Education News


Recent Faculty Announcements

Western Education alumni Aaron Neeb is running as a candidate for South Huron council in the upcoming municipal election. He is challenging for one of the two available spots in the Exeter Ward.

Despite efforts to eliminate the use of scented products within the Faculty of Education, the Office of the Dean continues to receive numerous complaints from individuals who are being negatively affected by scented products. We strongly encourage faculty, staff, and students to switch to scent-free products in an effort to ensure that our impacted members have the opportunity to thrive in a scent-free environment.

Western has taken the next big step to create a smoke-free campus with the establishment of designated smoking areas. Six new designated smoking areas are the only places on main campus where smoking will be permitted. The Faculty of Education is not one of the designated areas. This means smoking is not allowed on Faculty of Education property.

In a Global News Radio 980 CFPL story, Barb MacQuarrie from the Centre for Research and Education on Violence Against Women and Children discusses paid leave for domestic violence survivors.

The Teaching Support Centre (TSC) has changed its name to the Centre for Teaching and Learning (CTL). We invite you to visit their new website at for program information as well as new and updated resources.