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Western mourns death of Social Science student


Jason Winders
Tuesday, September 02, 2014

The Western community is mourning the death of Ryan James Doxtator, 41, a Faculty of Social Science student, who died Sunday, Aug. 31, at his London home.

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Western neuroscientist explores nuances of ‘touchy’ subject


Communications Staff
Tuesday, September 02, 2014

When you reach into your pocket, you can easily tell a button from a coin. But how? Solving this seemingly simple problem is actually amazingly complicated.

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Weather siren to sound as part of orientation


Communications Staff
Tuesday, September 02, 2014

As part of scheduled Orientation Week activities with new students, Western will sound its emergency weather siren at 12 p.m. and 2 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 2.

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Western welcomes its largest first-year class ever


Jason Winders
Friday, August 29, 2014

Western rolls out the purple carpet this weekend for its largest, and among its most diverse, first-year classes in the school’s history.

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Awards fuel research abroad for six undergraduates


Jason Winders
Thursday, August 28, 2014

This summer, six Western undergraduate students travelled to China to perform research at local universities as part of the Mitacs Globalink Research Award program.

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Outdoor Food Festival kicks off Tuesday


Jason Winders
Thursday, August 28, 2014

Mark your calendar, Western foodies. Hosted by Hospitality Services, the Western Outdoor Food Festival will take place daily next week, running 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesday through Friday, at the Farmers’ Market location in the green space beside McIntosh Gallery.

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Western responds to student Gazette apology


Communications Staff
Wednesday, August 27, 2014

Western welcomes the decision by The Gazette to publicly apologize for the objectionable articles printed in this year’s Frosh Edition, published last week.

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Springett lot access officially shifted from Brescia to Huron


Communications Staff
Wednesday, August 27, 2014

Western officials are encouraging commuters to turn off their 'autopilots' as a major change to how vehicles enter the Springett Parking Lot is up and running.

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Seven alumni named among power elite


Communications Staff
Tuesday, August 26, 2014

Seven Western alumni have been named to the second annual Canada’s 50 Most Powerful Business People 2014, presented by Canadian Business magazine.

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Heat alert issued for today


Communications Staff
Tuesday, August 26, 2014

The Middlesex-London Health Unit has issued a heat alert for Tuesday as temperatures are expected in the 30s with a humidex value near 40 degrees.

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Emergency weather siren test set for this week

Teaching takes centre stage at conference

Banting fellowship adds up for Lyons’ math anxiety research

Board approves CUPE Local 2692 contract

Di Sebastiano, Gilroy receive Young Innovator awards

Redefining anorexia may unlock new treatments, therapies

Construction impacts Huron Drive traffic

Victor Garber to headline Leaders in Innovation Dinner

Research proves physical, psychological power of love

Research illustrates concerns over antipsychotic drugs

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