Media Releases Archives: March 2015

Western alumni worldwide celebrate Founder’s Day

March 5, 2015

March 05, 2015 Western University alumni around the world will think purple this weekend as they celebrate Founder’s Day and their connections to Western in more locations and countries than…

Western University researchers call for more intensive testing for atrial fibrillation following stroke

March 5, 2015

Researchers at Western University hope their systematic review of almost 12,000 patients will raise awareness among physicians about the need for more extensive testing for atrial fibrillation, or heart rhythm…

Western welcomes alumnus Harley Pasternak, fitness trainer to the stars

March 5, 2015

Personal fitness and nutrition expert and New York Times Bestselling author Harley Pasternak will be on the Western University campus Monday, March 18 at 3:30 p.m. for a public talk and book?signing…

New hirewesternu campaign connects potential employers with Western students and alumni

March 4, 2015

What makes Western University talent extraordinary? How can Western graduates help small, medium and large-sized enterprises thrive? And how can Western help businesses recruit talent for their organization? These questions…

Western Engineering students to benefit from major Siemens PLM Software grant

March 4, 2015

Western University will now use the same technology in its Faculty of Engineering classrooms that businesses around the world employ to design some of today’s most sophisticated products thanks to…

Western’s commitment to sexual violence prevention and victim/survivor support

March 4, 2015

Today, Western University officially launched a revamped website devoted to sexual violence prevention and victim/survivor support. The website, www.uwo.ca/sexualviolence, includes background on sexual violence and its effect on victims/survivors; information…

Western launches new Bachelor of Education program to address system needs, prepare global educators

March 2, 2015

Western’s Faculty of Education is proud to announce the launch of its new two-year Bachelor of Education program, a reimagined degree designed to address current needs in education and prepare…