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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,[…]

Cover Story: 25th anniversary of LU Model Parliament marks many major milestones

By Jessica Robinson, Editor-in-Chief January 20, 2017 marked the 25th anniversary of Laurentian University Model Parliament (LMP), an event characterized by milestones and “firsts” that reinforced the bright nature and promise of involved Laurentian students. “This [event] has very small origins, 25 years ago, first held the Sudbury Regional Council[…]

RSM denies responsibility for graffiti on Laurentian sign, across Sudbury

By Jessica Robinson, Editor-in-Chief Following the vandalism of the Laurentian University sign on Monday, January 23, the Revolutionary Student Movement-Sudbury put out a statement this morning on Friday, January 27, denying any responsibility for the act. Many began speculating on social media that the Sudbury chapter of the RSM could be[…]

Update: Varsity basketball players will remain suspended “until after the new year”

Just two hours before the Laurentian Voyageurs men’s and women’s basketball teams will take to the court for this season’s home opener games, the school sent out a statement to the Laurentian community via email regarding recent players’ suspensions. The email (in full below) explains that the players will be suspended “until after the new year”. It[…]

“Iconic Juices” shop opens in University of Sudbury

By Emma Tomini, Contributor Here is a juicy piece of news: “Iconic Juices” is open and operational in the University of Sudbury. Co-owners Jaime Owora and Shaun Gordon, two Laurentian University students, opened LU’s first smoothie shop October 17, 2016. Owora is currently in his second year of Communications Studies,[…]

Canada’s Next Top Ad Exec is coming to Laurentian University

Entering the second decade of the program, Canada’s Next Top Ad Exec (CNTAE) is one of the largest and most influential post-secondary marketing competitions in Canada. The program is sponsored by real companies who put their reputation in the hands of Canada’s top Marketing students. Canada’s Next Top Ad Exec[…]