News & Stories

Sep
21
(Thunder Bay) The Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada has granted more than $73,000 to Lakehead University professors for important research related to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Sep
21
(Thunder Bay) , (Orillia) New look, new location for Alumni Association of Lakehead University's Journey magazine.
Sep
21
(Thunder Bay) The Finnish Chair Advisory Committee is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Aappo Kähönen as the 10th Lakehead University Chair in Finnish Studies.
Sep
21
(Thunder Bay) Congratulations to Assistant Professor (School of Nursing) and Director (Centre for Health Care Ethics), Dr. Kristen Jones-Bonofiglio on the publication of her new book entitled Health Care Ethics through the Lens of Moral Distress.
Sep
21
(Orillia) Dr. Alana Saulnier, an Assistant Professor in Interdisciplinary Studies at Lakehead University, is receiving a Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada grant to collaborate with Guelph Police to contribute to the overall knowledge surrounding body-worn cameras.
Sep
17
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Sep
10
(Thunder Bay) , (Orillia) For the second year in a row, Lakehead University has been included in the top half of the Times Higher Education’s list of top universities from around the world.
Sep
9
(Thunder Bay) Researchers from the Northern Ontario School of Medicine (NOSM) and Lakehead University are receiving more than $330,000 from the Ontario Human Capital Research and Innovation Fund (OHCRIF) for projects that will benefit health-care workers and immigrants.
Sep
8
(Thunder Bay) , (Orillia) The Faculty of Education's September 2020 newsletter is now online.
Aug
31
(Thunder Bay) , (Orillia) All students are required to order a Student I.D. to be added to class rosters and to be eligible to write your exams.
Aug
31
(Thunder Bay) Dr. Jinan Fiaidhi, from Computer Science, recently edited a book that is published by Springer on Smart Technologies in Data Science and Communication.
Aug
31
(Thunder Bay) A team of scientists and students affiliated with Lakehead University, the Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre (TBRHSC) and the Northern Ontario School of Medicine has been conducting research related to certain types of cancers springing from a common infection. The efforts of members of the Zehbe Research Group has earned them a sterling reputation.
Aug
24
(Thunder Bay) Click here to read this month's issue.
Aug
24
(Thunder Bay) A Lakehead University researcher is receiving $300,000 from the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada and $150,000 from Clean Air Metals Inc. (TSXV:AIR) to investigate the mineralized intrusions of the Thunder Bay North igneous complex, part of the 1.1 billion-year-old Midcontinent Rift.
Aug
24
(Thunder Bay) , (Orillia) Are you a Lakehead student, alum, faculty, or staff member? We’d like to know how you are overcoming challenges during the pandemic. Please send us short video clips of yourself working, studying, helping your community, and spending time with family and friends, and we'll share them on our social media channels.
Aug
24
(Thunder Bay) The promise of research and innovation commercialization in the agriculture and food sectors is front and centre thanks to a new Memorandum of Understanding signed between Lakehead University and Bioenterprise Corporation, showcasing the value of Canada’s Food & Agri-Tech Engine (The Engine) in northern Ontario.
Aug
18
(Orillia) This year’s recipient of the Lloyd Dennis Award for outstanding citizenship, Jacob Kearey-Moreland has been a driving force behind local community gardening initiatives for over a decade.
Aug
18
(Thunder Bay) A partnership between Lakehead University and a First Nations organization that is examining the links between childhood trauma and adult physical and mental health issues may lead to wellness programs that could improve the lives of clients from all walks of life.
Aug
17
(Thunder Bay) Two Lakehead University researchers have published a paper in the Canadian Journal of Public Health encouraging the province to integrate registered mental health providers into the public health insurance system.
Aug
17
(Thunder Bay) Laura Deschamps made many contributions during her time at Lakehead – to the university and to Thunder Bay.