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The Western Cares Food Drive runs until Monday, December 18. Drop off your non-perishable food items, baby formula or diapers. Our donation box is located just outside the Centre for School Mental Health Office (Room 1154). The campus drive is in conjunction with the city-wide Business Cares Food Drive and both support the London and Area Food Bank. Thirty-eight per cent of the food bank’s clients are children. The food bank also supports more than 25 social service agencies in the London area.

Dr. Prachi Srivastava, Associate Professor, was invited to present a talk entitled, 'Accessing Schooling under the Right to Education Act in India: results from a field study in Delhi', South Asian Studies Programme--Institute of South Asian Studies Joint Seminar, National University of Singapore.

Dr. Prachi Srivastava, Associate Professor, and Dr. Robyn Read, Post-doctoral Associate, presented a paper reporting original analysis of non-state private actors in global education. The paper entitled, 'Non-state Private Sector Engagement in Basic Education: a network analysis of implementers and funders in the Global South', was presented for the inaugural symposium, 'Philanthropy in Education: Global Trends, Regional Differences, and Diverse Perspectives', NORRAG, Geneva, 22-24 November 2017.

The Wellington Catholic District School Board has a feature story on Dr. George Gadanidis and his work on the integration of computer coding into mathematics teaching and learning.

The Western University Cares Campus Food Drive begins today. Until December 18, faculty, staff and students can drop off non-perishable food items, baby formula or diapers here at the Faculty in Room 1154.

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