Roberta Bondar: Trailblazer in space, explorer on Earth

30 years after historic flight, Canada’s first female astronaut inspires wonder in our natural world

Western gets gold STARS for sustainability

International ratings system paves way to ‘make global change happen’


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Each year, thousands of Western students apply their knowledge outside of the classroom through experiential learning. We asked students to tell us about their experiential learning activities in the midst of a global pandemic and their stories are inspiring. This is Kate’s story.


Indigenous Initiatives

Insights and stories on Indigenous issues and programs.

Western to host national forum on reconciliation

Local First Nations communities to be key partners, bringing wisdom and insight

Ivey students embark on Indigenous learning

New program provides first-years lesson on history, cultures

Kelly Greene first Indigenous artist-in-residence 

Artist’s work inspired by culture, stories, environment, language