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Women’s cross country team ends season with record-breaking finish

By Kyle Kelley, for the Lambda Two months have passed since the beginning of the Voyageurs women’s cross-country climb to CIS Championships, and after a long and prosperous season for the Voyageurs, the women finished in fourth place among all teams in Ontario, and achieved a record-breaking 10th place among[…]

Gallery: Laurentian hosts Invitational Swim meet, finishes second

By Lambda Staff The weekend of Oct. 24-15 brought four swim teams to the Jeno Tihanyi Gold Olympic Pool on Laurentian University campus, for an invitational swim meet. The Ottawa GeeGees, Waterloo Warriors, and a swim team from the Zhejiang University of Finance and Economics (ZUFE) joined the Laurentian Voyageurs, in[…]

Campus-wide water interruption resolved

By Kayla Perry, Editor-in-Chief A brief interruption of water services on campus occurred across Laurentian University on the afternoon of Nov. 17. The water outage, which took place between approximately 10:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m., was the result of one section of campus’s water services being mistakenly turned off  by the[…]

LU architecture students construct bent-wood structure for campus

By Alexander Mayhew, for the Lambda If you’ve walked by the bowling alley lately, you’ve most likely seen the bent-wood structure in Founders Square. That structure is the result of the Laurentian Architecture Laurentienne (LAL) students’ design-build workshop, which was a class project for the Indigenous Precedents course. The course[…]

LU Free the Children hosts first fundraiser

  By Alexander Mayhew, for the Lambda On Oct. 23, the LU Free the Children club held their first fundraiser event, Drive for Change. During the event, which was held in the NOSM parking lot, Laurentian students were given the opportunity to test drive brand new Ford vehicles – for[…]

Men Voyageurs drop basketball home opener by one point

By Timothy Kraft, Lambda Staff On Nov. 13, the men’s Voyageurs basketball team was defeated 68-69 at their home opener, ultimately losing the close game to the Queens Gaels. The men came out strong in the first quarter, winning the tip off and demanding an early lead by execution of[…]

Birdhouses on campus target declining songbird population

By Danish Alla, For the Lambda Members of the Laurentian University community may have noticed the numerous birdhouses located around campus: what they may not have noticed is that this is an attempt to save the decreasing songbird population. Songbird populations are decreasing – not just in Sudbury, but all[…]

Nordic ski team hosts annual Trick or Trek, continues fall training

By Thomas Gore, for the Lambda The Laurentian Voyageurs Nordic ski team is finding themselves busy once again, just two months into the school year. While the athletes have continued their fall training throughout the month of Oct., they also hosted the Trick or Trek fundraising event during the closing days[…]