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

Tegan Rogers was born biologically female 29 years ago. However, while away from home studying at Algoma U, Rogers began to question his gender identity, and today identifies as a male. Read more at (link in bio). #lgbtq
This past weekend, 31 students graduated from Algoma U at Brampton, joining our ever-growing alumni family. #algomalumni
We're wearing green today in support of Mental Health Awareness Week and those who are affected by mental illness. PS: there's cupcakes and ice cream for sale beside the security kiosk with all proceeds going to mental health programs. #weargreen #endthestigma #mentalhealth
Meet your 2016-17 cross-country running team! #hearthethunder #xcrunner #running
Calling all musicians! This year's Acoustic Open Mic Night is October 14th at 8:30pm in the Speakeasy. We're giving away $1,000 in prize money to the best local performers. For more information, visit
Our Fine Arts students got pretty creative with chalk last week. #chalkart #art #create
Get blasted with colour at the Algoma U Colour Dash on Saturday, October 15th at 9:30am. Register today at #colourrun #thesoo #homecoming
Fresh produce, homemade soup, and salads in the Speakeasy! Everything grown and harvested from our very own People's Garden.
Head on over to our new outdoor recreational area to visit with @authunderbuddy and join in on our 3-on-3 basketball tournament.
A little behind the scenes with Ken Steele and President Chamberlin in the booth. #chooseAlgomaU #ouf #algomau
President Chamberlin and Minister Deb Matthews are in the booth! #ouf #algomau #chooseAlgomaU
We pride ourselves on offering one-on-one interactions inside and outside of the classroom. That means more face time with faculty. #chooseAlgomaU #ouf #algomau
Come up to 704 for a photo with Boomer at the MTCC in Toronto! #ouf
And the OUF is officially open! Come visit us and learn about Algoma U! #OUF #chooseAlgomaU
Sometimes we get up early to watch the sunrise. #algomacountry #thesoo
Come meet Olympic athlete Martha McCabe in the Shingwauk Auditorium. There's pizza also!
Some of us got a little carried away on the bouncy castle today. We won't name names or anything though. 😉🎈🎉 #funonthefrontlawn #bouncycastle
There's a carnival happening on our front lawn right now! Ice cream, popcorn, cotton candy, a bouncy castle, and more! #oweek
The AUBS Book Exchange is happening right now by the Security Kiosk until 6:30pm. #savemoney #makemoney
Since 2008, Dr. Michael John DiSanto has spent his time working to highlight the life of forgotten twentieth century Canadian icon, George Whalley. Whalley was a decorated war veteran, literary scholar, translator, biographer, talented pianist, and writer for CBC radio. Read more at (link in bio). #researchmatters #interdisciplinary

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