Purple Voices Project provides forum for students to share personal stories and experiences

The University Students Council is pleased to present Purple Voices, a virtual community that encourages all students to share, learn and explore what fellow students are doing around campus. This project encompasses Wonderful on Western, This is Me and Western’s Post Secret, as it seeks to create a network of support, while ensuring students have a vehicle to creatively express themselves. Wonderful on Western encourages...

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USC, Huron, King’s and Western’s Mental Health Action Committee team up for Mental Health Awareness Week

The University Students’ Council is pleased to present Mental Health Awareness Week in conjunction with King’s University College, Huron University College and the Western Mental Health Action Committee starting today. This week seeks to bring awareness to mental health on our campus, and to provide students with resources they need to support themselves and their peers. The USC strongly believes that students’ educational...

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Campus Rec and USC team up for International Women’s Day Celebrations

On Friday, March 8th from 7-10pm Western’s Sports and Recreation Services will be hosting an event in partnership with the University Students’ Council in support of International Woman’s Day at the Western Sport and Recreation Centre. International Women’s Day is a global day celebrating the economic, political and social achievements of women past, present and future. Every year, thousands of events are held throughout the...

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The USC looking for enthusiastic volunteers to take part in annual CYOA Leadership Conference

The University Students Council is pleased to announce the Choose Your Own Adventure Leadership Conference is looking for enthusiastic volunteers to be a part of the Leadership Development Team as a Leadership Developer (LD). The CYOA leadership conference is an initiative run through Western’s University Students’ Council for under-privileged youth in London. Primarily, this initiative focuses on grade 8 students across various...

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USC completes positive discussions with faith groups; next to consult with Gazette

Earlier this evening, the University Students’ Council conducted two positive discussion sessions with many student leaders of the different faith communities on campus as part of the continued dialogue regarding the space allocation on the second floor of the University Community Centre. Students were given the opportunity to express their ideas and suggestions on how to address the spiritual needs of the Western Community. The...

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Western students wear white ribbons in effort to end violence against women

The University Students’ Council is pleased to present the White Ribbon Campaign (WRC), which is the largest effort in the world of men working to end violence against women. To show support, students are encouraged to wear a white ribbon from December 4th to December 6th. Wearing a white ribbon is a personal pledge to never commit, condone or remain silent about violence against women and girls. Wearing a white ribbon is a way of...

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