News & Stories

Apr
3
(Thunder Bay) , (Orillia) “It’s so wonderful to be in Canada,” says nursing alumna Pat Piaskowski, “and to have such strong organizations, groups, and networks of individuals working so hard to control COVID-19 and protect the health of Canadians!”
Mar
31
(Thunder Bay) Lakehead University’s Bora Laskin Faculty of Law placed first in the Sopinka Cup moot held recently in Ottawa. This victory by Justis Danto-Clancy and Justin Blanco is in addition to success that Lakehead students have had at several other moots this year.
Mar
31
(Thunder Bay) , (Orillia) We asked alumna Debbie Zweep (Bachelor of Administration, 1994), the co-owner of Modo Yoga Thunder Bay, if she had any tips to help people dealing with anxiety or challenging situations.
Mar
30
(Thunder Bay) For COVID-19 updates, resources and more information, visit www.lakeheadu.ca/about/coronavirus.
Mar
30
(Orillia) The Lakehead Orillia Thunderwolves celebrated the 2019-2020 season during a virtual banquet on March 27.
Mar
30
(Thunder Bay) Over the next few weeks, we are asking our Lakehead community to help us make cards for residents of long term care facilities in Thunder Bay.
Mar
27
(Thunder Bay) The Department of Visual Arts has announced the winners of the Annual Student Juried Exhibition.
Mar
23
(Thunder Bay) , (Orillia) Dr. David Tranter, Associate Professor with the School of Social Work, will be offering free live and on-demand webinars for parents and caregivers.
Mar
23
(Thunder Bay) Because of the new restrictions, we have decided to cancel our annual Athletics Awards event. Instead of a face to face celebration of your accomplishments this season, we have posted the information on our website.
Mar
19
(Orillia) Before he became a university professor and author, Dr. Kunle Akingbola had a successful career as a Human Resources (HR) professional.
Mar
16
(Thunder Bay) Did you know Lakehead has a Legal Clinic? Do you know your legal rights? Like or follow us on Facebook to see updates, events and legal information.
Mar
16
(Orillia) Dr. Ruth Beatty, Associate Professor in the Faculty of Education at Lakehead University’s Orillia campus often sees students who actively dislike or even fear math. To her the problem isn’t with math itself, it’s with how the subject traditionally has been taught.
Mar
16
(Thunder Bay) , (Orillia) For COVID-19 updates, resources and more information, visit www.lakeheadu.ca/about/coronavirus
Mar
12
(Orillia) Locally, Dr. Mohammad Nasir Uddin is contributing developing sustainable and environmentally friendly alternatives with his research, funded through NSERC Discovery Grants, on optimizing the efficiency of wind energy and electric motor drives.
Mar
10
(Orillia) How do you come back to calm? This question is the powerful message driving a new community-based project by Lakehead professors Drs. Sonia Mastrangelo and Meridith Lovell-Johnston.
Mar
9
(Orillia) If you haven’t heard of Henry Aldrich, the famous 17th century composer, architect and Oxford dean, you’re likely not alone. But Lakehead University music professor and Orillia campus principal Dr. Dean Jobin-Bevans wants to convince you to tune in.
Mar
9
(Thunder Bay) NOSM CampMed is a week-long, hands-on medical and health sciences summer camp intended for high school students going into grade 10 and 11 in the fall of 2020. The camp is held on both of NOSM’s host University campuses in July 2020: at Laurentian University on July 6 - 10, 2020 and at Lakehead University on July 13 - 17, 2020.
Mar
9
(Thunder Bay) If you have what it takes to welcome our new Thunderwolves to the family, we want you to be an Orientation Leader!
Mar
6
(Thunder Bay) Recognize student leaders on campus with a Lakehead Leader Award.
Mar
5
(Thunder Bay) , (Orillia) Lakehead University held its Research and Innovation Awards of Excellence reception on Thursday, March 5 to celebrate the exceptional achievements of professors and students.