In addition to the support and services offered at the Multicultural Centre, there are numerous other resources available to you both on campus and in the local community. Here’s a guide to some of the key resources you can take advantage of:

Lakehead University Resources

  • Student Success Centre: Offers academic advising, career services, and workshops to help you succeed academically and professionally.
  • Student Health and Wellness: Provides health services, counseling, and wellness programs to support your physical and mental health.
  • Library Services: Access a vast collection of books, journals, and online resources, as well as study spaces and research assistance.
  • Athletics and Recreation: Stay active and healthy with our fitness facilities, sports teams, and recreational programs.
  • Student Clubs and Organizations: Join one of the many student clubs on campus to pursue your interests, whether they’re academic, cultural, recreational, or social.

Community Resources

  • Local Cultural Organizations: Connect with cultural organizations in the community, such as the Thunder Bay Multicultural Association, to engage in cultural activities and meet new people.
  • Community Centers and Libraries: Utilize the resources and programs offered by local community centers and public libraries for recreation, education, and socialization.
  • Health and Social Services: Access community health clinics, mental health services, and social support programs to ensure your well-being.
  • Volunteer Opportunities: Get involved with local non-profits and community groups to make a positive impact and gain valuable experience.

Online Resources

  • Language Learning Platforms: Improve your language skills with online platforms like Duolingo, Babbel, and Coursera.
  • Cultural Exchange Programs: Participate in online cultural exchange programs to connect with people from around the world and broaden your horizons.
  • Virtual Events and Webinars: Attend virtual events, webinars, and workshops on topics of interest to continue learning and growing from anywhere.

We encourage you to explore these resources and take full advantage of what’s available to you. If you need more information or guidance, the Multicultural Centre is here to help. Drop by our office or contact us to learn more about how we can support you in making the most of your university experience.