Gingerbread House Challenge

Event Date: 
Friday, December 16, 2022 - 5:30pm to 7:30pm EST
Event Location: 
International Student Lounge
Event Contact Name: 
International Student Assistant
Event Contact E-mail: 

Christmas is a magical time of year and a wonderful time to partake in some holiday traditions. Take a break from your exam stress and join us to experience some traditional Christmas Fun in a friendly competition.

Build your very own Gingerbread Bread House!  You can join as a team or individually and the gingerbread houses will be voted on to get a chance to win some merry prizes. Gingerbread House Making kits will be provided.

Christmas Karaoke

Event Date: 
Thursday, December 15, 2022 - 5:00pm EST
Event Location: 
Student International Lounge
Event Contact Name: 
Student Assistant
Event Contact E-mail: 

What are the holidays without singing some carols? Join us for Christmas Karaoke at the International Student Lounge. Sing holiday tunes with your friends and take in the festive mood.

Holiday Wishes Around the World!

Event Date: 
Wednesday, December 7, 2022 - 9:30am to 4:00pm EST
Event Location: 
International Student Lounge
Event Contact Name: 
International Student Assistant
Event Contact E-mail: 

Join us on Dec 7th to create your very own personalised holiday card to send to your friends and/or family near and far. Our elves will be here taking polaroid photos of you by the Christmas tree, holiday cards and supplies provided, plus we will have hot cocoa and music!

You can mail your card or we can assist you with a digital copy to send to your loved ones. We look forward to seeing you and sharing some holiday cheer.

No Registration Required

Christmas Movie Night with Hot Cocoa

Event Date: 
Friday, December 9, 2022 - 5:00pm to 7:30pm EST
Event Location: 
International Student Lounge
Event Contact Name: 
International Student Assistant
Event Contact E-mail: 

Hello Thunderwolves!!!

What would Christmas be without a memorable holiday film?

So, join us for a fun and authentic Christmas experience as we watch the movie "Elf" and enjoy some hot cocoa together.

Pre-Arrival Planning, International Orientation and Transitional Support

Event Date: 
Wednesday, November 30, 2022 - 9:00am to 10:00am EST
Event Location: 
Webinar
Event Contact Name: 
International Student Services
Event Contact E-mail: 

Planning your journey to Canada and Lakehead University can feel overwhelming! Deep breath, we are here for you! Join us live as we help you to understand all the information as a new student to ease your transition to your new life in Canada and at Lakehead. Learn about arrival dates, pre-arrival orientation, free airport pick up services, international orientation day and more!

Meet Your International Advisors

Event Date: 
Wednesday, December 7, 2022 - 9:00am to 10:00am EST
Event Location: 
Webinar
Event Contact Name: 
International Student Services
Event Contact E-mail: 

Are you worried about starting your new Lakehead journey? Don't be, our Lakehead International Advisors are here to guide and support you! Join us live to get to know your advisors, chat about life in Thunder Bay or Orillia, and get a better understanding of all the great services available to you.

Get to Know Your New Community and Winter in Canada

Event Date: 
Wednesday, December 14, 2022 - 9:00am to 10:00am EST
Event Location: 
Webinar
Event Contact Name: 
International Student Services
Event Contact E-mail: 

Are you a little nervous to move to a new city and arrive in Canada during Winter? Lakehead International is here for you! Our International Student Advisors will share helpful information about your new community and have you feeling confident to venture out and explore your home away from home and get prepared to love our Winter season.

International Education Week - Multi Culture Centre

Event Date: 
Wednesday, November 16, 2022 - 10:00am to 2:00pm EST
Event Location: 
Agora
Event Contact Name: 
Multi Culture Centre
Event Contact E-mail: 

Meet the Multi Culture Centre team, play fun games and enter a draw to win amazing prizes.

See you at the Agora at 10 am on November 16th.

Positivi-Tea Session-3

Event Date: 
Wednesday, November 23, 2022 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm EST
Event Location: 
International Student Lounge
Event Contact Name: 
International Student Assistant
Event Contact E-mail: 

Hello Thunderwolves!⁠

Feeling stressed or overwhelmed with assignments and exams?⁠ Join us to create a positive affirmation, practice mindfulness, and have a positive conversation over a cup of tea and snacks.⁠ We are excited to see you on Nov 23 for our Positivi-tea Session 3.⁠

Attending all four sessions, you will have a chance to be in the draw and win great prizes from Lakehead International.

Learn Your Name In Another Language

Event Date: 
Tuesday, November 15, 2022 - 10:00am to 2:00pm EST
Event Location: 
Agora
Event Contact Name: 
Cilvius Chin
Event Contact E-mail: 

Do you ever wonder how to write your name in another language?

Meet our students, learn about another language and culture and expand your global knowledge!

See you at the Agora!

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