News & Stories

Nov
29
(Thunder Bay) , (Orillia) Check out Lakehead University's Research and Innovation Bulletin produced by the Office of Research Services!
Nov
28
(Thunder Bay) , (Orillia) Tuesday, November 29 marks the seventh annual Giving Tuesday at Lakehead University. 
Nov
28
(Thunder Bay) Press play to watch the CTV’s Tony Ryma interviewing Professor Joel Mohr from Lakehead University's Faculty of Business Administration about whether holiday consumerism is alive and well.
Nov
23
(Thunder Bay) , (Orillia) Dr. Pauline Sameshima has been named “Post Secondary Teacher of the Year” by the Ontario Art Education Association.
Nov
22
(Thunder Bay) , (Orillia) Congratulations to the Successful Departments in the Competition for Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion (EDI) Initiatives
Nov
18
(Thunder Bay) The Dean of Lakehead University’s Faculty of Engineering is being honoured with the top award for professional engineers in Ontario.
Nov
16
(Thunder Bay) , (Orillia) Researchers received funding for a variety of important projects, including to determine why some immigrants find more success in Canada's labour market than others and humanizing learning online and offline.
Nov
15
(Thunder Bay) , (Orillia) Check out Lakehead University's Research and Innovation Bulletin produced by the Office of Research Services!
Nov
14
(Thunder Bay) Today, Dr. Ravi Gokani from Lakehead University and representatives from the District of Thunder Bay Social Services Administration Board released the results of their research into migration and homelessness.
Nov
9
(Thunder Bay) , (Orillia) Lakehead International welcomes all our students, staff and faculty to join in this year's International Education Week from November 14 to November 18. International Education Week is an annual event that is celebrated by over 100 nations around the globe and this year's theme is Exploring Global Perspectives.
Nov
8
(Thunder Bay) , (Orillia) The following individuals were not properly recognized in Campus Connection due to the disruption caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. Each individual was recognized at Senate and celebrated during Teaching and Learning week. Please join us in congratulating the Teaching Award recipients for 2020 and 2021. 2020: 1. 2020 Teaching Support Award - Dr. Victoria Te Brugge of the Department of Sustainability Sciences 2. 2020 Distinguished Instructor Award - Dr. Alice den Otter of the Departments of English and Interdisciplinary Studies 3. Teaching Innovation Award x 3 Dr. Barbara Parker - Sociology Dr. Lana Ray/Ivory Tuesday - Indigenous Learning Dr. Julie Rosenthal - Outdoor Recreation, Parks & Tourism 4. 2020 Contribution to Teaching Award x 5 Dr. Liang Cui - Department of Civil Engineering Daniel Dylan - Faculty of Law Dr. Ryan McVeigh - Departments of Sociology and Interdisciplinary Studies Dr. Julie Rosenthal - School of Outdoor Recreation, Parks and Tourism Dr. Will Zhao - Faculty of Business Administration 2021: 1. 2021 Teaching Support Award - Lucas Johnson, Faculty of Education 2. 2021 Distinguished Instructor Award - Dr. Gerald Walton, Faculty of Education 3. 2021 Teaching Innovation Award x 3 Dr. Scott Pound, Department of English Dr. Kathryn Walton, Department of English Dr. Will Zhao, Faculty of Business Administration 4. 2021 Contribution to Teaching Award x 6 Dr. Muntasir Billah, Department of Civil Engineering Dr. Ahmed Elshaer, Department of Civil Engineering Dr. Angela Hovey, School of Social Work Alexandra Hudyma, Mathematical Sciences Dr. Camillo Lento, Faculty of Business Administration Dr. Kathryn Walton, Department of English
Nov
7
(Thunder Bay) , (Orillia) For the fourth year in a row, Lakehead University has been included in the top half of the Times Higher Education’s list of the best universities from around the world.
Nov
7
(Thunder Bay) Check out the latest Lake Superior Living Labs Network (LSLLN) newsletter for updates on our recent activity.
Nov
7
(Thunder Bay) , (Orillia) Check out Lakehead University's Research and Innovation Bulletin produced by the Office of Research Services!
Nov
7
(Thunder Bay) , (Orillia) All Lakehead University Libraries on the Thunder Bay campus (Chancellor Paterson, Education, and Law) and the Orillia campus (Harvie Legacy and Education Library), will set up displays in honour of Treaties Recognition Week, which is being held November 6-12.
Nov
4
(Thunder Bay) Lakehead will host an Indigenous Veterans Day ceremony on Tuesday, Nov. 8 at 1 pm in the Agora with speakers from the University and invited guests.
Nov
3
(Thunder Bay) Dr. Andrew P. Dean spoke with Dr. Monica Flegel about her wide-ranging research collaborations with other professors and students.
Nov
3
(Thunder Bay) , (Orillia) Lakehead is inviting prospective students to explore its campuses and learn more about the University’s academic programs at the Fall Open House on Saturday, Nov. 5.
Nov
1
(Thunder Bay) Dr. Aislin Mushquash, Associate Professor in Psychology at Lakehead University, and her team are receiving $100,000 to evaluate an e-mental health solution that supports transitional-aged youth in Northwestern Ontario.
Oct
31
(Thunder Bay) A Lakehead University student was awarded best poster presentation at the Canadian Chemical Engineering Conference held in Vancouver in October.