News & Stories

Jul
6
(Thunder Bay) , (Orillia) A general overview of library research and our Omni system.
Jun
29
(Thunder Bay) After 30 years as Chaplain, Sister Alice Greer will say goodbye to Lakehead University at the end of June.
Jun
26
(Thunder Bay) Superior Science is pleased to announce that it will hold summer camps at Lakehead University throughout July and August, starting July 6.
Jun
26
(Thunder Bay) , (Orillia) Student Health and Wellness partners with Athletics and Recreation on the Thunder Bay and Orillia campuses to offer Lakehead’s first ever virtual run club.
Jun
26
(Thunder Bay) , (Orillia) Contactless pickup available for faculty and graduate and law students on Lakehead campuses.
Jun
23
(Online) Congratulations to the Lakehead University 2020 Graduating Class! Graduation is one of the most exciting times in a student’s life. It is when it all comes together. When you can finally pat yourself on the back and say, “mission accomplished,” before heading into the next phase of your life.
Jun
23
(Online) The Honourable Ross Romano, Minister of Colleges and Universities, congratulates you and wishes you luck in your future career.
Jun
19
(Thunder Bay) A Lakehead University researcher has secured a $75,000 Quetico Foundation grant over the next three years to evaluate how invasive spiny water flea and climate change are affecting the early growth rates and mercury loads of fish at Quetico Park.
Jun
19
(Online) History professor Ron Harpelle has released “Heroes: A Conversation with Albert Woodfox and Robert King," a short film about solitary confinement and other injustices.
Jun
17
(Thunder Bay) , (Orillia) , (Georgian - Barrie) Lakehead University professors are receiving more than $2.3 million for bold research exploring advancements in robotics, X-ray imaging technology, radio frequencies, and other important projects that will improve the lives of people around the world.
Jun
16
(Orillia) It's that time of year: spring into action and help clean up the City of Orillia.
Jun
16
(Thunder Bay) A program for mobile devices may provide access to the health care and education that mothers-to-be in Northwestern Ontario feel they often don’t receive.
Jun
15
(Thunder Bay) The Canadian Institutes of Health Research has awarded Lakehead University’s Dr. Kathryn Sinden with a $49,968 Knowledge Synthesis COVID-19 rapid response grant to spend six months developing resources to support the mental health of firefighters working during COVID-19.
Jun
5
(Online) Read the latest edition of the Sustainability Newsletter which covers various topics.
Jun
4
(Thunder Bay) That climate change is one of the greatest challenges facing humanity is not news. This awareness, however, does not always translate into action. To move people to action, governments and organizations need to understand how best to communicate climate change information.
Jun
4
(Thunder Bay) A Lakehead University professor’s research could help prevent burnout in more than a million health-care workers around the world as they assist patients who have become ill with COVID-19.
Jun
3
(Thunder Bay) , (Orillia) At this year’s Canadian Council for the Advancement of Education Prix d’Excellence Awards, Lakehead University took home the Bronze for Best Student/Young Alumni initiative. This year’s win marks the second alumni award in three years, and third straight year of award recognition for Lakehead.
Jun
3
(Thunder Bay) , (Orillia) Lakehead University stands in solidarity with members of a global movement to denounce racism in all of its forms, against Indigenous, Black, or any other racialized group.
Jun
1
(Thunder Bay) , (Orillia) Check out the latest issue of Lakehead’s Alumni Magazine – Journey – for great stories about our alumni, researchers, students, and campus life.
May
28
(Thunder Bay) Two Lakehead University professors have been awarded $250,000 each from the federal New Frontiers in Research Fund – Exploration to pursue important work that will benefit Canada and beyond.