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Calling all #purpleandproud Western Science alumni – it’s time to come home!

Come back to campus for the return of in-person events for Western’s 73 rd Homecoming, taking place on September 23 - 25, 2022.

Don’t miss out on all the great campus-wide events, including the Western Science Homecoming BBQ – details below!

We can’t wait to see you!

2022 Events

Paul Mensink and Anwar Haque

Science Talks: Technology for Good

Saturday, September 24 at 10:00 am
Virtual (Zoom)

The Dean of the Faculty of Science, Matt Davison, invites you to join our Science Talks program to celebrate Homecoming 2022. This 1-hour session will be comprised of two 20-minute talks with each talk followed by a 10-minute Q&A session.

  • 10:00 a.m.: Digital connectivity – Shaping tomorrow’s smart world by Dr. Anwar Haque
  • 10:30 a.m.: Education through immersion - The use of immersive technologies to foster engagement with STEM subjects by Dr. Paul Mensink


Western Science Homecoming BBQ

Saturday, September 24 at 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
The Grad Club, Middlesex College

Reconnect with old friends. Join Western Science faculty and alumni to enjoy a fun morning of Rick McGhie’s famous tunes and a BBQ lunch. Drop-in before heading over to the football game!

Tickets are $10 per person, $5 for children ages 2 - 12, and children under two are free. Tickets can be purchased in advance at the link below or paid in cash at the door and include a BBQ lunch and soft drinks. Vegetarian meal options are available. Complimentary parking is available in the Middlesex Lot.

Homecoming BBQ Collage

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