News & Announcement

Posting of Senate Committee Agendas

Agendas for upcoming Senate Committee meetings are available on the public OWL site named 'Senate Committee Agendas' ( Contact Kathleen Kwan, University Secretary at 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. 


Western’s Awards for Excellence in Teaching have recognized outstanding contributions by faculty to the academic development of students since 1980. 

Electronic nomination dossiers for the Edward G. Pleva Award for Excellence in Teaching, the Angela Armitt Award for Excellence in Teaching by Part-Time Faculty, the Marilyn Robinson Award for Excellence in Teaching,  and Western Award for Innovations in Technology-Enhanced Teaching category must be submitted as a single PDF file with bookmarks included by January 15, 2019 to

The Subcommittee on Teaching Awards (SUTA) regulations, the guidelines for the preparation of dossiers and the evaluation criteria for these awards are posted at: