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Whitney Biennial provides another stage for alumnus

April 23, 2019

Brendan Fernandes, MFA’05, is among 75 artists featured in this year’s Whitney Biennial, an exhibition widely considered the most important showcase of contemporary art today.

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Vysniauskas receives 2019 L.S. Lauchland Engineering Alumni Medal

April 23, 2019

The 2019 recipient of the Lauchland Medal is Tony Vysniauskas, BESc’74 & MESc’76, CEO of Virtual Materials Group (VMG), Professor at the University of Calgary’s Faculty of Engineering and former VP of Hyprotech.

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Alumna receives engineering honour

April 18, 2019

Catherine Karakatsanis, BESc'83, MESc'91, is the 2019 recipient of the Engineers Canada Gold Medal Award.

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Alumnus shares written word joy across Pakistan

April 12, 2019

Awais Khan, BA’08 (Economics), is Director of The Writing Institute, Pakistan’s largest Creative Writing Institution.

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Alumnus Malloy named Principal of King’s

April 10, 2019

Noted academic and alumnus David C. Malloy has been named the ninth Principal of King’s University College.

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Alumna sets out to make us all ‘Unsinkable’

April 4, 2019

Olympian Silken Laumann, BA’88, has launched ‘Unsinkable,’ a storytelling platform that shares stories of courage and resiliency.

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2019 Alumni Award of Merit recipients announced

April 2, 2019

The Alumni Association recognizes alumni who have made outstanding contributions to their professions or communities.

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Ontario construction software firm Bridgit raises $6.2-million

March 17, 2019

The company now known as Bridgit Inc. began with what founders Mallorie Brodie and Lauren Lake call “crane hunting” – scouring London, Ont., for construction sites, looking for problems to solve.

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Alumni make Loud return

March 15, 2019

Loud Luxury duo Joe Depace, BA’14, and Andrew Fedyk, BA’15, first met at a DJ club meeting at Western.

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Western's JUNO Connections

March 14, 2019

The JUNO Awards are coming to London, ON March 11 to 17, 2019. Several JUNO nominees and winners are connected to Western. Check out our list and let us know if we've missed any.

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Loud Luxury scores four Juno nominations

February 22, 2019

Loud Luxury, the Canadian dance/electronic duo born out of a friendship forged at Western, will not only be performing at the Juno Awards in London in March – they’ve just been nominated for four major awards at the event.

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Turning French dreams into a travel reality

February 19, 2019

Jan Chung, BA’81, has turned a youthful obsession into one of the world’s most popular travel blogs making the Western alumna a go-to authority for both seasoned and first-time travelers to France.

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YMCA Women of Excellence 2019

February 6, 2019

There is a strong purple-and-proud feeling among honourees of the eighth annual YMCA Women of Excellence Class of 2019.

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Alumni named Order of Canada honorees

January 14, 2019

Nine Western alumni and one faculty member were named among 103 new appointments to the Order of Canada, Julie Payette, Governor General of Canada, recently announced. The new member list includes two Companions, 15 Officers and 86 Members.

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Alumni receive Accessibility awards

December 17, 2018

Two Western alumni were recently named recipients of Hon. David Onley Awards for Leadership in Accessibility.

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An award-winning story teller

December 17, 2018

Schulich alumnus Dr. Alex Lyttle, BMSc’07, MD’11, spent nearly seven years writing "From Ant to Eagle" - an award-winning story of deep sibling love that draws from his own experiences in residency.

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New Canadian Olympic Committee head

December 12, 2018

After spending the past seven years overseas as the head of NBA China, Western alumnus David Shoemaker, LLB’96, is coming home to lead the Canadian Olympic Committee (COC).

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Alumnus wins major prize for addiction work

December 6, 2018

Western alumnus Terry Robinson, PhD'78 (Biopsychology), has won a prestigious award for his research into the neuropsychology of addiction.

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Kind Mail eases exam stresses

December 6, 2018

More than 1,800 on- and off-campus students preparing for exams will be receiving postcards with personal messages from alumni, as Western delivers its third year of Kind Mail.

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Law alumni lauded at awards ceremony

November 27, 2018

The 2018 alumni awards of distinction, held November 20, honoured three of Western Law’s finest: Christopher Bredt, LLB’79, Michael Copeland, LLB'93, MBA'99 and Dale Ponder, LLB'80.

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