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Alumni Association

 

Alumni Association

Purpose

The purpose of the Laurentian University Alumni Association (LUAA) is to build lifelong relationships that help to promote the welfare and advance the interest, influence and usefulness of Laurentian University. As a member of the Association, you have a voice in the affairs of your alma mater. Alumni representatives sit on the University’s Board of Governors, Senate and many of its advisory committees. Learn more about the LUAA by reviewing our constitution and other relevant documentation below.

 

Laurentian University Alumni Association (LUAA) Board of Directors

The purpose of the LUAA is to build lifelong relationships that help to promote the welfare and advance the interest, influence and usefulness of Laurentian University. As a member of the Association, you have a voice in the affairs of your alma mater. 

 

Our Current Board:

President

Brandon Beeson, B. Sc. ‘08

Vice-President

Chas Anselmo, BA ‘04

Secretary

Yves Pelletier, B. Sc. ‘96

Treasurer

Michael Pigozzo, H. B. Com. ‘98

Past-President

Diane Mihalek, H. B. Com. (SPAD) ‘89

Directors:

Andrew Baker, SPAD '05

 

Roberta Bald, B. Sc. ‘75

 

Josée Campeau-Rousselle, BSL '99, B.Ed. '00

 

Adam Cecchetto, B. Sc. ‘03

 

Gabriel Godin, B. Com. ‘95

 

Megan Houle, B. Sc. ’07,  B.Ed. '08

 

Guy Robineau, BA ‘07, MBA ‘13

 

Mark Solomon, BA '07, BA '99

Chinese Chapters Representative

Xiao Xiang (Hugo) Chen, MBA ‘11

Calgary Chapter Representative

John Jozsa, H.B.Com '89

SPAD Chapter Representative

Jean-Paul Rains, H.B.Com. SPAD '09

Faculty Representative

TBD

Representative to Board of Governors

Yves Pelletier, B. Sc. ‘96

Representative from Board of Governors

Peter Faggioni, BA ‘85

Student representative

Jody Cameron - President - Laurentian Association of Mature and Part-time Students (LAMPS)

Executive Director (ex-officio)

Rachel Chisholm - Director, Alumni Relations

Note: Only academic degrees earned at Laurentian University are indicated here.  

Alumni Recognition Awards

Alumni Award of Distinction

This award recognizes the significant contributions made by a Laurentian University graduate in his/her local community.  Alumni are recognized for distinguished outstanding achievements at the regional, national or international level in the areas of service to humanity, volunteer work, community service, professional contributions or the advancement of knowledge.

 

Alumni Young Leader Award

The Alumni Young Leader Award recognizes the outstanding achievements of a Laurentian University graduate under the age of 40. Young alumni are recognized for distinguished outstanding achievements at the regional, national or international level in the areas of service to humanity, volunteer work, community service, professional contributions or the advancement of knowledge.

 

Student Recognition Award

Recognizes the outstanding achievements of a current Laurentian University student.  The applicant must show outstanding achievement by raising the profile of Laurentian University through their academic achievements, involvement in University community or alumni initiatives. Applicant must also participate in Laurentian University events and clubs.

 

Alumni Mentorship Award

This award recognizes the significant contributions of a Laurentian University graduate who has served as a mentor to a Laurentian student through the Alumni Mentorship Program.  Recipients of this award have participated in the Alumni Mentorship Program for the past two years and have made a significant difference in the life of a Laurentian student.

 

Alumni Recognition Awards Form


SHK Exceptional Alumni Award

Each year, the School of Human Kinetics honors two of its alumni during the spring convocation. Members of the School of Human Kinetics, including faculty, staff, and alumni are invited to nominate appropriate candidates for the selection committee's consideration. The purpose of the award is to recognize the important contribution the alumni have made to the field of human kinetics or to his/her community.

Nominations for the SHK Exceptional Alumni Award will be accepted until February 1 of the current academic year. Nominations can be submitted via email to: SHK@laurentian.ca. (Please note: In order to save the form, you must print it using your PDF Creator).

 

Laurentian Voyageurs Hall of Fame

The Alumni Voyageur Hall of Fame, created in 1994 by the Laurentian University Alumni Association, recognizes and honors former Laurentian University athletes, builders and teams who have made outstanding contributions to the Voyageur Athletic programs.

Candidates shall have made a significant contribution to the growth and development of the Laurentian Athletics program.

 

Laurentian Voyageurs Hall of Fame Nomination Form