Faculty Announcements

  • MindUp program helping pupils be calmer, kinder, more studious

    Friday, December 6, 2019

    The MindUP program, a partnership between the Centre for School Mental Health, the Goldie Hawn Foundation and the London District Catholic School Board, is showing promising results. MindUP teaches pupils how their brain works, which helps them deal with their emotions and foster resiliency.

  • UWOFA honours students at scholarship event

    Thursday, December 5, 2019

    Congratulations to Faculty of Education students Adrian Bardati and Heather Oprey on receiving an annual scholarship from the University of Western Ontario Faculty Association.

  • Library Service Interruptions

    Monday, December 2, 2019

    As has been advertised on the library website and through our library catalogue for several weeks, on Dec. 10 Western Libraries will go-live with the new academic search interface, Omni. From Dec. 2-9 there will be several service interruptions while we bring Omni online.

  • Emergency closing policy gets update

    Tuesday, November 26, 2019

    A new-and-improved policy for deciding how to close campus in cases of emergencies, including severe weather, will provide the campus community with clearer directions on what to do and where to look for the information.

  • Candace Brunette-Debassige earn Atlohsa Awards

    Wednesday, November 20, 2019

    Candace Brunette-Debassige, Special Advisor to the Provost (Indigenous Initiatives), was named one of seven individuals to be presented with an Atlohsa Peace Award for their social contributions in the spirit of truth and reconciliation in the areas of media, arts, education and advocacy.

  • Western Heads East Online Charity Auction

    Wednesday, November 20, 2019

    The annual Western Heads East online auction is currently live, and will be closing on Friday November 22nd at 4:00pm. Great items up for bidding. Register to bid now!

  • Facilities crews ready to dig in after first snow

    Friday, November 15, 2019

    Facilities crews ready to dig in after first snow


Professor Claire Crooks speaks to CBC News

Friday, November 1, 2019

Professor Claire Crooks speaks to CBC News regarding how school violence videos posted to social media can exacerbate the problem of bullying.

Campus changes surround Thames Hall reno

Wednesday, October 30, 2019

As the Thames Hall renovation enters its main phase, Facilities Management officials are flagging changes around the landmark building that might impact day-to-day life for the campus community.