Media Releases Archives: March 2018

Canadian Centre for Activity and Aging welcomes Cardiac Fitness Institute members

March 27, 2018

Western University’s Canadian Centre for Activity and Aging (CCAA), in consultation with London Health Sciences Centre (LHSC), is pleased to have developed new fitness opportunities at the CCAA as a…

Annual salary disclosure from Western University

March 23, 2018

In keeping with the Public Sector Disclosure Act, Western University is releasing an annual list of employees whose 2017 income met or exceeded $100,000, as reflected on their T4 slips….

Western Education selected to lead Provincial Centre of Excellence for child care

March 23, 2018

The Ministry of Education has chosen the Faculty of Education at Western University to lead the Provincial Centre of Excellence for Early Years and Child Care along with the Ontario…

Stephen D. Williamson named 2018 recipient of Bank of Canada’s Fellowship Award

March 23, 2018

Western University’s Stephen D. Williamson has been named a 2018 recipient of The Bank of Canada’s Fellowship Award. Recognized as an international expert in macroeconomics and monetary policy, Williamson holds…

Western Education to celebrate major initiative to improve, support and sustain quality of early years programs

March 22, 2018

Western University has been chosen to lead a major initiative, which will improve, support and sustain quality early year programming utilizing a dynamic and holistic approach. This new initiative is…

Matt Davison named next Dean of Western’s Faculty of Science

March 20, 2018

Matt Davison has been appointed to a five-year term as the new Dean of Western University’s Faculty of Science, commencing July 1, 2018. Following an eight-month international search, Davison’s appointment…

Western to honour Jane Goodall with honorary degree at special convocation ceremony

March 16, 2018

Dr. Jane Goodall, DBE, Founder, Jane Goodall Institute and UN Messenger of Peace will receive an honorary degree from Western University at a special convocation ceremony on Wednesday, April 25,…

Western reduces tuition for international PhD students to same level as domestic PhD students

March 16, 2018

With global excellence its defining goal, Western University is reducing tuition for international PhD students to the same level as domestic PhD students effective September 1, 2018. This new tuition…

NASA shortlists Western co-investigated project for future launch to Saturn’s largest moon

March 15, 2018

NASA has shortlisted a revolutionary strategy, co-investigated by a Western University planetary scientist, for a future launch mission that could see a drone-like quadcopter buzz above the surface of Saturn’s…

Research team develops clinically-validated 3D printed stethoscope

March 14, 2018

A team of researchers have developed an open-source, clinically validated template for a 3D printed stethoscope for use in areas of the world with limited access to medical supplies –…