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Settling In

Mambo everyone!

It has now been a week since I packed up and left my home in London, Ontario to begin my adventure here in Mwanza. 472 more words

Proposed pay increase for Western execs blasted at Queen's Park

A proposal to hike executive salaries at Western University came under fire at Queen’s Park on Wednesday.

During question period, London West New Democrat MPP Peggy Sattler blasted the provincial government for how they determined rate increases. 145 more words

Education

Jane Goodall puts out call to action after receiving honorary degree from Western University

World-renowned primatologist, Jane Goodall, has been honoured by Western University.

Goodall was presented with a Doctor of Science honoris causa at a special convocation ceremony, on Wednesday. 511 more words

Canada

June 18 Quebec tornado outbreak largest in provincial history: Western University experts

Last year’s tornado outbreak in southern Quebec was the largest ever in the province and one of the largest in Canadian history.

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Weather

Western University research sheds light on link between PTSD and opioid addicition

Researchers at Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry at Western University have released new findings on two very timely topics.

The study, recently published by researchers, proved that recalling traumatic memories increased the rewarding effects of opioids, and the neurological link between post-traumatic stress-disorder (PTSD) and opioid addiction. 444 more words

Science

Ann Curry to speak at 2018 BresciaLEAD Awards

A special guest will provide the keynote address on Thursday night at the 2018 BresciaLEAD Awards.

Emmy award-winning American journalist Ann Curry will speak to the assembly after the presentation. 158 more words

Canada

Environmental draft report finds London's BRT will cause 90-second delay along Richmond Street

City politicians have a lot of reading to do before a key vote on bus rapid transit April 23.

Shift London released the draft environmental project report on April 13, giving city councillors and transit advocates 10 days to prepare. 532 more words

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