Posts Tagged: Convocation

Convocation celebrates graduates, luminaries

October 23, 2017

Western’s 310th Convocation takes place during three days this week, with 2,600 eligible graduates and with honorary degrees awarded to six outstanding women and men from across the globe. This…

Western to honour renowned academic, artistic, community and business leaders at 307th convocation

March 31, 2016

Sixteen distinguished individuals will receive honorary degrees when Western University hosts its 307th Convocation this spring. The ceremonies, featuring addresses by the honorary degree recipients, are scheduled for the following…

Western University welcomes new chancellor at 306th convocation

September 10, 2015

Western University’s 306th convocation features the installation of Jack Cowin as the new chancellor, as well as honorary degrees being bestowed upon three extraordinary individuals. The ceremonies are scheduled for…

Social responsibility and community are focuses for Western University’s 2015 medical graduates

May 14, 2015

For four years, Erica Lee, class president for Western University’s Schulich Medicine Class of 2015, has devoted herself to living her dream of becoming a physician and to fostering mental…

Western to honour technology trailblazer and Olympic gold medalist at convocation

May 7, 2015

Innovative business executive Simon Cua, who leads the largest LED lighting manufacturer in China, will receive an honorary degree from Western University at the 2015 Hong Kong Convocation on Sunday,…

Western to honour renowned academic, artistic, community and business leaders at 305th convocation

March 19, 2015

Sixteen distinguished individuals will receive honorary degrees when Western University hosts its 305th Convocation this spring. The ceremonies, featuring addresses by the honorary degree recipients, are scheduled for the following…

Western to confer honorary degrees on Blair, Gotlieb and Trudeau

May 9, 2013

Respected British barrister and former first lady Cherie Blair, Canada’s long-serving ambassador to the United States Allan Gotlieb and mental health disease advocate Margaret Trudeau are among those set to receive Western’s highest honour.