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Algoma U Today Magazine
Algoma U Today is published twice a year by Algoma University for the University’s alumni, faculty, staff and friends.
The magazine will keep you informed about the activities and accomplishments of alumni, faculty and students, and about significant issues and developments within the university community.
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The Alumni Council Members
The Alumni Council is an advisory council comprised of members representing all Algoma University Alumni.
Hannah Syrette (She/Her)
Tee Komsa (She/Her)
Alumni Council Chair - BA (English) ‘16
Emmanuel Dowuona (He/Him)
BA (Law & Justice) ‘13
Skyla Caron (She/Her)
BBA (Human Resources & Marketing) ‘19
Melodie General (She/Her)
BA (Sociology) ‘14
Elizabeth Neish (She/Her)
BA (Law & Justice) ‘22
BA (Law & Justice) ‘07
Swapna Menon (She/Her)
BBA (Human Resources) ‘20
CERT (Business) '20
Meet the Team
Hilary Prouse (She/Her)
Alumni and Events CoordinatorView Full Bio
Ashley Foster (She/Her)
Manager of Alumni and Strategic InitiativesView Full Bio
Colin Wilson (He/Him)
Director of Strategic AdvancementView Full Bio
Giselle Chiarello (She/Her)
Manager, AdvancementView Full Bio
Logan Costa (He/Him)
Senior Development OfficerView Full Bio
Ricky Saili (He/Him)
Outreach and Engagement CoordinatorView Full Bio
The accomplishments and achievements of Algoma University’s alumni are recognized through annual awards.Find out more
Stay connected to campus by attending our Alumni events!Find out more
Alumni Benefits and Services
There are a number of resources and services that our Algoma U Alumni Family can enjoy. We hope that you take advantage of these great supports.
As a benefit to you, we have partnered with Johnson Inc., one of Canada’s leading home and auto insurance provider, to offer our members access to the Preferred Service Home-Auto Plan (PS Plan).
Johnson Inc. has been in the insurance business for 125 years and they have the experience and expertise necessary to provide our members with complete and comprehensive insurance products.
As a member of the PS Plan, you will receive a number of special service advantages. For more information on Johnson Inc. and the PS Plan please contact them directly at www.johnson.ca or call toll free 1-800-563-0677.
The Arthur A. Wishart Library provides access to a well-rounded collection of books, electronic resources periodicals, government documents and audio visual media to support the program of study at Algoma University.
The Wishart Library is a full member of the Ontario Council of University Libraries and the Canadian Research Knowledge Network , which is the national level university library consortium and resource sharing network. The library is also a selective depository for both provincial (Ontario) and federal (Canada) governments.
Books in the general and reference collections are shelved in accordance with the Library of Congress Classification (LCC) system used in most academic libraries. Periodicals are shelved alphabetically by title, government document call numbers are based on government catalogue numbers.
Please visit the Arthur A. Wishart Library website for more information.
As an Algoma U alumni member you can continue to have access to the resources of the Arthur A. Wishart Library by purchasing your Registered Reader’s card for $20.00.
For more information contact the Circulation Dept. at 705-949-2301, ext.4615 or by e-mail at [email protected]
The GLC offers a wide range of membership options for those looking to improve their personal fitness level or participate in the many recreational opportunities available at the facility. As an Algoma U alumni member you will enjoy GLC memberships at great discounted rates. Memberships are available in four, eight and twelve month increments.
For a full breakdown of membership fees, please visit our Thunderbirds Memberships webpage.
Memberships are available to those 13 and older with great rates available on all annual family membership options!
For further information regarding memberships to the facility, please contact our Membership Services Co-ordinator at (705) 949-2301, ext. 4514.
Privacy and Security
All records maintained by the Department of Strategic Advancement and Alumni Affairs are considered confidential and cannot be released without the permission of individuals concerned. The Department of Strategic Advancement and Alumni Affairs does not sell, trade, or give away contact lists to other organizations.
We do however have contracts with companies (affinity partners) who provide services and offer competitive rates and personal assistance to Algoma University Alumni and friends. These contracts not only provide a valuable service to our Alumni, but also generate revenue to Algoma University. All affinity partners have signed agreements to keep your information confidential and limited to the service they have agreed to provide. From time to time, the Department of Strategic Advancement and Alumni Affairs may contact individuals on our contact list with information about Algoma U, services, membership in the George Leach Centre, special events, and fundraising.
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