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Experts available to speak on National Dental Care Program

September 14, 2022

This week the federal government announced the first details of the planned National Dental Care Program. Western University has the…

New Western research demonstrates effects of hotter fall temperatures on insects

September 14, 2022

Climate change has wreaked havoc with many species’ life cycles and now a pair of Western students is shedding light…

Western researchers among first to capture James Webb Space Telescope images

September 12, 2022

The James Webb Space Telescope (Webb) has captured the most detailed and sharpest images ever taken of the inner region of the Orion Nebula. These images were targeted by an international collaboration, including Western researchers.

First-ever Riverfest reconnects campus community with the Deshkan Ziibiing

September 12, 2022

For the month of September, the community will have a chance to celebrate the Deshkan Ziibiing (Antler/Thames River) with Riverfest 2022, Western’s first-ever river festival hosted by the Office of Sustainability.

Experts available to comment on the passing of Queen Elizabeth II

September 8, 2022

With the news that Queen Elizabeth II has passed away Western University has the following experts available to speak on…

“A sense of belonging”: 38,000 students set to return for the new academic year

September 1, 2022

Orientation activities aim to foster a welcoming, inclusive and safe experience

International collaboration advances drones as next big step in planetary exploration

September 1, 2022

Catherine Neish led a team of students to Iceland to test how drones and rovers could work together for future space missions.

Experts available to comment on topics related to back to school

September 1, 2022

Next week thousands of students across Ontario will head back to school, a time that can be both exciting and…

Statement from Western University regarding planned student protest

August 27, 2022

We are aware students are gathering today to peacefully protest the University’s vaccine and masking requirements for the fall. We respect students’ rights to peacefully protest on campus, and we are supporting them to do so safely.  

Experts available to comment as war in Ukraine reaches the sixth month mark

August 24, 2022

Ukrainians mark Independence Day on Wednesday, Aug. 24, which is also the six-month anniversary of Russia’s invasion of Ukraine. Western…