Posts Tagged: Convocation

Western to honour Olympians, innovators and inspirations at 314th Convocation

September 17, 2019

Seven distinguished individuals will receive honorary degrees when Western University hosts its 314th Convocation this fall. The ceremonies, featuring addresses by the honorary degree recipients, are scheduled for the following…

Western to honour global academic, science and financial leaders at 313th Convocation

March 26, 2019

Nineteen distinguished individuals will receive honorary degrees when Western University hosts its 313th Convocation this spring. The ceremonies, featuring addresses by the honorary degree recipients, are scheduled for the following…

Academic, artistic and business leaders to be honoured at Western’s 312th convocation

September 13, 2018

Film, philanthropy, medicine and math will be celebrated this fall when Western University bestows honorary degrees on seven Canadian luminaries at the 312th convocation this fall. The ceremonies are scheduled…

Western to honour global science, business, entertainment and sport leaders at 311th Convocation

April 10, 2018

Seventeen distinguished individuals will receive honorary degrees when Western University hosts its 311th Convocation this spring. The ceremonies, featuring addresses by the honorary degree recipients, are scheduled for the following…

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,…

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,…