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.

D2L Basics Training

Event Date: 
Tuesday, December 3, 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: 

Home for the Holidays

Event Date: 
Thursday, November 21, 2013 - 10:00am to 3:00pm
Event Location: 
Orillia Campus- Learning Commons
Event Fee: 
We will be selling hats to raise awareness for homelessness in Simcoe County. They will be $10 each.
Event Contact Name: 
Alyson Walters
Event Contact Phone: 
289-264-6024
Event Contact E-mail: 
Event Contact Web: 

Biology Department & Graduate Seminar Series - Fall 2013

Event Date: 
Friday, November 8, 2013 - 2:30pm to 3:30pm
Event Location: 
ATAC 1010 (Thunder Bay campus), OA 1025 (Orillia campus)
Event Fee: 
Free
Event Contact Name: 
Dr. Azim Mallik
Event Contact Phone: 
807-343-8927
Event Contact E-mail: 
Event Contact Web: 
Guest speaker Dr. Robert Rempel, Centre for Northern Forest Ecosystem, Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources, will be presenting a seminar entitled "A systems perspective on climate change and moose". All welcome to this free seminar.

Remembrance Day Ceremonies

Event Date: 
Monday, November 11, 2013 - 10:45am to 11:00am
Event Location: 
OA Learning Commons in Orillia; the Agora in Thunder Bay
Event Fee: 
Free
Event Contact Name: 
Katelyn Fraser (Orillia), Sister Alice Greer (TBay)
Event Contact Phone: 
Katelyn (ext. 2115), Sister Alice (ext. 8002)

Students, staff and faculty are invited to take part in the Remembrance Day ceremonies held at each campus on Monday, Nov. 11. 


Lakehead Orillia
Time: 10:50 am
Location: Learning Commons in Orillia Academic Building

Lakehead Thunder Bay
Time: 10:50 am
Location: The Agora in the University Centre

 

Questions about the Lakehead Orillia ceremony can be sent to Katelyn Fraser at
orluwell@lakeheadu.ca or ext. 2115.  

Questions about the Lakehead Thunder Bay ceremony can be sent to Sister Alice Greer via agreer@lakeheadu.ca or ext. 8002.

International Archaeology Day (TBay) - Friday, Nov. 8, 2013

Event Date: 
Friday, November 8, 2013 - 10:00am to 3:00pm
Event Location: 
The Agora
Event Contact Name: 
Clarence Surette
Event Contact Phone: 
807-343-8278
Event Contact E-mail: 

International Archaelogy Day is a celebration of the thrill of discovery!

Lakehead University's Department of Anthropology will have hands-on activities providing you with the chance to indulge your inner Indiana Jones.

Date: Friday, Nov. 8, 2013
Location: The Agora
Time: 10 am-3 pm

Please contact Clarence Surette at clsurett@lakeheadu.ca or 343-8278 for more information.

Symposium: The Canadian Armed Forces as an Instrument of Canadian Foreign Policy

Event Date: 
Saturday, November 2, 2013 - 12:00pm to 4:00pm
Event Location: 
John N. Paterson Faculty of Law Auditorium, PACI
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: 

Skills for Success Seminars- Navigating the Path to Your Degree

Event Date: 
Thursday, November 7, 2013 - 4:30pm
Event Location: 
SC 0008
Event Fee: 
None
Event Contact Name: 
Student Success Centre
Event Contact Phone: 
807-343-8018
Event Contact E-mail: 
Event Contact Web: 
In this Seminar, you will learn about resources and tools that are available to help you move forward through your degree program, year-by-year, to graduation. You will learn how to navigate your program-specific requirements and learn strategies and tips to help you stay on track to graduate on schedule.

Zombie Zumba

Event Date: 
Thursday, October 31, 2013 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Event Location: 
Outside the back entrance to Residence
Event Fee: 
Non-perishable food donations are greatly appreciated
Event Contact Name: 
Katie Fraser
Event Contact Phone: 
705-330-4008 ext. 2115
Event Contact E-mail: 
Event Contact Web: 

Resume Development Session

Event Date: 
Wednesday, October 30, 2013 - 11:00am to 12:30pm
Event Location: 
OR 1009
Event Fee: 
Free for all students!
Event Contact Name: 
Neil Quinn
Event Contact Phone: 
705-330-4008 Ext. 2110
Event Contact E-mail: 

Resume Development Session – Wednesday, October 30th

The Power of Words: Get Hired Instead of Overlooked

Employers want to know how you fit their requirements and are using computerized applicant tracking and online tools to screen your resume. Find out what you can do to get screened in to opportunities by attending this short session.

• Identify how to use key words in your resume
• Discuss applicant tracking methods and tips
• Review effective resume writing techniques

Learn the latest techniques for demonstrating your fit with employment opportunities.
If you want to get hired, this session is for you.

Session 1 - 11:00 am – 12:30 pm Session 2 - 12:30 – 2:00 pm Location: OR 1009

To register and secure your seat contact Neil Quinn by emailing oremploy@lakeheadu.ca. Spaces are limited as each session only has 15 available seats so don’t wait to register!

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