Canadian Open/Senior Math Competition 2015/16

London International Academy would like to congratulate all of the students who participated in the Canadian Open and Senior Mathematics Competitions this year–a high proportion of our students were recognized for their efforts and achievement in the competitions, with thirty distinctions and seventeen honours. Unofficially, LIA placed fourth in high-school rankings in Ontario, with nine […]

LIA Dragon’s Den

Last week, Mr. Brown hosted a Dragon’s Den event as part of his grade 12 Economics class, where students were given the opportunity to market and pitch a product of their choosing to a panel of teacher-investors. In the process of their assignment, students learned about what constitutes an effective pitch, how to develop a […]

LIA Distinguished Lecture Series: Shawn Li

Yesterday afternoon, Dr. Shawn Li, professor of Biochemistry at the Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry in the University of Western Ontario was invited to LIA to speak to students about science studies at the post secondary level. In his research, Dr. Li investigates epigenetic changes associated with chemotherapy. LIA would like to extend a […]

LIA STEM: Distinguished Lecture Series

LIA recently welcomed Dr. Gu Xu, a distinguished fellow of the Academy of Engineering of Canada, to give a talk to students at LIA about academic initiatives like STEM (an integrated Science, Technology, Engineering, and Maths program, recently launched at LIA). Programs like STEM introduce students to rapidly growing science, math, and engineering fields earlier on […]