2020 NU News

  • Nipissing launches revamped news site

    Welcome to the new NU News! Over the summer our marketing and communications team has been working on developing a new way to share Nipissing University news and stories with our staff, faculty and community. Today, we are pleased to officially launch a revamped version of our NU News.
  • NUSU Shinerama fundraiser moves online

    The Nipissing University Student Union (NUSU) has taken its annual Shinerama fundraiser online this year. Although you won’t see Nipissing University students out shining cars this weekend, there are still a number of ways you can participate in the event virtually and help raise critical funding for Cystic Fibrosis.
  • Nipissing University appoints new teaching chair

    Teaching Chairs Program
    Nipissing University is pleased to announce the appointment of a new Teaching Chair to support teaching innovation at the institution. Education professor, Dr. Douglas Gosse, has been named Teaching Chair in Learning Outcomes for a two-year term effective July 1, 2020.
  • Student leaders recognized with Dave Marshall Leadership Awards

    Dave Marshall Leadership Award
    My Nipissing
    Each year at Nipissing University, 25 full-time students are recognized with a Dave Marshall Leadership Award. The recipients of this prestigious award have made an outstanding extra-curricular contribution to their academic program, to the campus, or to the greater community.
  • Nipissing University welcomes back Berube as board chair

    Board of Governors
    North Bay, ON – A familiar face is back at the head of the boardroom table at Nipissing University. Marianne Berube, who previously served as Chair of the Board of Governors from 2015-17, was elected back to the position for a one-year term during the Board’s annual general meeting.
  • Nipissing welcomes incoming Lakers with virtual New Student Orientation

    New Student Orientation
    Future Nipissing University students will get their first taste of what their university experience will be like during the annual New Student Orientation (NSO). This year, NSO will take place entirely virtually and will launch on Friday, July 10 with a comprehensive online orientation learning module.
  • Cheryl Sutton begins term as Nipissing University president

    Nipissing University’s new interim President and Vice-Chancellor is officially one week into her role. Cheryl Sutton, the University’s former Vice-President, Finance and Administration, took over the leadership position on July 1, succeeding Dr. Mike DeGagné who served in the role since 2013.
  • Chancellor’s Awards celebrate excellence in research, teaching, service

    Faculty/Staff Award
    Each year during convocation, Nipissing University celebrates the value and importance of its faculty through the awarding of the Chancellor’s Awards for Excellence in Research, Teaching and Service. Although we are not able to gather for in-person convocation ceremonies at this time, we would like to recognize and congratulate this year’s deserving recipients of the Chancellor’s Awards: