is the schedule for up-coming D2L Basics Workshop in ATAC-3003 computer lab:

  • Mon., Nov. 11 from 11 am - 12 noon
  • Thurs., Nov. 14 from 3-4 pm
  • Wed., Nov. 20 from 11:30 am- 12:30 pm
  • Tues., Nov. 26 from 9:30 - 10:30 am
  • Tues., Dec. 3 from 11 am - 12 noon
  • Thurs., Jan. 2 from 11 am - 12 noon
  • Fri., Jan. 3 from 11 am - 12 noon

To register for D2L Basics or to make an appointment for a one-to-one session, please email cedl@lakeheadu.ca.

D2L Basics Training

Event Date: 
Monday, November 11, 2013 - 11:00am to 12:00pm
Event Location: 
ATAC-3003 Computer Lab
Event Fee: 
Event Contact Name: 
Jenn Manion
Event Contact Phone: 
346-7730
Event Contact E-mail: 
Event Contact Web: 

The Office of Continuing Education and Distributed Learning is pleased to offer faculty and teaching staff an additional Desire2Learn (D2L) workshop.

This hands-on workshop will focus on the basics of D2L. Participants will learn how to navigate D2L and upload content, best practices, and how to access the myriad of resources intended to assist you in tailoring your course site.

Here is the schedule for up-coming D2L Basics Workshop in ATAC-3003 computer lab:

  • Mon., Nov. 11 from 11 am - 12 noon
  • Thurs., Nov. 14 from 3-4 pm
  • Wed., Nov. 20 from 11:30 am- 12:30 pm
  • Tues., Nov. 26 from 9:30 - 10:30 am
  • Tues., Dec. 3 from 11 am - 12 noon
  • Thurs., Jan. 2 from 11 am - 12 noon
  • Fri., Jan. 3 from 11 am - 12 noon

To register for D2L Basics or to make an appointment for a one-to-one session, please email cedl@lakeheadu.ca.

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