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J Plug Professor Jan Plug

has been named a 2016 Graham and Gale Wright Distinguished Scholar, in recognition of his prominent contibutions as an internationally-recognized researcher in his field.

J Leonard Professor John Leonard

is the recipient of a 2016 Distinguished University Professorship award acknowledging sustained excellence in scholarship over a substantial career at Western

 D Huebert David Huebert (PhD 3)

has been named winner of the 2016 CBC Short Story Prize!



English Professors MJ Kidnie and John Leonard read from Paradise Lost
in anticipation of the launch of Theatre Studies at Western, March 3-4.

munroWanted: Creative, inspiring mentor
Read more about the Alice Munro Chair in Creativity.

The Lillian Kroll Prize in Creative Writing 2016
The winner of the 2016 Lillian Kroll Prize in Creative Writing is undergraduate student Erica McKeen, for her short story, "Our Eyes, Our Tongue." Congratulations, Erica! See poster for full details.

The Afred R. Poynt Award in Poetry 2016
Congratulations to undergraduate Emma Croll-Baehre, winner of the 2016 Alfred R. Poynt Award in Poetry for her submission, "Whereabouts i, ii, iii!" See poster for full details.

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