October, 2007

Graduate Biosciences Open House at Western

Wednesday, October 31, 2007

Meet faculty with exciting biosciences research opportunitiesSaturday, November 3, Medical Sciences foyer 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. … (Read More)

Robarts' 21st Annual Dinner

Friday, October 26, 2007

Drs. Paul Davenport, Carol Herbert, and Cecil Rorabeck cordially invite you to Robarts' 21st Annual Dinner on November 14th at the London Convention Centre. … (Read More)

United Way -off to a great start!

Wednesday, October 24, 2007

Thank you to everyone who supported our Pizza Day for United Way. We raised $1,277.19, and every penny of it is going to the Schulich Medicine & Dentistry campaign. … (Read More)

Lecture tackles epidemic death from tobacco

Tuesday, October 23, 2007

An internationally-renowned scientist tracking what he calls "the worldwide epidemic of death from tobacco" will give a public lecture on Thursday, Oct. 25 at The University of Western Ontario. … (Read More)

Transplant pioneer tells grads of life of service

Monday, October 22, 2007

A man whose pioneering work in organ transplantation and donation told graduates of the joy of serving the "others" in the world. … (Read More)

Seymour Schulich shares wisdom with students

Thursday, October 18, 2007

Self-made billionaire and University of Western Ontario benefactor Seymour Schulich spoke to business, medical and dental students at the Richard Ivey School of Business Wednesday, regaling them with tales of his life and wisdom learned. … (Read More)

United Way pledge forms distributed

Thursday, October 18, 2007

Pledge forms for Western's 2007 United Way campaign have arrived on campus and are currently being distributed by the various employee campaign coordinators (ECC) in the department and faculties. … (Read More)

Drink Coffee for the United Way

Wednesday, October 17, 2007

The third annual Drink Coffee TODAY for United Way program is set for Oct. 22. For every large and extra large coffee (or other hot beverage) purchased across campus, Western's Hospitality Services will donate 25 cents to the United Way. Gu … (Read More)

Western again tops Globe survey

Tuesday, October 16, 2007

The University of Western Ontario "consistently boasts the most satisfied students in the country" according to today's Globe and Mail University Report Card that again ranks the campus tops among the nation's large universities. … (Read More)

Schulich recognized for family medicine research

Thursday, October 11, 2007

The Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry is being recognized for its leadership in family medicine research with three major awards this month. … (Read More)

Murray L. Barr Lecture tomorrow

Wednesday, October 10, 2007

The Department of Anatomy & Cell Biology presents the 14th Annual Murray L. Barr Lecture, featuring Mary J.C. Hendrix, President and Scientific Director of the Children's Memorial Research Centre in Chicago. … (Read More)

Physician Examiners Needed!

Tuesday, October 9, 2007

Physicians are needed to act as Examiners for the Medical Council of Canada\'s Qualifying Examination Part II, which is occurring over the weekend of October 27 and 28. … (Read More)

Staff help save red-tailed hawk

Thursday, October 4, 2007

Thanks to phone calls from concerned staff members in Western's Dental Sciences building, a young red-tailed hawk, now rehabilitated from minor injuries, will be released this Thursday. … (Read More)

Dr. Sandhu Named Fellow of the American College of Dentists

Wednesday, October 3, 2007

The Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry at The University of Western Ontario is pleased to announce that Dr. Harinder Sandhu, Associate Dean and Director of Dentistry, has been inducted as a Fellow of the American College of Dentists (ACD). … (Read More)

Mini Med School starts new term

Tuesday, October 2, 2007

The Mini Medical School at Western's Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry starts its fifth year on Thursday and once again, the class is full with a waiting list. … (Read More)

Expansion planned for interdisciplinary projects including 3 at Schulich

Monday, October 1, 2007

In a major expansion into research and education that bridges traditional areas of study, The University of Western Ontario will spend more than $1.1 million to support eight new interdisciplinary projects. … (Read More)

Fulbright Scholar Chooses Western

Monday, October 1, 2007

An Anthropology graduate from Princeton University has been awarded a prestigious Fulbright Scholarship to study at the Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry at The University of Western Ontario. … (Read More)