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New Book Sheds a Northern Light on Polar Tourism

August 29, 2013
Dr. Harvey Lemelin’s latest book, From Talk to Action: How Tourism is Changing the Polar Regions, discusses how polar tourism has become a global industry. [Read More]

New Book Pubished on the History of Wrestling at the Lakehead

May 20, 2013
Long before John Cena, Hullk Hogan or even "Whipper" Billy Watson, residents at the Lakehead went wild for wrestling. Nearly a century ago, when cable television, pay-per-view and even regular radio broadcasts were still stuff of science fiction, professional wrestling was already an enormously popular sport in the Thunder Bay area. [Read More]

CNS Press Releases New Book on Communities and Forest Industry in a Global Perspective

December 16, 2012
The Centre for Northern Studies (CNS) is pleased to announce the release of its latest book, Pulp Friction: Communities and Forest Industry in a Global Perspective. The work is edited by Ronald N. Harpelle and Michel S. Beaulieu. [Read More]

Centre for Northern Studies Members and Lakehead Graduate Student Publish New Book on Finnish North Americans

January 28, 2012
Labouring Finns: Transnational Politics in Finland, Canada, and the United States is co-edited by Centre for Northern Studies members Drs Michel S. Beaulieu and Ronald N. Harpelle and history graduate student Jaimi Penney. [Read More]

North2North Circumpolar Student Exchange Program - Application Deadline February 10

January 12, 2012
The north2north student exchange program, organized by the University of the Arctic, allows students to study at other University of the Arctic institutions. The program operates in close collaboration with the Lakehead faculty exchange program to build mutual cooperation that can sustain and support student exchange. [Read More]

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