Lazaridis: Education conquers fear

Lazaridis: Education conquers fear

  This slideshow requires JavaScript. For his accomplished career in business, Michael Lazaridis, founder of Blackberry, was awarded an honorary Doctor of Laws, honoris causa (LLD) at the Wednesday morning session of Western’s 310th Convocation. Lazaridis spoke...
The Walrus talked; London listened

The Walrus talked; London listened

Powerful, thought provoking and just a little bit teary. On Oct. 17, Western Alumni and the Faculty of Arts & Humanities welcomed the community to a packed London Music Hall for The Walrus Talks: Belonging. As the unofficial kick-off to a full weekend of...
Hachinski gets the call from the Hall

Hachinski gets the call from the Hall

World-renowned neurologist Dr. Vladimir Hachinski, who has transformed the understanding, diagnosis, treatment and prevention of the two greatest threats to the brain – stroke and dementia – has been named one of six physicians to be inducted into the Canadian Medical...

Let’s move what we know forward

Reconciliation is defined in many sources as an act of healing through bringing parties together after adverse actions. On Oct. 4, the Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry and Western Law partnered to present an afternoon education session for students, focused...