The deadline for several major research NSERC prizes is March 1, 2014. These Prizes include the Brockhouse Prize ($250,000) for interdisciplinary research, the Polanyi Prize ($250,000) for an outstanding advance, and the Herzberg Gold Medal ($1,000,000) for career achievement.
Western has begun its internal process for 2014 CFI Innovation Fund applications. Please review the internal adjudication form (password protected) and contact Bryce Pickard at 519-661-2111 x. 85153 with any questions.
Using a new instrument that takes 3D images of individual atoms within a crystal, an international team of investigators has proved a rare sample of zircon is the oldest piece of Earth yet discovered at 4.4 billion years old (More)
Ali Tavallaei lives “an engineer’s worst nightmare” every single day at Western. And he wouldn’t have it any other way. (More)
Established in 2011, the Western Humanitarian Award recognizes faculty, staff and students who are engaged in a range of efforts directed toward improving the quality of life for individuals and communities around the world. (More)