Lori Johnson - Western Award of Excellence Recipient

Congratulations to our own Graduate Administrator, Lori Johnson, who has been selected as one of this year's recipients of the Western Award of Excellence. This award is Western’s highest level of recognition for staff members and recognizes Lori's tireless contribution to students, faculty and the "Western Experience" as a whole. Read more

Dr. Gordon McBean Approves of Western's Inter-disciplinary Approach to Climate Related Changes

"Wind engineers, hydrologists, social scientists, physicists, sociologists, anthropologists, psychologists and geographers are all needed to examine and mitigate a host of climate-related changes to the environment." Read more

GIS Student Poster Competition

All students from the Faculty of Social Science and any students who have a supervisor within the Department of Geography, are invited to participate. The poster competition aims to encourage geospatial thinking and to award outstanding students in GIS learning and research. Posters are to be submitted no later than Sunday, November 12, 2017 to Kathy Tang ( Read more

Parliamentary Health Research Caucus - Indigenous Health Research in Canada

Chantelle Richmond, an Associate Professor in the Department of Geography, was invited by Research Canada to participate in the Parliamentary Health Research Caucus on Indigenous Health Research in Canada. This event was attended by a number of Members of Parliament including local MP Kate Young, Dr. Carolyn Bennett (Minister of Indigenous and Northern Affairs) and Dr. Jane Philpott (Minister of Health). Read more

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