Algoma expects independence this spring

April 12, 2008

A "hastily" produced update to Algoma University College's board may have "exaggerated" when it suggested the institution would receive its independent charter "within a few weeks." President Celia Ross says the school hopes to see legislation during the spring session of Ontario's parliament.  The Minister announced Algoma's independence from Laurentian University last June. Algoma has submitted their 5-year business plan to the province, has issued an RFP for rebranding, and is already hiring new staff.  The Sault Star