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

A huge thank you goes out to Karissa Kajorinne, Sydney Resch, Carriera Lamoureux, and Sean Clendinning! These four have given their all to the Algoma Thunderbirds basketball program and tonight they sported the red, white, and grey for the final time. Sean and Sydney end their athletics careers as the all-time leading scorers of their respective squads. #hearthethunder
Meet your newest AUSU President, Bushra Ashgar! Congratulations to all the new members of AUSU!
Four generations of the @ausu82 executive were representing at the Black History Month Dinner this past weekend! Lookin' sharp, crew! #studentgov #ausu
Recently, Syklee-Storm Hogan and Krista McCracken’s work in the Shingwauk Residential Schools Centre (SRSC) collided on Active History, a prominent Canadian-based website with the publishing of “Doing the Work: The Historian’s Place in Indigenization and Decolonization”. #researchmatters #history
It's graduation night for our short-term ESL crew from South Korea! Safe travels home on Sunday, folks!
Congratulations Andrew Johnstone, named OUA 2nd Team All-Star in soccer. This is the first-ever accolade for our varsity soccer program! #gothunderbirdsgo #hearthethunder
And that's a cut! Thank you ladies for generously donating your beautiful hair to Locks of Love! #thunderbirdsforacause #hearthethunder #thinkpink
There's still time to join us for our annual Shoot for the Cure event. The women posted a win against @westernmustangs - will the men?! Three hair cuts are happening in just over 10 minutes! Join us! #hearthethunder #thinkpink #donatenow #shootforthecure
Happy 69th Day of Independence and National Day of Sri Lanka today! #diversity
Meet your 2017 women's curling team! #curling #hearthethunder #algomathunderbirds
Meet your 2017 men's curling team! #hearthethunder #curling #algomathunderbirds
After transferring to Algoma U, Taylor Byron developed an interest in research. Today, she is currently completing an ambitious undergraduate thesis for her degree in psychology, which she plans to further explore at the graduate level. Read more at (link in bio).
Great discussions continue in the SASA Lounge with Premier Wynne. Join our conversations.
Premier Wynne is here to listen to the concerns and thoughts of our students.
Chancellor Shirley Horn teaching Premier Wynne about the Anishinaabe history here on campus.
In the SRSC with Premier Wynne learning about the important work happening in the centre. #onpoli
Join in on the conversation. Get talking. #bellletstalk #endthestigma #oneteamformentalhealth
It's Club Day in the Speakeasy today. Come see what clubs are active and maybe get a few snacks. AUBS has hot chocolate. PS: #bellletstalk
One in five people are affected by mental health. #bellletstalk #gettalking #oneteamformentalhealth #endthestigm #oneteamformentalhealth
It's Bell Let's Talk Day! Let's get talking! #endthestigma #oneteamformentalhealth #bellletstalk #mentalhealth

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