News

  • Nipissing University moves fall classes online

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    My Nipissing
    Nipissing University announced today that fall term classes will be delivered primarily online. The decision ensures students will be able to successfully meet their program requirements while maintaining the highest possible safety standards.
  • Show your support on #GivingTuesdayNow

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    On Tuesday, May 5, Nipissing University will join organizations from across the globe to participate in #GivingTuesdayNow, a day of giving and unity to demonstrate the power of generosity in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.
  • Nipissing University Establishes Student Emergency Fund for Students in Need

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    Student Development and Services
    North Bay, ON - The COVID-19 pandemic has resulted in financial hardship for many and university students are no exception. In response, Nipissing University has launched a new Student Emergency Fund to provide urgent financial assistance to students unable to cover immediate, essential expenses as a result of the crisis.
  • Undergraduate Research Conference Goes Virtual

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    Research
    For many students, participating in Nipissing University’s Undergraduate Research Conference is a unique highlight of their university experience.  In light of the COVID-19 pandemic, this year’s 13th annual conference could not take place in its typical form, so organizers found a new way to present and celebrate student research.
  • Nipissing University president resigns for new post in Yukon

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    Nipissing University’s Board of Governors announced today that President and Vice-Chancellor, Dr. Mike DeGagné, is stepping down to become the president of Yukon University.  DeGagné will remain President of Nipissing until June 30.

    “Dr. DeGagné has been an exceptional leader and has left a permanent mark on the university and broader community especially for his tireless work in the area of Indigenous education,” said Board Chair, Tom Palangio. “On behalf of the Board, I’d like to thank Dr. DeGagné for his leadership, integrity, and commitment to the University over the past seven years and wish him all the best in his new role.”
  • Senator Pate to Receive Honorary Degree

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    Nipissing University will recognize Senator Kim Pate with an honorary degree, the university’s highest distinction, during a convocation ceremony on March 7 in Ottawa for graduates of Nipissing's College Partnership Program.
  • Research Month Officially Underway

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    Research
    Nipissing University’s second annual Research Month kicked off today during a launch event held at North Bay City Hall. Throughout the month of March, Nipissing will be hosting a series of events for the North Bay community, designed to highlight the important research taking place at the University.
  • Nipissing Participating in International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination

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    The International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination (IDERD) was established by the United Nations in 1966 to commemorate the Sharpeville Massacre of 1960. It is observed every March 21 to bring the world community together to increase its efforts in the elimination of all forms of racial discrimination and racism (United Nations, Resolution 2142, XX1).

  • Student Voices on Sexual Violence Survey Results

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    Nipissing University, along with all Ontario universities, recently received three reports from the Ministry of Colleges and Universities, which outline the results of the 2018 Student Voices on Sexual Violence Survey.
  • Marketing Students Learn from Executive in Residence

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    School of Business
    Earlier this week, students in Dr. Denyse Lafrance Horning's fourth year applied marketing course had the opportunity to learn first-hand about the career experiences of Dr. George Flumerfelt, School of Business Executive in Residence, CEO of Redpath Mining Inc. and Nipissing University Honourary Degree Recipient (dLitt).
  • Paul Nelson Memorial Hockey Game Raises over $1,000

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    Physical and Health Education
    Faculty, staff, students, and alumni rallied together to raise over $1,000 for the Paul Nelson Memorial Scholarship fund during the eighth annual Paul Nelson Memorial Hockey Game held on January 24 at Memorial Gardens.
  • Nipissing BEd Student Earns Prestigious Scholarship

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    Schulich School of Education
    Nipissing University Bachelor of Education student, Jordan Cascagnette, was recently named the recipient of the prestigious Ontario College of Teachers Scholarship – Intermediate/Senior category.
  • Annual Education Career Fair to Connect Students, Alumni to Job Opportunities

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    Schulich School of Education
    Nipissing University's Schulich School of Education invites graduating students and alumni to explore a variety of career opportunities at the Annual Education Career Fair on Friday, February 7, 2020 from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in the Robert J. Surtees Student Athletics Centre Gymnasium (Gyms B and C).