Class Notes


David Magee recognized for physical therapy work

Wednesday, May 27, 2015 / Campus

Dr. David Magee (BA '68) was awarded the Order of Canada for his work in physical therapy.

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Dolores Wawia appointed to Order of Ontario

Friday, February 27, 2015 / Campus

Dolores Wawia (BEd.'85) is a leader, pioneer in native education and storyteller who has expanded educational opportunities for Aboriginal people. In February 2015, the Honourable Elizabeth Dowdeswell, Lieutenant Governor of Ontario, appointed Dolores to the Order of Ontario.

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Spencer Orr makes his mark at Canada Goose Clothing

Friday, February 13, 2015 / Campus

Spencer Orr (HBOR’02) is making waves as the vice president of design and merchandising for Canada Goose Clothing – the company that makes the iconic parkas that can withstand frigid temperatures and harsh environments.

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Goldie Award Winner 2015 - Joan Crowe

Thursday, February 12, 2015 / Campus

Joan Crowe (HBSc. '70) has been awarded the 2015 John Goldie Award by the Field Botanists of Ontario to recognize her significant contribution to field botany in Ontario.

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Frank Pullia receives award from Universum Academy of Switzerland

Saturday, February 7, 2015 / Campus

Local businessman and municipal politician Frank Pullia (BAdmin'84, MBA'10) received a Cultural Ambassador of Universum Canada award in Pescara, Italy during the International Congress of the Universum Academy of Switzerland in February 2015.

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Gregory Lowan-Trudeau receives career award

Thursday, February 5, 2015 / Campus

Gregory Lowan-Trudeau (BEd’06, MEd’08) was honoured by the Canadian Education Association with a 2014 Pat Clifford Award for Early Career Research in Education for his work developing a critical understanding among current and future teachers of the link between Aboriginal ways of knowing, the historical basis for land claims and rights, and how this relates to contemporary resource development issues and associated activism.

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Rob Zuback joins St. Lawrence College

Monday, January 5, 2015 / Campus

Rob Zuback (HBComm’88) started off 2015 with a new job as director of development and alumni relations at St. Lawrence College, which offers online and continuing education at three campuses in eastern Ontario.

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Mark Tilbury earns his Certified Fundraising Executive (CFRE) designation

Wednesday, December 3, 2014 /

Mark Tilbury, Lakehead University’s director of Alumni and Community Relations, earned his Certified Fundraising Executive (CFRE) designation in December 2014.

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Dave Mossman launches a book

Monday, October 20, 2014 / Campus

Dave Mossman (BEd. '09) has been involved in event planning and management for almost a decade. He has worked with individuals, not-for-profits, and corporations to execute hundreds of events, including the 2011 Special Olympics Ontario Winter Games.

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Shy-Anne Hovorka big winner at 2014 Aboriginal People's Choice Music Awards

Saturday, September 27, 2014 / Campus

Shy-Anne Hovorka (BEd.'03) is bringing home a lot of hardware after winning four awards at the Aboriginal People's Choice Music Awards (APCMAs) held in Winnipeg in September 2014.

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