Student Profile

Co-op Students Work their Way to Success

Karina Maione is just one of the many 2016 co-op students who earned jobs with local, provincial, national, and international conglomerates. She is currently working in Quebec as a Financial Analyst with Brookfield Renewable.

Student Life

Bassel the Arab versus Bassel the Canadian

Having fled from Syria at the age of 22, Bassel Alkosani lived in a refugee camp for two years before coming to Canada as a WUSC student. Today he is learning what it means to be Canadian.

Algoma by Algoma

Her four years at Algoma University might be over, but Amy Donaldson knows she’ll never forget the memories and lasting friendships she made at the Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario post-secondary institution. Read more at algomau.ca (link in bio).
There are more reasons than ever to get a degree from Algoma U. The 2013 Ontario University Graduate Employment Survey shows that over 88 per cent of graduates from Algoma U find employment six months after graduation. Read more at algomau.ca (link in bio). #employment #graduate #studentsuccess
You gotta catch 'em all. And you can at Algoma U! #pokemongo #charmander #ichooseyou
The annual Shingwauk and Gathering Conference is happening on campus from July 29-31. This year's theme is "Fulfilling the Vision". Visit algomau.ca (link in bio) for more information. #shingwauk #residentialschoolsurvivors
They may not be the grass courts of Wimbledon or the clay courts of the French Open, but we think they'll do just fine. Check out our new outdoor tennis and basketball recreational area. #tennis #recreation #outdoorrec
Today on Canadian Multiculturalism Day, we celebrate our cultural diversity and express gratitude to everyone of all backgrounds who have made, and continue to make, such valuable contributions on our campus.
Photos from our International Camping Trip are now on our Facebook page. Go check them out, now! #agawa #pictographs #gocamping
The rain, thunder, and lightning may have put a damper on the international camping trip, but you wouldn't tell by this pre-storm photo. #lspp #ontarioparks #gocamping
🇨🇦🇨🇦 Meet Sault Ste. Marie's newest Canadian citizens! Congratulations! A special congratulations goes out to our very own Dr. Hari Luitel of the Business and Economics Department and his entire family, who became Canadian citizens this afternoon. #truenorthstrong #canadastrongandfree #canadastrong
It is with great excitement and pleasure that we announce that Psychology student Lindsay Wonnacott received her double lung transplant on June 9th. She is breathing easy, doing well, and ready to be discharged from the hospital today or tomorrow. #lungsforlindsay #giftoflife #organdonation #transplant
Happy National Aboriginal Day! Today, and everyday, we  celebrate the unique heritage, diverse cultures, and outstanding achievements of our First Nations, Inuit, and Métis students, staff, and faculty. #nadcanada #embracediversity #anishinaabe
On World Refugee Day, we stand together #withrefugees! We're so honoured to share our campus with our 2016 WUSC students, Blandine Mulera (Rwanda) and Bassel Alkosani (Syria). #refugeeswelcome #wusc #embracediversity
Happy first day of summer! 😎☀️⛵️🏖
Sometimes you just need waffles on a Friday! If you're in Shingwauk Hall, head over to the SASA lounge to enjoy some Avengers-themed waffles! #yumm #food
Since 2007, Dr. George Townsend has devoted his academic career to helping people diagnosed with ALS convey their thoughts through sophisticated computer software and hardware. Today, he is one of the world’s leading researchers and is hoping to land himself in the Guinness World Records for his latest breakthrough. #als #research #researchmatters #bci #alsresearch #computerscience
We would like to extend a warm welcome to our friends from Universitaria Minuto de Dios, Uniminuto in Colombia who will be on campus for the next few weeks studying ESL. #welcome #internationalexchange #partnership #culturalexchange
With all of the hate in the headlines right now, we wanted to remind everyone of all of the love in the world. Here's a few happy moments from Saturday's convocation ceremony to lift your spirits. #happiness #love #algomalumni #auconvo16 #classof2016
What a good looking group! Congratulations, Class of 2016! There's two full convocation albums on our Facebook page. Go check them out right now! #algomalumni #classof2016 #auconvo16
Your convocation sneak peak is on our Facebook page. Head over there now to see more happy memories captured from today's windy ceremony! #auconvo16 #classof2016 #algomalumni
Graduation Day! #firstgeneration #algomalumni #classof2016 #auconvo16

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