Media Releases Archives: October 2013

Apps? There’s a conference for that

October 18, 2013

Western University is hosting a major international conference this weekend (October 18-20), which will address the ever-increasing rise of mobile applications.

Rise London: A Path to Self-Employment for People with Mental Health and Addiction Challenges

October 17, 2013

Through collaboration with the Ivey Business School and multiple community agencies in London, Rise Asset Development (Rise) is launching a new avenue to economic independence through entrepreneurship for people who have mental health or addiction challenges.

Bioethics expert available to media about upcoming judgement in Hassan Rasouli case

October 17, 2013

With the Supreme Court of Canada scheduled to render its judgement in the Brian Cuthbertson, et. al. v. Hassan Rasouli case on Friday (October 18) morning, a bioethics expert from Western University is available for media commentary.

Western announces ambitious fundraising goal for 2013 United Way campaign

October 16, 2013

Western University launched its 2013 campus-wide fundraising campaign benefiting the United Way of London & Middlesex by announcing an ambitious goal of $780,000. “Western is once again pushing the envelope…

The Western Centre for Public Health and Family Medicine — a perfect union

October 16, 2013

Western’s Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry today officially opened The Western Centre for Public Health and Family Medicine.

Western to kick-off 2013 United Way campaign and announce fundraising goal

October 15, 2013

Western University will launch its 2013 campus-wide fundraising campaign benefiting the United Way of London & Middlesex by announcing a new fundraising goal on Wednesday, October 16.

Western University names Kelly Cole new Vice-President (External)

October 15, 2013

Western University has named Kelly Cole as its new Vice-President (External).

CFL President brings Grey Cup to Western Law

October 15, 2013

Michael Copeland, president of the Canadian Football League, will speak on the future of the professional game in Canada at a public lecture hosted by Western University’s Faculty of Law

Climate change expert Lord Julian Hunt presents WindEEE public lecture

October 15, 2013

Lord Julian Hunt, one of the world’s foremost experts on climate change and climate modelling, visits Western University.

Official opening of The Western Centre for Public Health and Family Medicine at Western University

October 15, 2013

Official opening of The Western Centre for Public Health and Family Medicine at Western University.