Student recipes to be featured at the Wave as part of Homemade Menu

  The University Students’ Council is pleased to the present Homemade Menu Contest at The Wave. All students are encouraged to submit their favourite recipes along with a picture to be considered in the contest. The top five recipes will then be used to create the feature menu at The Wave for the month of February. After all the recipes have been submitted, the Wave will review the submissions and select the top five recipes. The...

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Free shuttle service to transport students to London airport and VIA station during exam period

On Wednesday last week, the University Students’ Council approved a free shuttle service that will take students to the VIA Rail Station and the London Airport during the winter exam break. This pilot project will run from December 8th to December 20th from 4:30am to 6:30pm, to assess whether students will utilize this service. In the past, students have urged the USC to provide transportation for those who do not have accessible ways...

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Said the Whale to perform at Western as part of the Wave Concert Series

In partnership with Fourword Thinking, the University Students’ Council is pleased to announce Said The Whale will be coming to The Wave on Thursday, November 22nd, as part of the Wave Concert Series. Additionally, a portion of ticket sale proceeds will go towards Western’s Movember team. Said the Whale is an indie rock band based out of Vancouver, British Columbia. In 2011, they won the Juno Award for “New Group of the Year”...

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Halloween at the Wave to offer the first taste of wet/dry programming

The University Students’ Council proudly presents Halloween at The Wave, an all-ages, wet/dry event sponsored by Red Bull and Molson. The goal of this event is to provide accessible USC programming, regardless of age. The USC has consistently heard feedback from first year students regarding the lack of wet/dry events in the Wave, particular surrounding The USC Concert Series. As a result, the USC has been working diligently with...

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Reopening of new USC Conference Centre marks increased functionality and support for student groups on campus

After weeks of renovations, the University Students’ Council is pleased to announce the USC Conference Centre grand opening ceremony will take place tomorrow, Wednesday, October 3 at 2:00pm on the third floor of the University Community Centre. The newly renovated USC Conference Centre is a free resource available to all Western students and has been available for booking since late September. There are multiple rooms each equipped...

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BizInc Start Me Up event promotes student entrepreneurship

The University Students’ Council is pleased to present the “BizInc Start Me Up Event” on Tuesday, October 2, in which all students are welcome to attend. The event will consist of a keynote speaker followed by a moderated discussion by a panel of student entrepreneurs. BizInc is an initiative that was created to support and promote student entrepreneurship in London. The goal of BizInc is to help students turn ideas into workable...

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