The passing of Dr. Chris Lalonde

Dr. Christopher (Chris) Lalonde passed away on May 8th, 2023, at the age of 63. Dr. Lalonde joined the Centre as a Research Fellow in 2007. Dr. Lalonde’s research centered around social-cognitive development, Indigenous health, Indigenous epistemologies and post-secondary education and identity development. He had a passion for youth empowerment, and was a strong supporter of the Centre’s mission to promote the well-being of youth through community-engaged research.

We are grateful for Dr. Lalonde’s strong contribution to the Centre, and will continue to honour his passion for youth empowerment through the work that we do.

Read more: In Memoriam: Dr. Chris Lalonde