Western first Canadian university to receive prestigious Innovation & Economic Prosperity recognition


Western University’s strong commitment to economic engagement was recognized today by the Association of Public and Land-grant Universities (APLU) in Washington, DC. Western is one of 18 public institutions in the 2015 class of Innovation & Economic Prosperity Universities – and the first and only Canadian university to be recognized. The designation acknowledges universities working Read More

Iconic Downtown Building Repurposed to Accelerate London’s Music Sector


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  Sweet Sweet Music The Manuel family, owners of London Music Hall, Rum Runners, and Saddle Up Country Bar and Eatery have purchased 182 Dundas Street with a vision to create a dynamic environment dedicated to help accelerate London’s commercial music sector. The working name of the project, The London Music Division is proposed to Read More

Business Spotlight: BPM Fitness


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  THE RIGHT FIT Discover BPM Fitness downtown! BY LOUISE PYNE   Step into BPM Fitness in downtown London and prepare to be transformed in mind, body and spirit. London entrepreneur, Eddy Tony Phimphrachanh, is making his mark in the Canadian fitness industry by providing Londoners with health, movement and fat loss at his new Read More

Crucial Conversations – Summer 2015


Wednesday, July 8, 2015 – 8:30 am to Wednesday, July 15, 2015 – 4:30 pm Daily Schedule 08-Jul-2015 – 8:30 am to 4:30 pm 15-Jul-2015 – 8:30 am to 4:30 pm Stevenson and Hunt Room, Central Branch, London Public Library 251 Dundas Street London, ON, N6A 6H9 Pillar Members ONLY: $395.00 Register / Tickets Event Read More

Building a Diverse Volunteer Program


Thursday, June 25, 2015 – 9:00 am to 12:00 pm London Public Library (Central Branch) – Stevenson & Hunt Room 251 Dundas Street London, ON, N6A 6H9 Member: $55.00 Non-member: $70.00 Register Now Event Description Volunteers of all ages, backgrounds, cultures and abilities working together is a key principle to creating a more resilient nonprofit Read More

Cross-Sector Collaboration: Animating Communities in Change


Wednesday, June 17, 2015 – 10:00 am to 3:00 pm Stevenson and Hunt Room, Central Branch, London Public Library 251 Dundas Street London, ON, N6A 6H9 Member: $70.00 Non-member: $85.00 Please note lunch is included Register Now Event Description Finding ways for business, government and nonprofits to work collaboratively in our community can be a Read More

Western establishes The Bone and Joint Institute


Western University has taken another bold step toward positioning itself as a global leader in research and innovation in musculoskeletal (MSK) health by establishing The Bone and Joint Institute. “Bone and joint disorders are the leading cause of disability in Canada and there are hundreds of millions of people around the world suffering from these Read More

Creative Age Festival London


Join us June 4 to 6 for the second annual Creative Age Festival London. The festival, taking place in six library branches, is an exploration and celebration of the arts by and for older adults (55+) with performances, art and photography exhibits, workshops and learning sessions. All events are free and accessible. Come out to Read More