Carolyn Cadogan, a PhD student in Physics at Western University, is shining light on science, in the laboratory and in the community.
Biologist Robert Cumming says the current state of Alzheimer’s research is like that koan where the person loses their keys in a dark street. They only search in the radius of the street lamp, where it’s easy to see, but the keys are sitting just outside the pool of light.
In a Gulf Today interview, Daniel Hart (BSc’04) tells how he has adapted the Middle east real estate sector to new technology in their day-to-day business activities.
Western Media Release - Western researchers illuminate understanding of cosmological 'dark ages' - The first stars in the Universe were born several hundred million years after the Big Bang, ending a period known as the cosmological 'dark ages' – when atoms of hydrogen and helium had formed, but nothing shone in visible light. Now two researchers from Western University have calculated what these objects were like.
ITV News - First stars 'lit up universe with luminosity of 100 million suns' - The first stars to be born could have clustered together and lit up the universe with the luminosity of 100 million suns, researchers have found.
Western News - Competition puts student researchers ‘on the clock’ - Following faculty-specific preliminary heats, student researchers across campus gathered recently for the annual 3-Minute Thesis (3MT) competition, an exercise in communication during which students must translate the significance of their work to a non-specialist audience – all before the clock ticks to 180 seconds.
Rogers TV London- HireWesternU on Western Revealed - We take a look at the newly launched HireWesternU campaign. It is trying to make smoother connections for businesses to students & graduates.
CTV News London - Western celebrating first 'Space Day' - Western University is celebrating it's first 'Space Day' by paying tribute to a grad who made significant contributions to Canada's space program
Western News - Calculating a new version of pi(e) - A convergence of factors is threatening once-healthy honeybee hives across Canada and, without their pollinating powers, we could see a future with no strawberries or rhubarb.
Western News - USC celebrates the best in the classroom - French professor Sebastien Ruffo, Chemistry professor Felix Lee, English and Writing Studies professor Larry Garber, French professor Mario Longtin and Chemistry professor Mark Workentin were honoured for their classroom excellence
Western News - Two students named among 3M Fellows - Western undergraduate students Justine Baek and Nicola Paviglianiti have been named among 10 3M National Student Fellowship Award recipients
Canadian Light Source E-News - Industrial science student's award-winning poster - Western University student and CLS industrial science researcher, Thasan Kandasamy, presented the second-prize-winning poster at the 2015 Student Minerals Colloquium