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Exciting news!! Changed funding arrangements for International PhD students within their funding window as of September 1, 2018

Each year, Western creates two digitally linked heritage plaques to celebrate significant research-related moments in the university’s history. Members of the Western Community vote on these awards. This year, one of the short -listed nominees is the Faculty of Education's Centre for Research & Education on Violence Against Women & Children, directed by Peter Jaffe.

On Monday March 5th, 2018 we will be welcoming a new Graduate Office member, Susannah Daugharty, who will be with us for 4 months. Nicole Harding will be transitioning over to undertake administrative support for our Graduate Program Review until mid July and Susannah Daugharty will be filling in as our Graduate Office Assistant during this time.

Dr Prachi Srivastava, Associate Professor, has been invited to participate in Global Affairs Canada's stakeholder consultations on Canada's Feminist International Assistance Policy. The core area for the policy is gender equality and the empowerment of women and girls, with the following actions areas: human dignity, growth that works for everyone, environment and climate action, inclusive governance, and peace and security.

Dr. Wendy Crocker is interviewed by Mennonite World Review regarding her research on Old Colony Mennonites in the education system.

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