Take the Leap: Art, Tech, and Post-Grad Plans

Before starting my studies, I knew I loved the potential of software technology, and I knew I loved the arts and humanities; but I thought that my interests were fated – like parallel lines – to never intersect. As a computer science student in SASAH, my coursework has exposed me to fascinating questions at the…

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Levi Hord named Recipient of 2018 Rhodes Scholarship

Levi Hord, a fourth year student in the School for Advanced Studies in the Arts & Humanities, has been named the recipient of the 2018 Rhodes Scholarship. Hord’s astounding academic and extracurricular involvement is best highlighted through projects such as; gender neutral language in transgender communities, uncovering lost history at woodland cemetery, poetry and spoken word in London…

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Prized Minds: Western Alumni offer Solutions to Indigenous and Employment Issues

Since September 2016, Ontario’s most creative minds have been developing solutions for challenges that face both Ontarian and Canadian society. The Lieutenant Governor Visionaries Prize, announced by the Lieutenant Governor of Ontario in partnership with Walrus Foundation, provides these innovative thinkers the opportunity to present their solutions to Canada’s most pressing issues to a panel…

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March 12th, 2015: THE WALRUS TALKS Creativity

Thursday, March 12, 2015 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. Mustang Lounge, University Community Centre, Western University Creativity matters. Come hear nine of Canada’s most creative minds, including five Western alumni, share 80 minutes of lively, thought-provoking ideas exploring creativity in all its forms.THE WALRUS TALKS Creativity will offer thoughtful, inspiring, riveting, smart, new thinking from…

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