Sharma: Throwing shade on campus ground

Sharma: Throwing shade on campus ground

I read with great interest the article “Western branches out with tropical flora” (Western News, June 3). My daughter will be attending Western this fall and, last week, we were at the Summer Academic Orientation. During our campus tour, I did see a palm tree at the...
Sharma: Throwing shade on campus ground

Task force to be charged with Board review

Western’s Board of Governors took its first step toward promised self-reflection as members voted Thursday to strike a task force charged with a governance review of the university governing body in the wake of a turbulent spring. The task force will be comprised of...
Sharma: Throwing shade on campus ground

Board ratifies operating engineers agreement

Today, Western’s Board of Governors approved a new five-year contract with International Union of Operating Engineers (IUOE), which represents 13 operating engineers engaged primarily in Western’s main power and remote stations. The members of Local 772 had ratified...
Sharma: Throwing shade on campus ground

University earns unprecedented economic honour

Western’s commitment to economic engagement earned an unprecedented honour today, as the institution was named among the Class of 2015 Innovation & Economic Prosperity Universities by the Association of Public and Land-grant Universities (APLU) in Washington, D.C....