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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.

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