News & Stories

Jan
20
(Thunder Bay) Attention all students! Lakehead is looking for help with next year's New Student Orientation programming.
Jan
20
(Thunder Bay) , (Orillia) Dr. Nancy Langston is Distinguished Professor of Environmental History at Michigan Technological University. She will serve as Fulbright Canada Research Chair in Interdisciplinary Sustainability Solutions at Lakehead University.
Jan
20
(Thunder Bay) Lakehead University’s free In Conversation talks are returning to the Thunder Bay Public Library with exciting presentations planned for this semester.
Jan
17
(Thunder Bay) Looking for volunteers
Jan
14
(Thunder Bay) A Lakehead University researcher and Thunder Bay Regional Health Research Institute scientist was awarded $448,800 from the Canadian Cancer Society to continue research into a new method of diagnosing breast cancer that may detect lesions earlier than current methods.
Jan
13
(Thunder Bay) Congratulations to Dr. Sarah Jacoba and Dr. Evgeny Chugunov, who each received a Teaching Innovation Award at the December 2, 2019 Senate meeting.
Jan
13
(Thunder Bay) , (Orillia) Funded mobility opportunities available under the ERASMUS+ agreement between Lakehead and Ondokuz Mayis University in Samsun, Turkey
Jan
10
(Thunder Bay) , (Orillia) Today, Lakehead President & Vice-Chancellor Dr. Moira McPherson announced that Dr. David Barnett has been named the University’s Provost & Vice-President (Academic).
Jan
9
(Thunder Bay) The Aboriginal Mentorship Program (AMP) matches experienced university students with Indigenous youth to create a positive connection of learning about post-secondary educational opportunities.
Jan
7
(Thunder Bay) , (Orillia) Discover the international exchange opportunities through the North2North mobility program.
Jan
6
(Thunder Bay) Dr. Grover has published a new edited book with Routledge that explores the risks to the democratic State inherent in the attempt to divorce the notion of democratic rule of law from respect for and adherence to peremptory international legal norms which allow for no derogation therefrom, such as the prohibition of torture and of inhumane treatment or punishment by the State.
Jan
3
(Thunder Bay) Help shape the Northern Ontario School of Medicine's strategic priorities for the next five years. Take the survey.
Jan
2
(Thunder Bay) , (Orillia) , (Online) A recent book co-authored by Dr. Graham Passmore (Associate Professor, Faculty of Education) has been published.
Dec
17
(Orillia) Fatima Ahmed (BEd teacher candidate, Orillia) has been recognized by the Ontario College of Teachers 2019 Scholarship Program for her excellence in teacher education.
Dec
16
(Thunder Bay) The Office of Aboriginal Initiatives and the Aboriginal Mentorship program is looking for Volunteers and Tutors.
Dec
16
(Thunder Bay) The Raag-Rung Music Circle held its 36th annual Fundraising Evening of Fabulous Food and Marvelous Music on Saturday, Oct. 19 at the Italian Cultural Centre, which raises funds for student scholarships and the Thunder Bay Symphony Orchestra.
Dec
13
(Thunder Bay) Today, Maple Leaf World Schools was pleased to host the Thunder Bay community at its first open house at its new school, Maple Leaf World Schools–Lakehead University (MLWS-LakeheadU).
Dec
11
(Thunder Bay) The Department of Psychology at Lakehead University will sadly say farewell to Mary Lysenchuk who has worked at the University for 52 years. We welcome you to wish her a happy retirement on her last day, Friday December 13th, in SN 1042 from 10-12. Join us for coffee and treats and reminisce as she celebrates her upcoming retirement.
Dec
9
(Thunder Bay) , (Orillia) Announcement of Lakehead Library's new academic search tool, launching on Thursday.
Dec
9
(Thunder Bay) , (Orillia) What did you do last summer? For fourth-year engineering students Mohammed Elshaer and Jonathan Hamilton, it was a once-in-a-lifetime experience. They were Lakehead's first participants in the RISE-Globalink summer research internship program in Germany.