News & Stories

Oct
14
(Thunder Bay) On Saturday, Oct. 16 (rain day Sunday, Oct. 17) from 1 to 3 pm, Lakehead University will host the first ever electric vehicle show in Northwestern Ontario at Lot G9 on the Thunder Bay campus
Oct
14
(Thunder Bay) , (Orillia) The fall issue of the Faculty of Education's newsletter is now available.
Oct
14
(Thunder Bay) Find all the lost socks on Thunder Bay Campus and explore the services in this student-developed game!
Oct
12
(Thunder Bay) This year’s Northwestern Ontario Palliative Care Online Summit, which will be on Thursday, Oct. 28, highlights the strength and resilience of the Thunder Bay region’s palliative care professionals in adapting to devastating situations and continuing to provide high-quality care.
Oct
8
(Thunder Bay) , (Orillia) Lakehead is once again holding a virtual open house – meaning you can learn about the university’s programs and campuses in Thunder Bay and Orillia from the comfort of your home.
Oct
8
(Thunder Bay) , (Orillia) Maclean’s has once again included Lakehead University among Canada’s top 10 primarily undergraduate universities in the magazine’s 2022 University Rankings.
Oct
5
(Orillia) The province’s GO-VAXX mobile vaccine bus will be set up at the Orillia Campus from 10 am to 6 pm on Wednesday, Oct. 6.
Oct
1
(Thunder Bay) , (Orillia) The announcement was made by President and Vice-Chancellor Dr. Moira McPherson, who served as Chair of the University’s Chancellor Electoral Board, on Friday, Oct. 1.
Sep
28
(Thunder Bay) Dr. Charles Levkoe is receiving $100,000 from the Ministry of Colleges and Universities and $50,000 from Lakehead University to offer critical insight into some of Ontario's most important food systems-related issues.
Sep
27
(Thunder Bay) , (Orillia) In support of National Truth & Reconciliation Day and Orange Shirt Day, Thursday September 30th, the library will have a book display available for review Monday Sept 27 to Friday Oct 8th.
Sep
24
(Thunder Bay) , (Orillia) , (Georgian - Barrie) Up to 25 full-time summer internships will be created for Indigenous students studying at the Thunder Bay and Orillia campuses through the OpenText Indigenous Internship Program.
Sep
17
(Thunder Bay) , (Orillia) On September 23, the Bora Laskin Faculty of Law will host an expert panel to delve into vaccine mandates and discuss legalities around the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms.
Sep
17
(Thunder Bay) The underlying technology of the system was developed in Dr. Alla Reznik’s research laboratory at Lakehead University and the Thunder Bay Regional Health Research Institute.
Sep
16
(Thunder Bay) , (Orillia) For the third year in a row, Lakehead University has been included in the top half of the Times Higher Education’s list of the best universities from around the world.
Sep
16
(Thunder Bay) Current and future Grade 4 students from Sioux Mountain Public School in Sioux Lookout will now have the opportunity to enroll in Lakehead’s Achievement Program.
Sep
15
(Orillia) Lakehead-Georgian's four-year Electrical Engineering program has received accreditation from the Canadian Engineering Accreditation Board (CEAB)
Sep
7
(Thunder Bay) , (Orillia) On Friday, Nov. 19, Dr. Lori Chambers will be elected as a Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada (RSC) and Dr. Ruth Beatty will be inducted into the RSC’s College of New Scholars, Artists and Scientists.
Sep
3
(Thunder Bay) , (Orillia) “Science demands a dramatic reduction in greenhouse gas emissions in each year of this decade if we want to avoid the worst of human-caused climate change,” said Dr. David Barnett, Lakehead University’s Provost and Vice-President, Academic.
Aug
30
(Thunder Bay) , (Orillia) Dr. Pauline Sameshima, Lakehead University’s Canada Research Chair in Arts Integrated Studies, is part of an international team of researchers recently awarded a five year, $26.5-million (USD) grant from the National Institutes of Health to try a new strategy for curing HIV.
Aug
19
(Thunder Bay) The Lake Superior Living Labs Network’s (LSLLN) Climate Action Field School will bring together a diverse group of young people poised to become regional climate leaders, this summer.