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Four to receive honorary degrees from Western


Communications Staff
Thursday, September 18, 2014

The incoming chairperson of the Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, a former president of the Canadian Jewish Congress, one of Canada's most influential policy strategists and an award-winning Canadian author will receive honorary degrees when Western hosts its 304th Convocation this fall.

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PhD student’s HIV research earns international praise


Paul Mayne
Thursday, September 18, 2014

Microbiology and Immunology PhD student Matthew Woods was recently awarded the Young Investigator Award for his work around HIV research from the International AIDS Society / French National Agency for Research on AIDS and Viral Hepatitis at a ceremony in Melbourne, Australia.

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PMA president encouraging more voices to be heard


Adela Talbot
Thursday, September 18, 2014

Chris Thompson is at the helm of a three decade-strong campus ship. And he couldn’t be more excited.

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Goodall: 'My hope lies with the young people'


Adela Talbot
Thursday, September 18, 2014

Sitting next to a gas fireplace at London’s Idlewyld Inn, she was noticeably distracted by the ceiling fan whirring above. It’s wasting electricity and it’s not necessary, she said.

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PhD research looks to make traditional knowledge accessible


Paul Mayne
Thursday, September 18, 2014

Erin Huner wants to make the past accessible for one southwestern Ontario community.

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Work relocates Alumni Hall bus stop Thursday, Friday


Communications Staff
Wednesday, September 17, 2014

On Thursday and Friday, the London Transit Commission (LTC) bus stop normally located outside of Alumni Hall on Lambton Circle will temporary move to a location east on Lambton Drive. Due to external installation work being done on the front of Alumni Hall, Western community members will need to wait for their bus away from the front entrance of the building. Regular access and routes will return Saturday morning.

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Ceremony welcomes Education class to profession


Cory Habermehl
Tuesday, September 16, 2014

John Szasz fell in love with teaching after years of donating his time to working with kids.

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Paish, Snider named Mustangs Athletes of the Week


Communications Staff
Tuesday, September 16, 2014

Baseball player Adam Paish and lacrosse player Tenyka Snider have been named the Western Mustangs Athletes of the Week.

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Four named as inaugural members of 'The College'


Communications Staff
Tuesday, September 16, 2014

Three Western professors and one King's University College professor have been named among 91 inaugural members of the Royal Society of Canada's College of New Scholars, Artists and Scientists.

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Western Continuing Studies classes cancelled for tonight


Communications Staff
Monday, September 15, 2014

All Western Continuing Studies classes scheduled for tonight at the university’s downtown campus in Citi Plaza, 355 Wellington St., have been cancelled. Closure is due to an ongoing evacuation of the building by London Police Service. Details to follow.

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