News & Announcements

Call for Submissions - Provost & Vice-President (Academic)

The Selection Committee for the Provost & Vice-President (Academic) is seeking input from the community regarding the qualifications, experience, skills, and leadership and communication attributes of the succesful candidate. The responsibilities of the Provost & Vice-President (Academic) and information regarding submissions can be found here. Submissions should be forwarded to Kathleen Kwan, University Secretary ( by November 20.

Call for Honorary Degree Nominations

The Senate Honorary Degrees Committee will meet in November to select candidates for honorary degrees to be awarded at Western's Spring Convocations in 2018. The Committee invites the submission of nominations;  the Honorary Degree Nomination Form may be downloaded from the following website:

The deadline to receive the nomination form is October 30, 2017.

Posting of Senate Committee Agendas

Agendas for upcoming Senate Committee meetings are available on the public OWL site named 'Senate Committee Agendas' ( Contact with any questions.

Call for applications and nominations for membership on Senate Committees

Applications and nominations are accepted on a continuing basis for Senate committee membership. Click here to obtain more information.