Today Western University's Senate reaffirmed its support of students who need academic relief from circumstances not outlined in the academic policy. For example, students can seek accommodation while campaigning for a student government position.

At their May 19 meeting, Western's Senate discussed everything from maintaining the '3 in 23' policy to adding a rooftop garden to Weldon.

Incoming chair of the Western Student Senators Courtney Hardy hopes to continue the momentum from the past year.

After almost two hours of debate, mostly concerning controversial cuts to arts and humanities, Western's senators approved the 2017-18 operating budget at Friday's meeting.

The Arts and Humanities' Faculty budget is slated to see contract faculty cut and class size…


As the school year comes to an end, it’s time to contemplate some of the new projects that Western pursued — notably moving course evaluations online.

In May 2017, Erika Chamberlain will be walking into Western’s law building as the new incoming dean of Western Law.

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The majority of Western University's Senate members passed a motion to create a fall Reading Week for the 2017–18 school year.

The appointment of the undergraduate student-at-large position on the committee which approves Western's annual ancillary fee, currently $1,423.10, is under review after it was brought up at a USC council meeting in September. 

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