Alumni Association Annual General Meeting

Event Date: 
Tuesday, October 11, 2022 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm EDT
Event Location: 
Online
Event Contact Name: 
Mark Tilbury
Event Contact Phone: 
807-343-8010 x8916
Event Contact E-mail: 
Event Contact Web: 

Join the Alumni Association of Lakehead University (AALU) for their Annual General Meeting being held virtually!

Register in advance for this meeting:
https://lakeheadu.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_BVMqwWoVQV2QHjeFUU-r3w

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.

Alumni Homecoming Weekend (Thunder Bay, ON)

Event Date: 
Thursday, October 20, 2022 - 8:30am EDT to Sunday, October 23, 2022 - 12:00pm EDT
Event Location: 
Thunder Bay, ON
Event Contact Name: 
Anna Sampson
Event Contact Phone: 
807-343-8010 x. 8972
Event Contact E-mail: 
Event Contact Web: 

Our annual Alumni Homecoming Weekend returns for 2022!

We are excited to host alumni, family and friends as we celebrate all things Lakehead University!  Join us for athletic, faculty and social events (offered in-person or virtual) and relive your Lakehead years!

Weekend at a Glance - Thunder Bay (Oct. 20-23)*

Thursday, October 20

Foreign Film Night
6:00 p.m.  French feature: Les Femmes du 6e étage.
7:30 p.m.  Italian feature:  Tulipani: Love, Honour and a Bicycle

Friday, October 21

10:00 a.m.  "Pathways to Permanent Residency" a webinar for LU International Student Graduates
5:30 p.m.  Lakehead Celebrates 
6:00 p.m.  Women's Basketball vs. Brandon Bobcats
7:00 p.m.  Men's Hockey vs. York Lions
8:00 p.m.  Men's Basketball vs. Nipissing Lakers

Saturday, October 22

2:00 p.m.  Wolf Den Grand Opening | Wall of Fame Induction Ceremony | Facility Tours
3:30 p.m.  John Zanatta Alumni Basketball Games
6:00 p.m.  Women's Basketball vs. Brandon Bobcats
8:00 p.m.  Men's Basketball vs. Nipissing Lakers

Sunday, October 23

10:00 a.m.   Farewell Brunch | Re-Dedication Ceremony for Betty C. Coates Alumni Boardroom

*subject to change.  Registration coming soon!

Alumni Homecoming Weekend (Orillia, ON)

Event Date: 
Friday, October 28, 2022 - 8:30am EDT to Sunday, October 30, 2022 - 7:00pm EDT
Event Location: 
Orillia, ON
Event Contact Name: 
Jacquie Kent
Event Contact Phone: 
705-330-4010 Ext. 2080
Event Contact E-mail: 
Event Contact Web: 

Our annual Alumni Homecoming Weekend returns for 2022!

We are excited to host alumni, family and friends as we celebrate all things Lakehead University!  Join us for athletic, faculty and social events (offered in-person or virtual) and relive your Lakehead years!

Weekend at a Glance - Orillia (Oct 28-30)*

Friday, October 28

6:00 p.m.  Night at the REC ROOM

Saturday, October 29

12 p.m.  The Great Craft Cruise 

Sunday, October 30

7:00 p.m.  Virtual 80s/90s Music Bingo

*subject to change. Registration coming soon!

 

Lakehead Alumni Island Fit Adventure

Event Date: 
Tuesday, August 2, 2022 - 8:30am EDT to Monday, August 22, 2022 - 11:55pm EDT
Event Location: 
Online
Event Contact Name: 
Jacquie Kent
Event Contact Phone: 
(705) 330-4008 Ext: 2080
Event Contact E-mail: 
Event Contact Web: 

Join the Simcoe County Chapter for a fun virtual island hopping adventure at the LAKEHEAD ARCHIPELAGO and get fit....it's easy!

Participate for a chance to win some amazing prizes:

  • Most KM travelled wins: FitBit Versa 3
  • Participation draw wins: Sony Wireless buds in a Lakehead Prize Pack

 

For details and to register, visit:  https://www.lakeheadu.ca/alumni/events/chapter-events/fit-trip-adventure 

 

**NOTE: Participants are only eligible for one prize.  In the case that a participant gets both the most KM and the most completed islands, they will receive the MOST KM prize, and the person with the next most completed islands will receive the MOST ISLANDS prize.  In the case of a tie for the top prizes, the winner will be selected randomly from those tied.  Those that won a prize for either the MOST KM and the MOST ISLANDS travelled to will not be eligible for the PARTICIPATION draw for the prize pack.** 

 

 

Bill Keeler Memorial Golf Classic

Event Date: 
Tuesday, August 9, 2022 - 10:00am to 8:00pm EDT
Event Location: 
Whitewater Golf Club
Event Contact Name: 
Amanda Gerow
Event Contact Phone: 
(807)343-8010 ext 8155
Event Contact E-mail: 
Event Contact Web: 

We have waited a long time for this and we know you have too. We are so excited to be back! The last couple of years have been difficult for us all due to the pandemic but we have been able to organize this year's tournament very carefully (following COVID-19 Public Health measures) while still being able to offer most of the same amenities you have enjoyed over the years such as:

  • 18 holes of golf at Thunder Bay's premium course
  • Lunch to power your day
  • Opportunity to interact with our talented Varsity Athletes
  • Prizes and Cocktail Reception

Join us for this fun event in support of student financial aid and student athletes. We can't wait to welcome you back on the green!

 

Enter your Team!

Enter a full (4 player) or half (2 player) team which includes: 18 holes of best ball golf for your team, all green fees, cart rental, lunch, cocktail reception, player passport and the opportunity to win prizes for you and your teammates. Light meals and refreshments will be served throughout the day on the course.

Team registration details

Be a Sponsor!

For details on how to become a sponsor for this event please view our sponsorship package here and contact Amanda Gerow by e-mail at amanda.gerow@lakeheadu.ca or by phone at (807)343-8010 ext 8155!

Register Today!

Register your team by the deadline of Friday July 29th, 2022!

Questions?

If you have any questions or are unable to pay online, please contact Amanda Gerow by e-mail at amanda.gerow@lakeheadu.ca or by phone at (807)343-8010 ext 8155. Please note, your sponsorship and/or team will not be accepted without payment in full.

 

 

 

Mental Health Week Speaker Series

Event Date: 
Monday, May 2, 2022 - 12:00pm EDT to Friday, May 6, 2022 - 8:00pm EDT
Event Location: 
Zoom
Event Contact Name: 
Jacquie Kent
Event Contact Phone: 
705-330-4010ext. 2080
Event Contact E-mail: 
Event Contact Web: 

May 2-8, 2002 marks CMHA Mental Health Week. 

Every May for the last 71 years, Canadians in communities, schools, workplaces and government rally around CMHA Mental Health Week.

Join us for a week-long Speaker Series where we discuss, share and learn about the many ways we can support one another!

Topics include:

Maternal Mental Health in the North (Monday, May 2nd)

Coming Out Of Covid- A Discussion Panel (Tuesday, May 3rd)

What does a Heroic Human Look Like? (Thursday, May 5th)

Keynote with Megan Rafuse (Friday, May 6th)

 

Attend two sessions, and we'll send you a Wellness Pack full of goodies!

Register to attend via the links above!

 

CSI: Stranglehold. A Virtual Escape Room Experience

Event Date: 
Friday, April 29, 2022 - 7:45pm to 9:00pm EDT
Event Location: 
Zoom
Event Contact Name: 
Jacquie Kent
Event Contact Phone: 
705-330-4010ext. 2080
Event Contact E-mail: 
Event Contact Web: 

Unleash your inner Sherlock Holmes! You don’t need to be obsessed with watching crime mystery TV shows to enjoy this murder mystery online escape room. The Panic Room CSI Stranglehold is a fun way to connect with friends online as you attempt to solve the case.

The Eastside Strangler' has yet to be caught, leaving a gruesome trail of bodies in his wake at a breakneck pace.  You don't have much time before he strikes again!  Do you have what it takes to catch the killer before the next attack?

Register here: https://lakeheadu.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJcrdeCrqDMiGNDGfq4Li9_pmE5QD...

 

 

 

 

Virtual Scotch Tasting Night (Ontario residents only)

Event Date: 
Friday, April 22, 2022 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm EDT
Event Location: 
Zoom
Event Fee: 
80.00
Event Contact Name: 
Anna Sampson
Event Contact Phone: 
807-343-8010 x.8972
Event Contact E-mail: 
Event Contact Web: 

Expand your appreciation and learn all about the geography and language of scotch!  

Your event kit includes:

-Five (5) 1oz. tastings
-a presentation on the origins, geography and flavour profiles of scotch
-learn how to "taste" and pick up on flavour "notes"
-complimentary crystal Glencarin glass- yours to keep!

You must act fast to ensure timely delivery of your scotch kit!  (This event is available to Ontario residents, 19 years of age and older.)

REGISTRATIONS ARE NOW CLOSED.  Thanks to all that registered!

 

 

 

 

RBC and Lakehead University Alumni Networking Event

Event Date: 
Thursday, April 14, 2022 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm EDT
Event Location: 
Zoom
Event Contact Name: 
Anna Sampson
Event Contact Phone: 
807-343-8010 x.8972
Event Contact E-mail: 
Event Contact Web: 

Expand your network and learn more about career journeys by connecting with RBC employees from Personal & Commercial Banking.

This is an online virtual event.

Register here: https://services.rbc.com/EventRegistration/?event=6201

 

 

 

 

Ottawa Senators vs. Detroit Red Wings

Event Date: 
Sunday, April 3, 2022 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm EDT
Event Location: 
Canadian Tire Centre
Event Fee: 
$80
Event Contact Name: 
Anna Sampson
Event Contact Phone: 
807-343-8972
Event Contact E-mail: 
Event Contact Web: 
Join the Ottawa Alumni Chapter for an exciting afternoon of hockey! A great family-friendly event!
 
Sunday, April 3 @ 1 p.m.
Canadian Tire Centre
Ledge Carvery & Bar
$80/person
(tickets include Ledge seat, buffet dinner and snacks.)
 
Only 100 Ledge seats are available!
 
REGISTRATION IS NOW CLOSED.  Thanks to everyone who registered!
 
 

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