News & Stories

May
19
(Thunder Bay) , (Orillia) Lakehead is the highest ranked university in the world with under 10,000 students.
May
16
(Thunder Bay) Check out the latest Lake Superior Living Labs Network (LSLLN) newsletter for updates on our recent activity. The LSLLN serves as a platform to connect academics and community groups to develop new partnerships and collaborative initiatives across the Lake Superior watershed.
May
13
(Thunder Bay) Lakehead University’s ActiveU staff hosted more than 80 young people on Friday, May 13 as part of the annual Achievement Program Day on Campus.
May
12
(Thunder Bay) Two Lakehead University psychology professors said NDP Leader Andrea Horwath’s proposal to expand OHIP to include therapy sessions is in-line with recommendations they made in their 2020 article published in the Canadian Journal of Public Health.
May
12
(Orillia) A new book by several Lakehead co-authors, The Capitol Riots, explores the Capitol riots of January 2021.
May
11
(Thunder Bay) News from the Giant is a series of three programs that will air on CKPR television on Wednesday, May 18, Thursday, May 19, Friday, May 20 at 7 pm.
May
9
(Orillia) Fitness room memberships are now available to all staff and faculty on the Orillia campus.
May
9
(Thunder Bay) Music student Jessica Hayes was featured in this Shaw Spotlight video.
May
2
(Thunder Bay) , (Georgian - Barrie) Two Lakehead Engineering students will participate in the Canada-Africa Innovation Fellowship established by Engineers Without Borders.
Apr
28
(Thunder Bay) , (Orillia) Dr. Mirit Grabarski is awarded the Best PhD Dissertation Award from the Human Resources Research Institute.
Apr
26
(Thunder Bay) , (Orillia) , (Georgian - Barrie) Province Renews Support for Lakehead-Georgian Partnership.
Apr
25
(Thunder Bay) , (Orillia) National Volunteer Week is April 24-30, 2022. This week is set aside each year to recognize and thank volunteers throughout Canada for the time and energy they contribute to causes that benefit our communities.
Apr
22
(Thunder Bay) A Lakehead University Civil Engineering professor and graduate student have published the results of a new study on the fire performance of an innovative mass timber beam-to-column connection that they designed to achieve one hour of resistance from fire without any additional protection.
Apr
21
(Thunder Bay) , (Orillia) Lakehead University and Confederation College have signed a joint admission agreement that will facilitate the seamless transfer of students earning a college diploma directly to undergraduate studies at university.
Apr
20
(Thunder Bay) , (Orillia) Lakehead University is embarking on a 10-year initiative that will support the revitalization of Indigenous languages in and around the University.
Apr
20
(Thunder Bay) Our fourth LELS GSA research spotlight focuses on Amber Fedus, an MSc Student in Biology.
Apr
19
(Thunder Bay) Aria Kamal, from Barrie, Ont., has been named as one of the recipients of the Royal Society of Canada’s inaugural Justice Rosalie Silberman Abella Prize.
Apr
19
(Thunder Bay) , (Orillia) Summary of some of the stories in the Spring 2022 Journey magazine.
Apr
14
(Thunder Bay) Funding will help improve workplace safety, prevent injuries and reduce mental health stigma.
Apr
13
(Thunder Bay) The team representing Lakehead Engineering has won first place overall at the Student Steel Bridge Regional Competition held in Illinois April 7 to 9, organized by the American Institute of Steel Construction (AISC) and the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE).