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Heidi Ulrichsen

Heidi Ulrichsen

Heidi Ulrichsen is the associate content editor at Sudbury.com. She also covers education and the arts scene. Follow her on Twitter @HeidiUlrichsen. She can be reached by email at hulrichsen@sudbury.com.

Recent Work by Heidi

Laurentian has spent $20.9M on restructuring so far: reports

Laurentian has spent $20.9M on restructuring so far: reports

That includes close to $5.4M between Jan. 8 and May 6 of this year; nearly another $8M projected to be spent by Sept. 30
Province to purchase $53.5M worth of Laurentian U. assets

Province to purchase $53.5M worth of Laurentian U. assets

This as Laurentian — which returns to court May 30 — attempts to come up with a ‘plan of arrangement’ to pay out its creditors
Laurentian looks to extend creditor protection to Sept. 30

Laurentian looks to extend creditor protection to Sept. 30

President Robert Haché says this latest request for an extension of the stay of proceedings under the CCAA ‘not a delay,’ and ‘there was never an expectation that the process would end on May 31’
Laurentian plans to seek creditor protection extension

Laurentian plans to seek creditor protection extension

Several key upcoming court dates relating to LU’s insolvency were revealed at May 11 hearing, during which millions in consultants’ fees were also approved
Laurentian University and Timmins contractor to hash it out in court over campus modernization project

Laurentian University and Timmins contractor to hash it out in court over campus modernization project

Cy Rheault Construction Ltd. says Laurentian owes it $2.7M, but the university argues the company defaulted on its contract in 2019
<updated>Happy 105th birthday!</updated> Jeanne Courchesne celebrates a rare milestone

Happy 105th birthday! Jeanne Courchesne celebrates a rare milestone

Most of her life was spent in Timmins, where she lived in a small home on the Mattagami River, until moving to Sudbury when she was 98
Laurentian concerned how ongoing negative press will impact 2022 recruitment

Laurentian concerned how ongoing negative press will impact 2022 recruitment

Highlighting the bad press, last week Toronto Star columnist named Laurentian as one of the top ‘losers’ of 2021
Roughly $360M in claims against Laurentian have been filed by around 1,500 creditors

Roughly $360M in claims against Laurentian have been filed by around 1,500 creditors

Laurentian returns to court Dec. 20 to deal with several items
Legislature takes rare step, issues speaker’s warrant for Laurentian documents

Legislature takes rare step, issues speaker’s warrant for Laurentian documents

House leader doesn’t pull any punches: ‘Your utter disrespect for parliament and the people of Ontario is shameful, and we will not let it stand’
Union leader says it’s ‘disappointing’ Laurentian University restructuring could last until end of 2022

Union leader says it’s ‘disappointing’ Laurentian University restructuring could last until end of 2022

‘The idea that we would do this for another year and two months is not plausible in my head, and what this would do to this institution’