Find out how we virtually celebrated 2,768 of our newest graduates and welcomed them to the #purpleandproud alumni family last week.

Western Alumni News

 
November 2020 Web Version

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Class of 2020

Celebrating our newest alumni

Find out how we virtually celebrated 2,768 of our newest graduates and welcomed them to the #purpleandproud alumni family last week.

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James Hutchinson

Students help break down barriers to justice

The Western chapter of Pro Bono Students Canada provides free legal services to disadvantaged communities in the London area.

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Dr. Frederick Banting

The great diabetes idea, 100 years on

Dr. Frederick Banting’s note to himself to extract insulin from a dog’s pancreas set off a chain reaction that became one of the greatest medical discoveries of our time.

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Hygiene Kits

Students prepare 1,000 hygiene kits for community

The kits, packed by student volunteers during O-Week, will be dispersed to families relying on London's resource centres.

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Barb MacQuarrie

National survey on workplace sexual harassment and violence

Western joins the University of Toronto and the Canadian Labour Congress on this ground breaking initiative.

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Dr. Qingping Feng

Vanguard innovator may have found first-ever sepsis treatment

If all goes well, Dr. Qingping Feng's product could become a treatment option by 2025.

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Lealle Derynck

Open heart, open mind, opens doors

Little did Lealle Derynck know that a course in constitutional law would change everything.

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Western Stories & Songs

Access Western Stories & Songs On Demand

A big thank you to the thousands of alumni from around the world who took part in our first virtual Homecoming! You can rewatch our larger-than-life signature event featuring talented alumni icons like Rick McGhie and Loud Luxury until November 15!

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CAREER CORNER

Two-Minute Personal Profile

Acing your interview with a two-minute personal profile

Nothing is more valuable than distinguishing yourself from others, especially during an interview.

TAKE CARE WESTERN

Take Care Western: Our shared responsibility to prevent the spread of COVID-19

Our shared responsibility to prevent the spread of COVID-19

Learn how we're taking thoughtful and persistent steps to take care of ourselves, each other, and our community.

PURPLE PERKS

Western Continuing Studies

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CLASS NOTES

Celebrate your life's milestones

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FEATURED EVENT

Eric Arts, Kate Choi and Prachi Srivastava

The Forgotten Ones: Untold and Unseen Consequences of COVID-19

Western Alumni, in partnership with Words: The Literary and Creative Arts Festival, presents this moderated discussion with researchers Eric Arts, Kate Choi and Prachi Srivastava.

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WESTERN IN THE NEWS

GLOBE AND MAIL - Canadian miner Nevsun Resources settles with African workers over case alleging human-rights abuses

TORONTO STAR - Western University joins campaign to waive tuition fees for former foster kids

CTV NEWS - Canadian study could lead to rapid testing, severity prediction, and treatment for COVID-19

THE WEATHER NETWORK - The Moon's perpetual shadows may harbour twice the ice we once thought

UPCOMING EVENTS

Nov. 7OMEA Conference Western Music Alumni Virtual Reception

Nov. 10The Calm Person in the Boat

Nov. 13Local Government Alumni Conference: Turning Obstacles into Opportunities

Nov. 16Problem-Solving, Decision-Making and Creativity

Nov. 16: Entrepreneurship: A Family Affair

Nov. 16 - 22: Global Entrepreneurship Week 2020

Nov. 18The Forgotten Ones: Untold and Unseen Consequences of COVID-19

Nov. 19Ethics in the Time of Coronavirus

Nov. 19: Sales Foundation Boot Camp



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