Social Sciences & Humanities

Welcome to the Faculty of Social Sciences and Humanities! Here you can find out more about our programs, our award-winning researchers, and our latest news. Whether you're coming to Lakehead from inside Canada or outside, from high school, college or the professional world, we have programs to meet your needs.

Disciplines in Social Sciences & Humanities

The various disciplines that make up the Social Sciences and Humanities at Lakehead University include:

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Our graduates are entrepreneurial, creative and highly adaptable to new and ever-changing workplace environments, possessing essential skills and knowledge highly sought after by employers, particularly in the area of critical thinking and advanced communication and research.  Your Lakehead University education will prepare you for a wide range of career choices, from education, business, community activism, and government to law.

 

EVENTS

Sep
25
James Fraser Paige & the Rise of the Port Arthur Shipbuilding Company, 1917-19 7:30 PM
Thunder Bay Museum (425 Donald Street East)
Oct
23
Beardmore: The Viking Hoax That Rewrote History 8:00 PM
Thunder Bay Museum (425 Donald Street East)
Nov
27
Treaty 9: The James Bay Treaty 7:30 PM
Thunder Bay Museum (425 Donald Street East)

NEWS

Jun
4
English 2018 Spring Newsletter
May
22
Film Receives International Film Festival Award
Guardians of Eternity, a film produced by Dr. Ronald Harpelle, directed by France Benoit, and shot Kelly Saxberg, has been awarded a "Golden Palm... full story
Mar
27
Alumna Receives Government of Canada History Award
The Departments of Interdisciplinary Studies and History and the Faculty of Education are pleased to announce that alumna Kylie Burchat has been... full story
Mar
2
History Department Helps Commemorate First World War With New Website
The Department of History has been part of an award-winning community partnership to commemorate the centennial of the First World War from 2014 to... full story