County of Simcoe donates $1M to Lakehead Orillia

April 13, 2018

Lakehead University has received a $1M donation from the County of Simcoe to support its Orillia campus. “The County of Simcoe has been extremely supportive of our Lakehead Orillia campus since its inception in 2006,” said Lakehead Interim President Moira McPherson. “These contributions have supported the growth of teaching, community service and research activities on campus, which can be seen through the successes of our students.” Lakehead Orillia Principal Dean Jobin-Bevans noted that the donation will be key to supporting student engagement and the campus' future plans. Lakehead