News Briefs

By Stephanie Simko

Cyclotron Info Session

Dr. Michael Campbell will answer questions such as, “What is a cyclotron?” and “What does it do?” during his presentation on the subject on Tuesday 17 September at 2:30 p.m. in UC 1017. Cookies and coffee will be available. More questions? Contact


CNFER Annual Yard Sale

An on-campus yard sale will be happening on September 11 in front of the Centre for Northern Forest Ecosystem Research (CNFER). All proceeds go to the United Way. Rain date set for September 12. For more information contact Lilli Bird at 807-343-4024.


CERAH Student Poster Contest

Calling all artists! Lakehead’s Centre for Education and Research on Aging & Health (CERAH) is looking for artwork to feature on posters promoting its Northwestern Ontario Palliative Care 2013 Conference. The winning submission receives a $100 prize. Submission deadline is September 16. More information and contest details can be found on the CERAH website at


LUSU Campus Market returns

The LUSU Sustainability Initiative will once again be hosting a weekly Campus Market, running Wednesdays 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. in front of the Chancellor Paterson library. The Market offers fresh, locally grown produce and hand-made crafts which supports local economies. For more information, contact


LUSU Student Governor Seat

Want to represent students on Lakehead’s top decision-making body? Here’s your chance. One student is eligible to be appointed a seat on the Board of Governors. The student Governor position is an opportunity to ensure the student voice is heard. If you think you have the right skills and experience, apply with detailed cover letter and résumé. Submit in person to LUSU office or to The application deadline is Friday, September 16.