NORDIK & SEE Present ‘Sault Ste. Marie Social Good Mapathon’ April 15, 2014

We would like to invite you to participate in the Sault Ste. Marie Social Good Mapathon on Tuesday, April 15 from 8:30am – 2:00pm at Algoma Public Health (Room APH03). The event is FREE and lunch will be provided. Hosted by NORDIK Institute, the lead organization of Social Entrepreneurship Évolution de l’entrepreneuriat social [SEE] and.. read more →

Soup Ste. Marie Presents – How will you Change the Downtown?

NORDIK Institute’s Downtown Dialogue in Action Project is proud to support an exciting community initiative aimed at crowd funding for community projects. The event is called Soup Ste. Marie, and is the first of its kind in the City being held at 180 Projects, 180 Gore St. on November 14th, 2013 from 6pm to 8:30pm… read more →

Funding Support for Growing Youth Social Entrepreneurship Infrastructure in the North

On May 17th, the Hon David Orazietti, Minister of Natural Resources, and Sault Ste. Marie MPP, made an official announcement on the Northern Constellation of Constellations project; over 30 people were in attendance. Dr. Richard Myers, President, Algoma University, MC’d the event, and Robin Sutherland, a Youth Social Entrepreneur from the North, provided some great.. read more →


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Guest Speaker- Dr. Cynthia Wesley-Esquimaux

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Nexen Chair of Indigenous Leadership to Speak at Algoma U Dr. Cynthia Wesley-Esquimaux Discusses “Urban Aboriginal Communities Thrive” Project (SAULT STE. MARIE, ON – January 25, 2013): Dr. Cynthia Wesley-Esquimaux, the Nexen Chair in Indigenous Leadership at The Banff Centre, will be speaking at Algoma University on Thursday January 31. Dr. Wesley-Esquimaux.. read more →

Community Based Forest Management Conference

Algoma University’s NORDIK Institute and the Northern Ontario Sustainable Communities Partnership are hosting a conference: “BUILDING RESILIENT COMMUNITIES THROUGH COMMUNITY-BASED FOREST MANAGEMENT.” Focusing on community-based forest management (CBFM) research, practice and policy to promote resilience in forest-based communities, the conference will: 1) provide a forum for the advancement of CBFM as a new forest management.. read more →

Social Entrepreneurs Podcast

“Social Entrepreneurship: Creative Real-World Problem Solving”, was offered on October 26th 2012 as part of NORDIK’s Annual General Meeting. Keynote speaker Barbara Bacon of the B.C. Housing Foundation spoke on her experiences. Panel presenters Peggy Lauzon, David Thompson and José Reyes discussed applying business skills to addressing social problems. We are The recommended where finally.. read more →

Group of Seven and Glenn Gould Train Event

Don’t miss out on celebrating the 94th anniversary of the Group of Seven paintings along the Algoma Central Railway. Visit to register! read more →