Lakehead University’s Report to the Community luncheon recognized the innovative people, programs and projects that are making a difference at the University and in its communities.
People from across Simcoe County gathered at Hawk Ridge Golf and Country Club on November 17 to...Read More about Lakehead’s Report to the Community celebrates innovation and entrepreneurship
$9.5-million investment will create jobs, expand research and foster innovation
November 10, 2016 – Thunder Bay, Ontario – Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada
The Government of Canada values the role of post-secondary institutions as they...Read More about Canada and Ontario invest in post-secondary infrastructure at Lakehead University
Two assessments of Canada’s universities have, once again, placed Lakehead University atop several research categories.
For the second year in a row, Re$earch Infosource has ranked Lakehead University number one in Canada in its category of undergraduate research universities.
“At...Read More about Lakehead University Research Ranked Number One in Canada, again
On behalf of the County of Simcoe Warden Gerry Marshall presented a $1 million cheque to Lakehead University this morning during a special celebration event at the 500 University Avenue campus in Orillia. This brings the total amount of contributions to Lakehead by the County of Simcoe to...Read More about County of Simcoe and Lakehead University celebrate 10 years with $1M gift
Lakehead University’s Music Department is pleased to announce a new scholarship. The “Roy Coran Memorial Scholarship” was established through funds accrued from three Roy Coran Big Band Concert events held at the Thunder Bay Community Auditorium from 2013 to 2015.
A local musical legend,...Read More about Roy Coran Memorial Scholarship
September 1, 2016 – Orillia, ON
Today, Lakehead University announced the new William G. Tamblyn Legacy Society and opened a new art gallery space at its University Avenue campus.
Community leaders and friends of the University gathered to learn about the new initiative and...Read More about Lakehead announces William G. Tamblyn Legacy Society at Art Gallery opening
August 31, 2016 – Thunder Bay, ON
Lakehead University welcomed a record number of international students at this year’s orientation.
Around 400 students from 44 countries participated in the International Orientation at the Hangar on Wednesday, Aug. 31.
“Orientation is an...Read More about Lakehead University welcomed its largest group of international students
Ontario is helping advance post-secondary education for Indigenous peoples in the Northwest by investing in the planning of a new Indigenous centre at Lakehead University.
With an investment of $1 million through the Northern Ontario Heritage Fund Corporation (NOHFC), Lakehead...Read More about Ontario Supporting Indigenous Students at Lakehead University
CONACyT Director Dr. Enrique Cabrero Mendoza, left, and Lakehead University President & Vice-Chancellor Dr. Brian Stevenson sign the agreement in Ottawa on June 28, 2016.
June 30, 2016 – Thunder Bay, ON
As Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Mexican President Enrique...Read More about Lakehead signs Agreement with Mexican National Council of Science and Technology
Fourteen Lakehead University researchers and three graduate students are receiving new Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council (NSERC) grants and scholarships worth more than $1.4 million.
Lakehead secured NSERC funding for research in Chemistry, Engineering, Math, Computer...Read More about Lakehead Faculty awarded $1.4 million in new Research Grants