Laurentian aims to complete campus modernization in 2016By December 2016 Laurentian University expects to complete an ambitious campus modernization project that will change the way students and faculty interact with each other and the spaces around them.Timmins-based Cy Rheault Construction won the contract for the project's $34-million construction phase.The contractor has carried out work at Laurentian in the past; it contributed to the first phase of the School of Architecture and did renovations to the Single Student Residence in 2014.Brad Park...
Northern Ontario can look forward to a
steady flow of film projects over the next three years thanks to a
deal between Sudbury’s Hideaway Pictures and the Motion Picture
Corporation of America (MPCA).The $100-million, multi-picture deal
brings more projects to an already booming regional indust...
A mining company’s
chief executive and the first woman to graduate from Laurentian University’s
engineering program will be among the recipients to receive honorary doctorates
from the Sudbury school next week.Mark Cutifani, CEO
of Anglo American, will be recognized for being a “champion for wo...
Laughter erupts from Ruth Debicki of the Ontario Geological Survey (OGS) when asked if her brush with space exploration royalty in the
early 1970s stands out as a career highlight.“We do lots of interesting stuff and we meet lots of
interesting people,” replied Debicki, the OGS’s land use policy ...
The federal and
provincial governments are collectively investing $1.9 million into a program
that boosts exports from Northern Ontario.On May 25, FedNor
Minister Navdeep Bains travelled to B&D Manufacturing in Lively (outside
Sudbury) to announce the federal and provincial governments would ea...