14 Notable alumni of
Laurentian University

Laurentian University is 2389th in the world, 810th in North America, and 44th in Canada by aggregated alumni prominence. Below is the list of 14 notable alumni from Laurentian University sorted by their wiki pages popularity. The directory includes famous graduates and former students along with research and academic staff.

  1. Mike Harris

    Mike Harris
    Born in
    Canada Flag Canada
    Years
    1945-.. (age 77)
    Occupations
    politicianengineer
    Biography

    Michael Deane Harris is a Canadian retired politician who served as the 22nd premier of Ontario from 1995 to 2002 and leader of the Progressive Conservative Party of Ontario (PC Party) from 1990 to 2002. During his time as party leader, he heavily nudged the Ontario PC Party to Blue Toryism, advocating for the "Common Sense Revolution", his government's program of deficit reduction in combination with lower taxes and budget cuts.

  2. Shabir Ally

    Shabir Ally
    Born in
    Guyana Flag Guyana
    Enrolled in Laurentian University
    Graduated with Bachelor of Arts in religious studies
    Biography

    Shabir Ally is a Canadian Imam. As of 2020 he was the President of the Islamic Information & Dawah Centre International in Toronto. He is best known for his contextual interpretation of the Qur'anic verses, and justification in similar expressions within the Christian Bible. A study concluded that Ally has contributed to the da’wah field by adopting preaching methods targeted at both the Muslim population and the non-Muslim population.

  3. Minnijean Brown-Trickey

    Minnijean Brown-Trickey
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1941-.. (age 81)
    Occupations
    human rights activist
    Biography

    Minnijean Brown-Trickey is an American political figure who was a member of the Little Rock Nine, a group of nine African American teenagers who integrated Little Rock Central High School. The integration followed the Brown v. Board of Education decision which required public schools to be desegregated.

  4. Alex Baumann

    Alex Baumann
    Born in
    Czech Republic Flag Czech Republic
    Years
    1964-.. (age 58)
    Occupations
    swimmer
    Biography

    Alexander Baumann, is a Canadian sports administrator and former competitive swimmer who won two gold medals and set two world records at the 1984 Summer Olympics in Los Angeles. In 2007, he was regarded by the national broadcaster as "the greatest swimmer in Canadian history", as the twin Olympic gold medals were Canada's first in swimming since 1912.

  5. Leo Gerard

    Leo Gerard
    Born in
    Canada Flag Canada
    Years
    1947-.. (age 75)
    Occupations
    trade unionist
    Biography

    Leo W. Gerard is a retired steelworker and Canadian and American labor leader. He was elected president of the United Steelworkers (USW) in 2001, becoming the second Canadian to head the union. He served in the role until July 2019. He also served on the Executive Council of the AFL-CIO.

  6. Alex Nuttall

    Alex Nuttall
    Born in
    United Kingdom Flag United Kingdom
    Years
    1985-.. (age 37)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Alexander Nuttall is a Canadian politician who served as the Member of Parliament for the federal electoral district of Barrie—Springwater—Oro-Medonte from 2015 to 2019.

  7. Diane Marleau

    Diane Marleau
    Born in
    Canada Flag Canada
    Years
    1943-2013 (aged 70)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Diane Marleau, was a Canadian politician. She represented the riding of Sudbury in the House of Commons of Canada from 1988 to 2008, and was a cabinet minister in the government of Jean Chrétien. Marleau was a member of the Liberal Party of Canada.

  8. Stéphane Paquette

    Stéphane Paquette
    Born in
    Canada Flag Canada
    Years
    1973-.. (age 49)
    Occupations
    songwritertelevision actorsinger
    Biography

    Stéphane "Stef" Paquette is a Franco-Ontarian singer-songwriter, actor and politician.

  9. Robert Paquette

    Robert Paquette
    Born in
    Canada Flag Canada
    Years
    1949-.. (age 73)
    Occupations
    songwritersinger
    Biography

    Robert Paquette is a Canadian folk singer-songwriter.

  10. Tony Martin

    Tony Martin
    Born in
    Ireland Flag Ireland
    Years
    1948-.. (age 74)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Anthony A. Martin is a Canadian politician. He was a member of the Legislative Assembly of Ontario from 1990 to 2003, representing the constituency of Sault Ste. Marie for the Ontario New Democratic Party (NDP). Thereafter, he was elected to the House of Commons of Canada in 2004, representing Sault Ste. Marie until 2011.

  11. Tony Ruprecht

    Tony Ruprecht
    Years
    1942-.. (age 80)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Tony Ruprecht is a former Canadian politician. His first elected position was as an alderman in the old Toronto City Council, in the late 1970s. He became a member of the Legislative Assembly of Ontario in 1981, and served in premier David Peterson's cabinet as minister without portfolio from 1985 to 1987. Ruprecht represented Toronto's Parkdale and then Davenport constituencies for the Liberal Party of Ontario for 30 years. On July 5, 2011, he announced that he was leaving politics and would not seek re-election in the October 2011 provincial election.

  12. Elie Martel

    Elie Martel
    Born in
    Canada Flag Canada
    Years
    1934-.. (age 88)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Elie Walter Martel is a former politician in Ontario, Canada. He served in the Legislative Assembly of Ontario from 1967 to 1987, as a member of the New Democratic Party (NDP).

  13. Didier Leclair

    Didier Leclair
    Born in
    Canada Flag Canada
    Years
    1967-.. (age 55)
    Occupations
    writer
    Biography

    Didier Leclair is a Canadian francophone fiction writer currently based in Toronto. He has lived in various countries in Africa, and has studied at Laurentian University in Sudbury and Toronto's Glendon College.

  14. Jabulani Dhliwayo

    Jabulani Dhliwayo
    Years
    1960-.. (age 62)
    Occupations
    businessperson
    Biography

    Jabulani Dhliwayo is an ICT expert and the founder of ICT Africa. He is a strong advocate for the use of ICT as a vehicle for sustained economic development in Africa. He has travelled to more than twenty African countries providing training and support for fiber optic infrastructure development. Jabulani is a contributing author for "Open Access for Africa: Challenges, Recommendations and Examples" and the author of "The Endless Journey: From a liberation struggle to driving emerging technologies in Africa".