News & Stories

Jun
16
(Thunder Bay) A new program at Lakehead University will give students advanced standing in pursuing the Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA) designation.
Jun
10
(Orillia) Family, friends, faculty and staff gathered at Rotary Place in Orillia earlier today to celebrate the success of Lakehead University graduating students during the Orillia campus Convocation ceremony.
Jun
9
(Orillia) , (Georgian - Barrie) Lakehead University and Georgian College signed an agreement today formalizing their partnership to bring increased degree options to central Ontario. They also announced the latest offering of two new combined programs to begin September 2018.
Jun
5
(Thunder Bay) The founder of Toronto’s PEACH (Palliative Education And Care for the Homeless) is coming to Thunder Bay to deliver education on palliative care for the homeless and the vulnerably housed.
Jun
1
(Thunder Bay) Lakehead University’s ActiveU staff hosted nearly 30 young people on Thursday, June 1 as part of the annual Achievement Program Day on Campus.
May
31
(Thunder Bay) , (Orillia) Lakehead University announced today a commitment from RBC that will expand experiential learning opportunities and provide students with sought-after workforce skills.
May
26
(Thunder Bay) Researchers at Wilfrid Laurier University, Lakehead University and the University of Toronto have taken a first step toward producing a comprehensive report card on the sustainability of Canada’s food systems.
May
24
(Thunder Bay) Lakehead University will be offering its innovative Ontario Master Naturalist Program (OMNP) at the Thunder Bay campus starting this summer.
May
11
(Thunder Bay) , (Orillia) Two exceptional Lakehead University alumni received the Prime Minister’s Award for Teaching Excellence at the Canadian Museum of Nature in Ottawa on May 3.
May
11
(Orillia) Lakehead University’s Dr. Les Fleischer will be the final speaker in this year’s “In Conversation” series. Fleischer will present The Unconscious in Everyday Life: Dreams, Slips, and Jokes at the Orillia Public Library on Tuesday, May 16, 2017 at 6:15 p.m.
May
9
(Thunder Bay) Scientists today announced that the Rising Star Cave system has revealed yet more important discoveries, only a year and a half after it was announced that the richest fossil hominin site in Africa had been discovered, and that it contained a new hominin species named Homo naledi by the scientists’ who described it.
May
3
(Thunder Bay) Lakehead University has received a gift that will last forever.