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How close is Laurentian faculty to striking, and how will it affect LU students?

By Jessica Robinson, Editor-in-Chief Negotiations have been in effect since May 2017 Since May 2017, the Laurentian University Faculty Association (LUFA) and the Laurentian administration have been attempting to renegotiate the faculty’s collective agreement with the university. As of June 30, 2017, the faculty have been without a collective agreement.[…]

Everything you need to know about the SGA Welcome Week

By Mackenzie MacDonald, Contributor While the idea of textbooks, early mornings, and essays may not excite those returning to school in September, the SGA executive team for the 2017-2018 academic year at Laurentian are promising their students a Welcome Week to remember. This year’s SGA Welcome Week is going to[…]

Meet the 2017-18 SGA Executive Team

By: Mackenzie MacDonald, Contributor Another year, another election—the Student’s General Association elections have come and gone, and we’d like to introduce you to your new 2017-2018 SGA executives! We had the opportunity to talk with the new President, Vice President of Student Life, and Vice President of Policy and Advocacy,[…]

Call for Contributors: Summer 2017, Fall 2017

We’re hiring! The Lambda is looking for passionate, motivated, and talented Laurentian students that are interested in writing, photography, and journalism. There are all sorts of openings, from investigative reporting to opinion editorial writing—and there’s always need for photographers. If you’re interested, send a resume and brief paragraph explaining why you[…]

Legacy Profile: Daniel Melchior

By: Jessica Robinson, Editor-in-Chief You might know him as the Vice President of Student Life at the SGA; the President of the History Society; the President of the Incontri Italian Club; a former Lambda reporter, CKLU radio host, or ConEd student; or maybe you know him as Daniel. Daniel Melchior[…]

Inaugural Northern Sports Industry Conference leaves lasting impression on attendees

By: Carolina Keen, Contributor Laurentian University’s Sports Administration program held its inaugural Northern Sports Industry Conference this past month. The conference hosted delegates from Laurentian and high schools across the province, as well as a long list of industry professionals who traveled to Sudbury to share their knowledge. Founded in[…]

Faculty of Management students attend 20th International Workshop 2017

By: Emma Tomini, Contributor Laurentian University is honoured to be representing Canada as one of eight universities from eight different countries participating in the 20th International Workshop 2017, a sophisticated business simulation competition. The competition is a project of the University of Applied Sciences Suedwestfalen, Germany and hosted by Foshan University,[…]

Blood donor clinic being held in Laurentian’s West Residence today

By Shanleigh Brosseau, Contributor On April 3rd, Canadian Blood Services is holding a Blood Donor Clinic in West Residence, room W-132 from 12:00 pm until 3:00 pm. According to Joanne Drake, Territory Manager for Canadian Blood Services, blood donation clinics have been held at Laurentian for over 20 years now,[…]