Your Choice Matters Grand Prize Draw

Event Date: 
Wednesday, June 1, 2022 - 12:00pm EDT
Event Location: 
Via Zoom

As an admitted applicant, you are an integral member of our new student body and we look forward to welcoming you this Fall! If you've taken part in the "Your Choice Matters" campaign, you won't want to miss our grand prize draws.

During this event we will do live draws for the three grand prizes:

  • Winter Fun Pack ($1,000 CAD)
  • Flight Voucher ($2,500 CAD)
  • 1st Year Residence + Meal Plan ($14,000 CAD)

You will also hear from special guests and meet some of the faces who will help you transition to Lakehead University.

If you haven't yet participated, don't miss out. Share your Lakehead pride by submitting a photo and joining the #IncomingClassof2022 at www.yourchoicematters.ca

International Student Supports & Advisors

Event Date: 
Thursday, May 26, 2022 - 9:00am EDT
Event Location: 
Via Zoom

Join us to meet our International Student Advisors. Throughout your degree, our International Advisors are here to give you one-on-one guidance in all the matters specific to you as an international student. Ask your questions throughout this live event. We'd love to hear them all, whether they're about our hometowns or anything related to Lakehead.

During the live webinar, you will learn about international student supports such as:
- International Advising
- Visa and Immigration Appointments and Workshops
- Peer Mentor Program
- Lakehead Makes Leaders Program
- And more!

You'll also have the opportunity to ask your questions live. Register today!

Illusions and the Science of Psychology: Is Seeing Really Believing?

Event Date: 
Tuesday, May 24, 2022 - 9:00am EDT
Event Location: 
Virtual via Zoom

Dr. Michael Moland will explore how we can be fooled by many things we see and take for granted as being "real" every day. He'll also navigate common myths about psychology including ideas like "Is Psychology Really Just Common Sense?", "How Do Psychological Scientists Test Claims and Theories in Psychology?", "How Does Psychology Use the Scientific Method?" and "Why Is It So Challenging To Study Behaviour Scientifically?"

Criminology, Surveillance and Technology: Reimagining the future of Criminology

Event Date: 
Tuesday, May 17, 2022 - 9:00am EDT
Event Location: 
Virtual via Zoom

Join Dr. Debra Mackinnon as she investigates the applications and implications of emerging technologies such as genetic surveillance, body cameras, facial recognition, and artificial intelligence.

Residence & Dining

Event Date: 
Thursday, May 19, 2022 - 9:00am EDT
Event Location: 
Via Zoom

At Lakehead, we offer many housing options to help make your life at Lakehead as enjoyable and comfortable as possible. You'll feel right at home in our welcoming, engaging and safe on-campus residence community. There is also the option to stay in one of the off-campus housing options close to campus.

During the live webinar, viewers will have the opportunity to learn about our hometowns, campuses, what our residence has to offer, the meal plans, vibrant student life and more!

Our recruitment team will be leading the presentation and hosting a live question & answer period. Register today!

Politics of Origin: Belonging and Nationhood in the 21st Century

Event Date: 
Tuesday, May 10, 2022 - 9:00am EDT
Event Location: 
Virtual via Zoom

As societies around the world become increasingly diverse and complex, Dr. Benjamin Maiangwa will explore topics of "Belonging" as related to: National Identity, Indigenous and Autochthonous populations, Migrants, and the survival of the Nation-State in this sample lecture.

Applying for your Student Visa

Event Date: 
Thursday, May 12, 2022 - 9:00am EDT
Event Location: 
Via Zoom

If you've received an Offer of Admission, it's now time for you to apply for your visa and study permit, which is required when studying in Lakehead’s degree programs for more than 6 months. Our regulated International Student Immigration Advisors, who are designated through ICCRC (Immigration Consultants of Canada Regulatory Council) are here to help you with all immigration matters during your studies at Lakehead.

During the live webinar, you will learn about the process and requirements, and our advisors will offer guidance on applying for a Canadian student visa.

You'll also have the opportunity to ask your questions live. Register today!

My Journey to Lakehead Student Panel

Event Date: 
Thursday, May 5, 2022 - 9:00am EDT
Event Location: 
Via Zoom

One of the best ways to learn about Lakehead is through its students. In this session, you’ll hear from a panel of current students who answer questions about their Lakehead experience.

Our recruitment team will be leading the presentation and hosting a live question & answer period. Register today!

Bio-Future: Exploring A Purpose-Designed Approach to Generate Clean-Green Energy

Event Date: 
Tuesday, May 3, 2022 - 9:00am EDT
Event Location: 
Virtual via Zoom

In this sample lecture, Lakehead University's Dean of Engineering, Dr. Janusz Kozinski, will consider human-technology interactions focusing on new concepts of (1) Beyond Sustainability, and (2) Post–Humanist Society. He’ll also discuss opportunities related to renewable biomass and hydrogen fuel, and a variety of applications (including exotic uses).

Student Supports

Event Date: 
Thursday, April 28, 2022 - 9:00am EDT
Event Location: 
Via Zoom

At Lakehead, we’re here for you. We know that being far from home can pose challenges to you as a student. That's why we're committed to creating a supportive and nurturing environment to help you navigate and thrive in academics, university life, and your new community. We are proud to offer several services to promote your health and well-being and enhance your university experience.

During the live webinar, you will learn about student supports such as:
- International Advising
- Visa and Immigration Appointments and Workshops
- Academics Support
- Student Central Support Services
- Student Health and Wellness

Our recruitment team will be leading the presentation and hosting a live question & answer period. Register today!

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