Media Releases Archives: May 2016

Western University study charts how the world ‘views’ Drake’s new album on Twitter

May 5, 2016

During the four days following the release of Drake’s Views on Friday, April 29, Twitter was flooded with fan excitement about the new album. There were 3,828,931 tweets related to…

Chemical in marijuana shows promise in treating schizophrenia

May 3, 2016

According to new research at Western University, marijuana is the ultimate contradiction; at least when it comes to schizophrenia. This first-of-its-kind study, published in the Journal of Neuroscience, demonstrates that…

Western University researcher bringing youth voices back into sex-ed discussion

May 3, 2016

A Western University researcher has teamed up with London high schools to help today’s youth have their say on sex education curriculum. Michael Kehler, an associate professor from Western’s Faculty…