"Find a way"— Q&A with Alan Shepard
Alan Shepard took office as Western’s 11th President & Vice-Chancellor on July 1 after serving seven years as President & Vice-Chancellor of Concordia University in Montréal. Western's Alumni Gazette editor Marcia Steyaert (BA'96) sat down with Alan to talk about the power of education, the challenges and opportunities facing universities, and the critical role alumni play in Western’s future.
New and Noteworthy
The COVID-19 pandemic is presenting unique challenges for each of us, but what our community is accomplishing together has been remarkable: moving courses and finals online, finding new ways to support our campus virtually. Thank you. - President Alan Shepard pic.twitter.com/s5A9bzzkWa— Western University (@WesternU) April 21, 2020
Many of you went to your last class on campus without knowing it, and then the world tilted. Exams are written, assignments done - despite it all, you're at the finish line.— Western University (@WesternU) April 27, 2020
We’ll see you again, as soon as it’s safe, for more learning and to celebrate your achievements! pic.twitter.com/wrfrOjml0v