Sudbury

Laurentian's Alphonse-Raymond Building will feature food services area that can accommodate more than 100 students. It is seen here in an architectural rendering.
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...

Sudbury

Mining magnate donates $10 million to design school
Mining magnate Rob McEwen and his wife, Cheryl, have donated $10 million to Sudbury’s architecture school.The gift means the school, an initiative of Laurentian University, will now be known as the McEwen School of Architecture.Of the contribution, $4 million will be used to complete the constr...
Sudbury native, OSC boss receives geoscience award
Maureen Jensen, chair and CEO of the Ontario Securities Commission (OSC), is the recipient of the 2016 Canadian Professional Geoscientist Award. Her career as a mineral exploration geologist, a corporate leader and later as a capital market regulator spans more than 35 years. Jen...
Management consultant forged her skills in fires
Fireweed blooms in areas damaged by a forest fire, the tall pink flowers bright against the destruction. Suzanne Bernier works like the fireweed: where disasters happen, she pops up.  And like the flower, the disaster management consultant brings some beauty back into a damaged landscape.In her...
New deal between Sudbury and American production companies “touches every part of industry”
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...


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