Event Cancelled: Lumina Concert: New Music for Saxophone and Piano

This event has been cancelled due to weather-related issues.
About the Event
A collaborative Lumina Concert will present New Music for Saxophone and Piano with visiting scholar Athanasios Zervas, alto saxophone, LU faculty member Evgeny Chugunov, piano and will include the premiere performance of Nightscape by LU faculty member Aris Carastathis, composer.
About the Participants

Talk Cancelled: BATTLING THE BUNK MACHINES: Health in the Era of Celebrity, Social Media & Twisted Facts

This talk has been cancelled due to Sunday's flights being cancelled.
Professor Timothy Caulfield, Canada Research Chair in Health Law and author of the bestselling books Is Gwyneth Paltrow Wrong About Everything?: When Celebrity Culture and Science Clash, and The Cure for Everything: Untangling Twisted Messages about Health Fitness and Happiness, and star of the new Netflix show A User’s Guide to Cheating Death.
  • Book signing and refreshme

Pure Revival: The Role of Innovation in the Economic Rejuvenation of Michigan's Cities

About the Talk
Many communities in Michigan are experiencing economic and cultural rejuvenation, largely driven by entrepreneurs and investors. This has resulted in the emergence of innovative industry clusters around FinTech and other technologies. This talk will tell the story of the decline and rebirth of the cities of Michigan, an important tale for communities that are currently pursuing their own rejuvenation.
About the Speaker

Distinguished Researcher Panel: Valorizing Process and Progress in Interdisciplinary Research: Reflections from the Equity in Birthing Care Program

About the Event 
Title: “Valorizing Process and Progress in Interdisciplinary Research: Reflections from the Equity in Birthing Care Program”
This panel discussion will explore the strengths and challenges of interdisciplinary health research and how using an interdisciplinary framework has shaped our individual thinking as researchers, and the evolution of our Equity in Birthing Care research program over time.

Annual Postdoctoral Fellows Poster Displays

This is your opportunity to learn about some of the novel research current being undertaken by various postdoctoral fellows at Lakehead University!
All Participating postdoctoral fellows are invited to attend the Research & Innovation Week Reception, Thursday, February 28, 2018 at 4:00pm in the Lakehead University Faculty Agora.

Graduate Student Conference 2019: Poster Session

Students from all graduate programs are invited to present their research and compete with their program colleagues in a poster presentation format.

Poster Session – February 27, 2019

Location: CASES, Time: 10:30am - 2:00pm

The poster session portion of the Graduate Student Conference will take place place during Research and Innovation Week 2019 in the CASES building.

HashtagResearch: Using Social Media in Data Collection and Dissemination

About the Event
This panel features researchers from diverse disciplinary backgrounds who are using social media in different ways in their research, whether in data collection, dissemination, or both. The panel will touch on the benefits and challenges of using social media as a research tool, as well as ethical considerations.



Undergraduate Student Research Conference

This year we again are highlighting the significant amount of quality research being performed by undergraduate students at Lakehead.

The annual Undergraduate Research Conference is held during each Research and Innovation Week.

This year's event will continue to involve both poster displays (in the Lakehead University Agora) and oral presentations (in the Lakehead University Senate Chambers) from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm on February 26, 2019.