Media Releases Archives: March 2013

Western comments on new tuition framework

March 28, 2013

Western University today acknowledged the decision by Ontario’s Minister of Training, Colleges and Universities, Brad Duguid, to introduce a new tuition framework for the province’s post-secondary education institutions.

Flooding expert available to speak with media

March 28, 2013

Western University’s water resources management expert Slobodan Simonovic is available to speak with media.

Easter Eggstravaganza for Western alumni and families

March 27, 2013

Western Alumni and their families will enjoy a fun-filled afternoon hunting for eggs and creating lasting memories on University College Hill.

Western Professor James MacGee receives Bank of Canada Governor’s Award

March 27, 2013

Western University Economics Professor James MacGee has been awarded the prestigious Governor’s Award by the Bank of Canada.

Western launches Medieval Studies program by unveiling rare illuminated manuscript

March 26, 2013

In celebration of its new Medieval Studies program, researchers from Western University will reveal a newly acquired illuminated manuscript – the only complete one of its kind in the Western Libraries collection – today at a special event in Weldon Library.

TEDxWesternU speakers to share world-changing ideas

March 26, 2013

TEDx will feature 11 speakers, addressing a live audience of 100 Western students representing all faculties and chosen through an anonymous selection process, which is now complete.

Western research showcase examines how youth seek information on mental health issues

March 25, 2013

Does the way that information is found and presented online impact whether youth are likely to seek professional assistance for mental health issues? How has the landscape of music education…

Western participates in World Water Day with research panel and showcase

March 19, 2013

In celebration of World Water Day 2013 and the International Year of Water Cooperation, Western University and EnviroWestern are hosting a special interdisciplinary event, featuring researchers from the Faculties of Engineering, Science and Arts & Humanities.

London’s up and coming scientists showcase their research

March 15, 2013

350 students and trainees will showcase their research in the second annual London Health Research Day at the London Convention Centre.

Lynda Shaw lecture explores soap, students and stem cells

March 13, 2013

Kimberly Woodhouse, Dean, Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science at Queen’s University will speak at Western University’s 22nd Annual Lynda Shaw Memorial Distinguished Lecture Series.