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Construction impacts Huron Drive traffic


Communications Staff
Tuesday, August 19, 2014

For the remainder of the week, vehicle traffic along a stretch of Huron Drive will be limited to northbound travel only. (See purple arrows on the campus map above.) Motorists will not be allowed to turn left from Lambton Drive onto Huron Drive between 7 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 20 until Friday, Aug. 22.

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Victor Garber to headline Leaders in Innovation Dinner


Communications Staff
Tuesday, August 19, 2014

Award-winning actor and London-native Victor Garber knows all too well the devastating effects that neurodegenerative diseases can have.

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Research proves physical, psychological power of love


Communications Staff
Tuesday, August 19, 2014

New Western-led research says pausing to think about your romantic partner generates ‘good stress’ and adds an energy boost to your day. The study, Energized by love: Thinking about romantic relationships increases positive affect and blood glucose levels, was published recently in the journal, Psychophysiology.

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Research illustrates concerns over antipsychotic drugs


Paul Mayne
Tuesday, August 19, 2014

New Western-led research shows patients who are prescribed a popular class of antipsychotic drugs to temper dementia are at a higher risk for acute kidney injury than patients who are not prescribed these drugs.

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Western students lead Red Planet mission


Communications Staff
Saturday, August 16, 2014

In partnership with the Canadian Space Agency (CSA), Western students are leading a simulated Mars Rover mission, boldly training the next-generation of space scientists and engineers through an integrated learning experience.

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Summer parking construction continues


Communications Staff
Friday, August 15, 2014

On Aug. 29, the Brescia Lane entrance to the Springett Parking Lot will close permanently, giving way to the new shared entrance with Huron University College. Slightly north of Brescia Lane, the newly developed intersection will welcome both Western and Huron staff, faculty and student permit-holders.

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Tune in, turn on to 'Western Revealed'


Communications Staff
Friday, August 15, 2014

The latest episode of Western Revealed, a show that provides a closer look at the personalities, projects and programs that connect Western to London and the world, premieres at 8 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 2. on Rogers Cable 13 (London).

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Funeral services set for Social Science student


Communications Staff
Wednesday, August 13, 2014

The Western community is mourning the death of Imran Jaffer, 19, a Faculty of Social Science student, who died Sunday, Aug. 10.

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Huron Drive closed on Thursday


Communications Staff
Wednesday, August 13, 2014

Huron Drive, located between Lambton Drive and Western Road on Western’s campus, will be closed to all through traffic for one day on Thursday, Aug. 14. The Huron Flats parking lot (Lot S) will be accessible only from Phillip Aziz Avenue off of Western Road. Parents dropping off and picking up participants in Western Summer Camps will be required to enter off Western Road via Phillip Aziz Avenue as well.

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Western chef helps OGVG serve up best in show


Jason Winders
Monday, August 11, 2014

Western Residence Dining chef Andrew DuHasky worked up something special south of the border last month at the Produce Marketing Associations’ Foodservice Conference in Monterey, Calif.

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