Author Archives: Michelle Jondreau

Dr. Brandon Schamp Publishes Research on Climate Change

(SAULT STE. MARIE, ON – October 3, 2018): Algoma University is pleased to announce that Dr. Brandon Schamp has been published in the preeminent science journal, Nature. This important research demonstrates how taller plant species are moving north into the arctic, due to climate change. Schamp is an Associate Professor in the University’s Biology Department.… Read More »

Algoma U Hosts 2018 Municipal Election Debates on Campus

(SAULT STE. MARIE, ON – September 18, 2018): On Tuesday, October 9 and Thursday, October 11, Algoma University will be hosting the 2018 Sault Ste. Marie Municipal Election Debates in the Shingwauk Auditorium, in partnership with SooToday.com and Shaw TV Sault Ste. Marie. SooToday.com will be broadcasting each evening’s debate live through their website. They will… Read More »

Colin Wilson Welcomed as Algoma U’s New Director of Strategic Advancement

(SAULT STE. MARIE, ON – September 26, 2018): Algoma University is pleased to announce that Colin Wilson will fill the role of Director of Strategic Advancement. As a key member of the University’s leadership team, Wilson will work closely with the President and Vice-Chancellor on operational matters, stakeholder relations, and special projects of importance to… Read More »

Algoma U Homecoming Kicks-Off September 20th

(SAULT STE. MARIE, ON – September 17, 2018): Algoma University’s annual Homecoming celebration kicks-off this Thursday, September 20th. For three days, the University will be hosting a variety of events on campus and within Sault Ste. Marie for alumni, students, and community members. “We’re really excited for the Homecoming 2018 celebration,” said Patrick Murray, Chair… Read More »

Algoma U Signs National Agreement in Whitehorse

(SAULT STE. MARIE, ON – September 13, 2018): Officials from Algoma University were in Whitehorse, YK this week to sign a partnership agreement with the National Aboriginal Lands Managers Association (NALMA).   As part of the agreement, Algoma will now be the Eastern Canada site for delivery of the NALMA Professional Lands Management Certification Program… Read More »

Labour Day Long Weekend Hours & Closures

(SAULT STE. MARIE, ON – August 30, 2018): Please note the following closures happening at Algoma University and its satellite programming in Timmins and Brampton for the upcoming Labour Day long weekend. Please note that doors A, Z, and G will remain open to the main building on the Sault Ste. Marie campus. Computer labs… Read More »

Director of Shingwauk Residential Schools Centre Named Before Unveiling of ‘Reclamation of Shingwauk Hall’

(SAULT STE. MARIE, ON – August 3, 2018): Algoma University is pleased to announce that Elizabeth Edgar-Webkamigad has filled the vacancy for the Director of the Shingwauk Residential Schools Centre (SRSC).  This position is a shared position reporting to both the National Shingwauk Residential Schools Centre and the University. The position is expected to play… Read More »

Algoma University Welcomes New Vice-President of Finance & Operations

(SAULT STE. MARIE, ON – June 25, 2018): Algoma University is pleased to announce that Robert Battisti has been named as the institution’s new Vice-President of Finance and Operations. “After an extensive search process, we are excited to welcome Robert Battisti to the Algoma University leadership team,” said President and Vice-Chancellor, Asima Vezina. “It is… Read More »