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    Protest Songs: Examining classical composers' response to the Vietnam war

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    How Many Did You Know?: 51 research discoveries that have had impact

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    Western Celebrates: Canada 150


Funding & Award News

Researcher Toolbox

Western Human Resources has prepared a new online Researcher Toolbox to assist researchers in the planning and hiring of research staff. (More)

NSERC Science Promotion

Honour people and groups that are inspirational in the way they promote science to the public. Individual recipient will recieve$10,000 and the group recipient receives $25,000.
Deadline: Sept 1, 2017 (More)

Sloan Research Fellowships

Given to stimulate fundamental research by early-career scientists and scholars of great promise. They are worth $50,000 for a two-year period.
Deadline: September 15, 2017 (More)

Research News

Chair up to challenge of easing pain for millionst - July 18, 2017

To move freely and without pain. Such a simple wish that goes unrealized for the 1.7 billion people around the world suffering from musculoskeletal disorders of the bones, joints and muscles. (More)

Doctor encourages cancer patients to take charge - July 18, 2017

The last time you bought a car, you likely asked the dealer dozens of questions before you made a decision. Shouldn’t you do the same when you, or a family member, receive a cancer diagnosis? (More)

I am Adrian Owen. Ask me anything - July 18, 2017

Western neuroscientist Adrian Owen, along with some of his team from the Brain and Mind Institute, took on the best questions the Internet could muster during an Ask Me Anything (AMA) session on Reddit Tuesday afternoon. (More)

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Research Summaries

  • Brain Mind Institute

    Brain & Mind Institute

    A unique collaborative research effort providing global leadership in cognitive neuroscience.
  • WindEEE Institute

    Wind Engineering

    Birthplace of modern wind engineering, Western is home to four unique wind research facilities.
  • Imaging

    Biomedical Imaging

    Discovery and development of innovative imaging techniques and instrumentation to improve the understanding, diagnosis and treatment of human disease.
  • Advanced Manufacturing Park

    Advanced Manufacturing Park

    Conveniently located minutes from Highway 401, the 38-acre Advanced Manufacturing Park is a unique partnership...
  • The Africa Institute

    The Africa Institute

    Western University launched The Africa Institute to advance scholarship and policy development efforts...
  • Biotron


    Climate change and environmental stresses placed by humans on plants, animals, insects and micro-organisms...

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