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Dr. Vijay Mago
Prof receives funding to create coding program for Indigenous youth
June 9th, 2021
Dr. Vijay Mago, Chair and Associate Professor in Computer Science at Lakehead University, and Chair of Computer Science for the Lakehead-Georgian Partnership, is receiving a $36,000 PromoScience grant from the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada to develop and deliver a six-week coding program collaboratively with the Office of Indigenous Initiatives. Dr. Mago […]
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Faculty Spotlight: Rhonda Bell-Allen
June 8th, 2021
In this month’s Faculty Spotlight, we’re speaking with Rhonda Bell-Allen, professor of Environmental Engineering and Technology at Georgian College, and professor in the Environmental Sustainability program with the Lakehead-Georgian Partnership.   Professor of Environmental Engineering and Technology, Rhonda Bell-Allen, has been with Georgian College since 2010. She has been involved with the Lakehead-Georgian Environmental Sustainability […]
Congratulations to the class of 2021
Lakehead-Georgian graduates first cohort
June 2nd, 2021
The Lakehead-Georgian Partnership, a collaboration between Lakehead University and Georgian College, will celebrate its first cohort of graduates on Tuesday, June 8 and Thursday, June 10. Ten students enrolled in the Bachelor of Engineering (Electrical) degree and Electrical Engineering Technology advanced diploma program, and Honours Bachelor of Arts and Science (Environmental Sustainability) Specialization in Ecosystem […]
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Faculty Spotlight: Jaret Wright
May 11th, 2021
In this month’s Faculty Spotlight, we’re speaking with Jaret Wright, professor of Computer Studies at Georgian College, and instructor in the Computer Science program with the Lakehead-Georgian Partnership.   Jaret Wright, professor of Computer Studies with Georgian College, since 2011, comes to the Lakehead Georgian Partnership by way of the private sector. Prior to joining […]
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Faculty Profile: Amir Ameli
April 30th, 2021
By: Kari Klassen In this month’s faculty profile we’re sitting down with Dr. Amir Ameli, assistant professor in the Department of Electrical Engineering at Lakehead University and the Lakehead-Georgian Partnership.   Dr. Amir Ameli was planning on moving from Kitchener to Barrie for his new position with the Lakehead-Georgian Partnership and then COVID-19 hit. “When […]
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Skills You Need to Survive Postsecondary
April 6th, 2021
Earning your college diploma and university degree is nothing like earning your high school diploma. Heading to postsecondary education can make you anxious, happy, uncertain, or full of doubt. To overcome these feelings, you need to master and refine a set of skills you didn’t use, or barely used, in high school. Everyone can use […]