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  • “ Being from Bracebridge and the Muskoka Lakes area, I had heard the dated descriptions of Sudbury as a mining town. I was pleasantly surprised and amazed, really. The scenery and the atmosphere are top-notch, and the friendliness of the people truly makes the city.”

    - Derek Janssen, Sport and Physical Education, 4th year

  • “Anyone can do a sport, but it takes true perseverance and a lot of good work ethic to be a champion.’’

    - Carling Zeeman, Outdoor Adventure Leadership Program, 4th year, Bronze Medallist, 2012 U23 World Rowing Championships, Canadian University Rowing Association Female Athlete of the Year

  • “ Pride and tradition, that’s what it’s all about! I love leading and representing the Voyageurs’ school spirit. Voyageurs fans ARE the best!! Who hasn’t heard of the infamous Laurentian Voyageurs PotBangers! GO LU!”

    - Warren Brown, Geography, 3rd year, Mascot 2010 – 2013

  • “Who would have thought you could live in a building with hundreds of your friends? That’s residence life for you. Residence is a great place to make lifelong friendships and have the most fun possible! It’s a home away from home, filled with some of the greatest people you will ever meet. Convenient, exciting, and supportive - residence at LU is the place to be.”

    - Carley Whittle, Concurrent Education, 1st year

  • “ The financial assistance I’ve received from Laurentian will transform my student experience. It’s totally liberating. I can now concentrate on my studies and on mapping my future career.”

    - Danika Mercier, Forensics, entering first year

  • “I am incredibly grateful for this opportunity. This bursary will allow me to pursue my dream in the field of medicine. I can now dedicate all my time and effort to my education, without the financial burden that would otherwise be attached. I can’t thank the Fielding family enough for their generous support, and I look forward to my time here at Laurentian University.”

    - Dax Law, Forensics, entering first year, Recipient of the Jim Fielding Memorial Bursary

  • “Using Laurentian’s online tools to apply for financial aid and register for courses made things a lot easier for me. The advice and tips from staff, as well as the tutorials, made the process go smoothly.”

    - Kallie Berens, Communication Studies, 4th year

  • “All of my professors genuinely care about my success, and go out of their way to meet one-on-one about any academic issues I may be faced with.”

    - Amanda Thirkill, Communication Studies, 3rd year

  • “I had the privilege of studying under Dr. Zhibin Ye whose experience and expertise in the field of polymer chemistry and nanotechnology is world renowned in the international scientific community. I thrived in an environment where state-ofthe- art labs were at the students’ disposal. What an outstanding opportunity!”

    - Eric Landry, Master’s of Applied Science, Bharti School of Engineering