Smudging Advisory - Today at 5:30 pm
Please be advised that the Lieutenant Governor's Aboriginal Camp group will be smudging in Thunder Bay's Main Cafeteria today at 5:30 pm.
For more information please contact Emily McKenzie from Frontier College at 285-3343.
Human Resources Reminder: Green Shield Canada Coverage for Dependents Due August 31
Lakehead employees with dependent children from 21-25 years of age, and who are enrolled in school full-time, must inform the Office of Human Resources (HR) to ensure benefit coverage is extended until August 31, 2013.
Written confirmation must be sent via inter-office mail to Human Resources by August 31, 2012.
Employees who have already notified HR needn't respond.
For questions, please call Laura Wark at ext. 8022.
PACI Main Entrance Will Be Closed - August 20
The main entrance to Thunder Bay's PACI building will be closed from Monday, August 20 to Friday, August 24 while the doors are replaced.
Please use the entrance near the elevator or the Red River Road entrance while work is completed.
For questions or concerns, please contact Physical Plant's Shanon Arnold-McDevitt @ (807) 343-8077.
The University Secretariat Has Moved
Karen Roche, University Secretary, can be reached at 343-8577.
Laura Rovere, Governance Officer - Board of Governors, can be reached at 346-7949.Amanda Trevisanutto, Governance Officer - Senate, can be reached at 346-7929.
Human Resources Department at Lakehead Orillia
I’m pleased to announce the creation of an Office of Human Resources at our Orillia Campus.
Please join me in welcoming Heidi Berry to her new role as Human Resources Officer – Orillia Campus, whose portfolio will include matters associated with Employee Relations, as well as Health & Safety, Security and Parking Services. Congratulations!
We expect a seamless transition, as Heidi has been fulfilling many aspects of these responsibilities following the July 2011 departure of our Assistant Vice-President, Administration & Finance in Orillia.
Heidi will report to Ray Raslack, AVP Human Resources.
Sherri Haleschuk will continue reporting to Heidi and hold the designation of Administrative Assistant – Orillia Campus. Sherri will serve as support for HR as well as the remaining Administrative Offices at Orillia.
Theresa Prisciak will also continue to report to Heidi and hold the designation of Senior Guard heading up Orillia’s Security Services.
Take The Small Business Consumer Survey
Did you know that Thunder Bay is getting two more Walmart stores this year? Are you concerned for the local businesses in Thunder Bay?
Lakehead University’s Small Business Consulting Services wants to know your opinion.
The SBCS is writing a report on the economic impacts of the two new Walmart stores opening in Thunder Bay this year. With this survey, SBCS is trying to obtain the opinions and attitudes of Thunder Bay consumers.
Your opinion is important to SBCS, please help by completing this quick survey. The results will be made available by October 1, 2012.
Smudging Advisory - September
The Native Nurses Entry Program will be smudging with traditional medicines in Thunder Bay on the following dates:
- September 5, 2012 10 am-12 pm in the Braun Building, Room BB1045
- September 6, 2012 9-11 am in the Braun Building, Room BB2003
Apply to be a Peer Health Educator
The Student Health and Counselling Centre wants students to become volunteer Peer Health Educators.By joining you will:
- Gain experience in Health Promotion
- Receive volunteer hours
- Create and implement fun and appealing materials, campaigns and event
The Student Health and Counselling Centre wants you on their team!