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

51 students earned Algoma degrees this past weekend at the Fall 2017 Convocation Ceremony in Brampton. Congratulations, graduated! #classof2017 #teamAlgoma #auconvo17 #algomalumni
The season is almost over for the @algomathunderbirds but the squad is still strong and all smiles! #teamAlgoma #redwhiteandgrey •
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This is Hallowe'en. This is Hallowe'en. This is Hallowe'en. Our community trick or treat is happening on October 30th from 4-7pm. Don't miss it!
Education Day is in full swing on campus. 500 Grade 5 students are learning about the history of the site and about Anshinaabe culture.
Huge win from the @algomathunderbirds who upset the @westernmustangs this past weekend 2-1 at Superior Heights. #hearthethunder
We hope everyone has a fantastic and relaxing Thanksgiving and Reading Week. We hope you get to spend some time outdoors enjoying the fall colours. We're loving all of the colour on our campus right now! 🍁🍂 #teamalgoma #algomau
Interested in taking your learning abroad? We're hosting a series of information sessions throughout the fall to help you get started on your application. Read more at PS: did you venture abroad? We'd love to see your photos!
#throwbackThursday to last Saturday's 5th annual Algoma U Colour Dash. Thanks to the Sault This Week for the great capture! #teamAlgoma #homecoming
It's cake time! Did you know that we celebrate each and every birthday in residence at the end of each month with homemade cake?! •
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Today, incoming President and Vice-Chancellor Asima Vezina met with the Algoma U community and was warmly welcomed onto campus. #teamAlgoma
It's Club Day in The Speakeasy. Come take the pledge to drive sober with AUBS and get a free ice cream sundae.
The views from the St. Mary's river are pretty great. We can't wait to check out the views of the river from the new SKG building being built on Queen Street! What's your favourite Soo view? #teamalgoma #soomuch •
The Algoma University Board of Governors is pleased to announce that Asima Vezina will assume the role of President and Vice-Chancellor of Algoma University effective October 23, 2017. Read more at
The Acoustic Open Mic Night is happening right now and will continue until midnight tonight. Come check out the unreal talent in The Speakeasy. #teamAlgoma #music
Homecoming is well underway in Sault Ste. Marie! The Bengali Dinner is just ending - thank you to all of the students who sang, danced, and cooked up a delicious feast this evening. Next up: the Acoustic Open Mic Night at 8:30pm in The Speakeasy. #teamAlgoma #thesoo #algomau
Puppy therapy is happening right now in The Speakeasy. Come snuggle puppies!
Beautiful, new spaces are emerging on campus for our Fine Arts students in the Essar Convergence Centre. We can't wait to see the work being created in these studios. #teamAlgoma @hilaryfrancesevans
Congratulations to @kennaphotographs for winning the #algomaucanoe contest! Happy paddling, Kenna! #teamalgoma #thesoo
Catching today's sunrise from the rooftop of Algoma Dorm. #thesoo #soomuch
The Registrar is in the canoe! Last day for the #algomaucanoe giveaway! Visit our booth to find out how to win. #teamalgoma

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