TBAY: Library Carnival

Event Date: 
Wednesday, September 13, 2023 - 11:00am to 2:00pm EDT
Event Location: 
Library Courtyard
Event Contact Name: 
Madeline Donnelly
Event Contact E-mail: 

On Wednesday, September 13th come by the Library Courtyard for our first ever Library Carnival! Grab a snack and play one of our many games while meeting library staff and learning how the library can help you through your scholarly journey.

TBAY: Residence Welcome Day

Event Date: 
Thursday, August 31, 2023 - 10:00am to 2:00pm EDT
Event Location: 
Thunder Bay Campus, Bartley Residence

Join us as we welcome our new Thunderwolves (and their supporters) moving into their new home away from home! Welcome and Support Services tables will be available around Bartley Residence for you or your supporters to ask any questions you may have and campus tours will be available to help you learn how to navigate campus. We will also have we music and lawn games, and so much more!

TBAY: Day at the Lake!

Event Date: 
Friday, September 1, 2023 - 11:00am to 4:00pm EDT
Event Location: 
Thunder Bay Campus, Lake Tamblyn
Event Contact Name: 
Student Success Centre
Event Contact Phone: 
807-343-8018
Event Contact E-mail: 

Join us for a day full of fun outdoor activities and games before or after your Faculty and Program Meet & Greet session. This event is a great way to meet other new students and our friendly Lakehead staff, all while enjoying our beautiful Thunder Bay campus!

TBAY: Monte Carlo Casino Night

Event Date: 
Friday, September 1, 2023 - 7:00pm EDT
Event Location: 
Thunder Bay Campus, Residence Rink
Event Contact Name: 
Residence Services
Event Contact E-mail: 

Residence Services invites you to join them for their Monte Carlo Casino Night! Communities are provided with "play money" to compete in games. Some of these games include Black Jack, Poker, Roulette and more. At the end of the event communities will then come together with their winnings and bid in a live auction for prizes! 

This event is open to both incoming residence and off-campus students!

 

 

TBAY: Faculty and Program Meet & Greet

Event Date: 
Friday, September 1, 2023 - 11:00am to 4:00pm EDT
Event Location: 
Thunder Bay Campus, The Outpost
Event Contact Name: 
Student Success Centre
Event Contact Phone: 
807-343-8018
Event Contact E-mail: 

Join us at our Faculty & Program Meet & Greet to meet some of the faculty and staff members of your program, as well as the peers you'll be learning with. At Lakehead we offer many services to students and you will be able to learn about what academic support services are offered to help you succeed in your program. Take part in our connector bingo card created to help you meet your staff, peers, and student services, and have your chance to win some great prizes. During the Meet & Greet, light snacks and refreshments will be provided.

Date & Time: Friday, September 1, 2023  11:00am - 4:00pm

11:00am - 12:00pm | Business Administration

12:00pm - 1:00pm | Education

1:00pm - 2:00pm | Health & Behavioural Sciences

2:00pm - 3:00pm | Science & Environmental Studies

3:00pm - 4:00pm | Social Sciences and Humanities

 
 Be sure to check out the outdoor event at Lake Tamblyn before and/or after your meet & greet!

TBAY: Parent & Supporter Coffee House Q&A

Event Date: 
Friday, September 1, 2023 - 9:30am to 10:30am EDT
Event Location: 
Thunder Bay Campus, Faculty Lounge
Event Contact Name: 
Student Success Centre
Event Contact Phone: 
807-343-8018
Event Contact E-mail: 

We know that you and your family and supporters might have a lot of questions about the university and the various services offered to our students. Join us on Friday, September 1, 2023 at 9:30am in The Faculty Lounge (located below the residence cafeteria at the corner of the Lake Tamblyn entrance from the parking lot) for our Parent & Supporter Coffee House Q&A event, which will offer a live Question & Answer panel where you will have the opportunity to hear from:

  • Academic Support Zone

  • Residence Services

  • Security

  • Lakehead University Student Union

  • Student Health & Wellness

  • Student Accessibility Services

  • Office of Human Rights & Equity There will be coffee, tea, water, and light snacks available. 


There will be coffee, tea, water, and light snacks available. 

TBAY: Lakehead Welcome & President's Picnic

Event Date: 
Thursday, August 31, 2023 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm EDT
Event Location: 
Thunder Bay Campus, LUSU Hangar
Event Fee: 
FREE
Event Contact Name: 
Student Success Centre
Event Contact Phone: 
807-343-8018
Event Contact E-mail: 

Your official welcome to Lakehead University! Join us and other new students at the LUSU Hangar for a welcome address made by Lakehead University President, Dr. Gillian Siddall, along with other guest speakers followed by a picnic-style dinner, games, and PRIZES!

Family, friends, and supporters are welcome to attend!


Date & Time: Thursday, August 31, 2023, 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Lakehead Welcome & President's Picnic Location: LUSU Hangar

 

 

 

TBAY: Rockin' Recovery

Event Date: 
Wednesday, September 6, 2023 - 5:00pm to 8:00pm EDT
Event Location: 
Marina Park
Event Contact Name: 
Thunder Bay District Health Unit- Drug Awareness Committee

Hop on the bus and head down to Marina Park for an excursion to Rockin Recovery including a performance from Canadian singer Craig Cardiff. (Take the #2 Crosstown/Waterfront city bus to the Water Street Terminal, use the pedestrian overpass to get to Marina Park)

TBAY: LUSU First Day Fantasy Fun Fair!

Event Date: 
Tuesday, September 5, 2023 - 10:00am to 4:00pm EDT
Event Location: 
Thunder Bay Campus, Agora Circle
Event Contact Name: 
Lakehead University Student Union
Event Contact Phone: 
807-343-8259
Event Contact E-mail: 

Get familiar with all the services LUSU offers, meet and engage with Centre Coordinators, community organizations, locally owned food trucks and giant inflatable games! Campus departments, community organizations, and local businesses will join in on the fun allowing students to learn about the various supports on campus and to connect with various community partners.

 

TBAY: Downtown Adventure

Event Date: 
Saturday, September 2, 2023 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm EDT
Event Location: 
Meet at the Agora Circle
Event Contact Name: 
Student Success Centre
Event Contact Phone: 
807-343-8018
Event Contact E-mail: 

Join us for a fun-filled day exploring your new home! You'll get the chance to discover the public transportation system while travelling to the downtown area to complete a bingo-style scavenger hunt featuring local favourite restaurants and businesses, and some interesting landmarks that serve as awesome photo-ops.

Please note that if you are interested in purchasing food or goods at any of the stores featured on the bingo card, you will be responsible for providing your own money to make these purchases. Transportation via the bus system will be covered as long as you have picked up your U-pass (bus pass sticker) from LUSU beforehand.

Date & Time: Saturday, September 2, 2023,  1:00pm - 4:00pm
Location: Meet at the Agora Circle
IMPORTANT NOTE:  This event will run Rain or Shine... Dress for the weather.

If you are a local Thunder Bay student and want to help showcase your city leading new students to Thunder Bay around the downtown area, please reach out to Hartley at orientation@lakeheadu.ca

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