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Keep updated on all the happenings at Huron. As one of Canada's oldest Liberal Arts universities, we pride ourselves on sharing the good news of Huron and what makes the university so unique in the post-secondary landscape.

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Huron confers Honorary Doctor of Divinity on alumnus Michael Medline, President & CEO of Empire Company Limited, at 313th Convocation

Jon Munn, MMJC Director, Marketing & Communications
Jun 17, 2019
Huron – the founding institution of Western University – celebrated its 2019 graduates with a very special Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences Convocation. During the ceremony, Huron alumnus - Michael Medline, the President & Chief Executive Officer of Empire Company Limited (Empire) and its wholly-owned subsidiary Sobeys Inc.
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2018-2019 Award for Excellence in Teaching

Jon Munn, MMJC Director, Marketing & Communications
May 15, 2019
This year, the Faculty of Arts and Social Science (FASS) Teaching and Learning Committee had a truly outstanding pool of candidates for the 2018-2019 Award for Excellence in Teaching. With that, Huron is pleased to announce the committee selected two winners for the 2018-2019 Awarded for Excellence in Teaching to Dr.
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A New Academic Building to Serve as the Heart and Hub of Campus Life

Rachel Macaulay, Communications Specialist
May 13, 2019
On May 13, Huron was pleased to host a sod-turning ceremony to celebrate the beginning of a major construction project, in partnership with EllisDon, that will culminate in the university’s brand-new 40,000 square foot academic building, which will be along Western Rd. “Huron’s mission is to inspire and equip our students to be Leaders with Heart,
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Huron students raise more than $17,000 to support homeless youth

Rachel Macaulay, Communications Specialist
Apr 29, 2019
Huron student, Jacob Spiro, turned a good idea into a huge tangible benefit for London’s homeless youth when he approached the university’s president about the potential to turn unused meal plan dollars into a sizeable donation.  The Trek for Teens and Huron University collaboration he initiated was a huge success, raising $17,021, which was used
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Dr. Barry Craig, Huron’s 17th President, reappointed to second term

Jon Munn, MMJC Director, Marketing & Communications
Apr 26, 2019
Dr. Barry Craig, Huron’s 17th President, has been reappointed to a second five-year term, which will see him continue as President of Huron until 2026.    Under his leadership, Huron has increased its enrolment by 50 per cent in just three years, while becoming an increasingly more diverse community with a strong international student presence.
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Dr. Geoff Read, Huron class of ’98, appointed Vice-President, Academic and Dean of Faculty of Arts and Social Science of Huron

Feb 12, 2019
LONDON, ON: Huron is excited to announce on February 14, 2019, Dr. Geoff Read, 1998 Huron University graduate, will be appointed to the position of Vice-President, Academic, and Dean, Faculty of Arts and Social Science. Dr. Read’s appointment will run until June 30, 2024 and is subject for renewal. Dr.
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Huron celebrates three prominent alumni at 155th Founder's Day

Jon Munn, Director of Marketing & Communications
Nov 30, 2018
Today, Huron will celebrate its 155th Founder’s Day, marking the day Huron was founded in 1863. During today’s celebration, Huron will also recognize three alumni who exemplify what it means to be true Leader with Hearts and members of the Huron community. Melinda Rogers, Honorary Doctor of Divinity Recipient Huron presents alumna Melinda Rogers
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Key Contacts

Jon Munn, MMJC

Director, Marketing & Communications
519.438.7224 ext. 285
jmunn4huron.uwo.ca
Lucas Alumni House, 2nd Floor

8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.                  Monday - Friday

Rachel Macaulay

Communications Specialist
519.438.7224 ext. 388
rmacaulhuron.uwo.ca
Lucas Alumni House, 1st Floor

8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.                  Monday - Friday

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