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One of Canada's Top Undergraduate Universities

Small class sizes ensure you're treated as an individual and supported through your education.

Graduates earn Ontario's 2nd highest average income.

For six years, we've led the province in graduate employment rates.


Upcoming Events

Student Lecture

Tuesday, January 8, 2019
11:30 am
Willet Green Miller Centre
Laurentian University

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Robert Quartermain DSc. is a quintessential Canadian Mining entrepreneur. Early in his career he was involved in drilling off the David Bell Gold Mine for Teck in 1982; was President of Silver Standard Resources until 2010 when he started Pretium Resources to explore and develop the Brucejack Gold Mine in northern BC.

  • Robert will speak about the high-grade Brucejack Gold Mine located in the famous Golden Triangle in Northern British Columbia.
  • All graduate and undergraduate students and faculty are welcome to attend.
  • Pizza and Q&A to follow.


Public Lecture

Tuesday, January 8, 2019
7:00 pm
Fraser Auditorium
Laurentian University

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A global perspective of Canada’s resource industry, and the leadership role played by professional Earth Scientists and Engineers.

Against the current backdrop of global trade challenges, getting products to growing markets, ‎and Canada's GDP reliance on our resources, Robert presents a timely review of Canada's contribution to the Global Resource sector, the role played by Earth Science professionals, and concludes with a review of the profitable Brucejack Gold Mine in northern British Columbia, and its contribution to the Canadian economy.