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.

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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.

News

Jun
29
Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council grant supports EDI research

Dr. Sandra Jeppesen is receiving $448,376 from SSHRC under their new Race, Gender, and Diversity Initiative launched this year.

May
12
New Book Written By Orillia Faculty and Students

A new book by several Lakehead co-authors, The Capitol Riots, explores the Capitol riots of January 2021.

Events

Nov
30
The Smallest Steps 7:30 PM
401 Red River Road (Bora Laskin Faculty of Law)(PACI Building) Room: John N. Paterson Auditorium, 3rd floor
Nov
30
The Smallest Steps - Film Screening and Panel Discussion 7:30 PM
Bora Laskin Faculty of Law, John N. Paterson Auditorium, 3rd Floor PACI Building, 401 Red River Rd.