Meet the Algoma U Community

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This section shares the authentic stories of people, many from our local community, who have in the past or are now currently studying, teaching, researching and/or working at Algoma University.

Our goal is to provide the wider community with a stronger understanding of the significance and impact AU is having in our community and beyond.

See our stories below and remember, the list will continue to grow as we hear back from people so be sure to check back regularly.

Alexandra Berlingieri

Making Friends Like a Boss

A week has passed since I first arrived in Austria. Time is already moving and so much has happened: between arriving, meeting friends, getting a roommate, figuring out the system,…

Carlie Manners

Driven to Become a Historian

When I took the plunge and decided to begin my undergraduate degree at Algoma University I wasn’t sure what to expect. Moving from Toronto to Sault Ste. Marie as a…

Alexandra Berlingieri

Studying Abroad in Austria

Hey Thunderbirds! My name is Alexandra Berlingieri and I am a third-year BBA student at Algoma University. I am born and raised in Sault Ste. Marie Ontario, so you could…