NEWS & ANNOUNCEMENTS

Dr. Godwin Arku - Faculty Scholar 2019 award recipient

The Faculty Scholars Award recognizes significant recent scholarly achievements in teaching or research. Nominated by faculty deans and selected by the Faculty Selection committee chaired by the Provost, the recipients have an international presence in their discipline and are considered all-round scholars. Winners hold the title “Faculty Scholar” for two years and receive $7,000 each year for scholarly activities, as well as receiving a citation. Congratulations Dr. Arku! Read more


Environmentalist in Residence, Gabor Sass

"Start small and make changes that are feasible in your life"; Acting Locally. The London Public Library's first Environmentalist in Residence, Gabor Sass will offer practical workshops and will answer your online questions. Read more.


Study: Primary-care proximity equitable in city

"Led by Western professor Jason Gilliland, a team of researchers looked at accessibility to a primary-care provider – either a family doctor or nurse practitioner – based on distribution and geographical proximity in London". Read more.


Canadian Space Agency launches new interactive activity with contributions from Western Geographers

Exploring Earth uses the photos taken by Saint-Jacques to show the distinctive geological and man-made features on Earth and the activity explains the science behind them. New photos and blogs with some contributions from Western Geographers will be added weekly. Read more.


Gabor Sass named on the mayor's annual New Year's honour list

Dr. Gabor Sass was among those being honoured for their contributions to London. Sass made the list due to his approach to food management and sustainability. Read more.


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