*this interview has been lightly edited for clarity and conciseness, without sacrificing content.* Microbiology and Immunology is the study of microorganisms and the immune system; It has a wide scope of applications in health research including diabetes, arthritis, and experimental therapies we use in personalized medicine. We interviewed Undergraduate Chair and Associate Professor, Dr. Kelly … Continue reading MODULE SHOWCASE: Microbiology & Immunology
In January of this year, I finally made a decision I had been mulling over for months - I decided to quit almost all social media. Why would I do this, in a world where we're so connected? ...
This showcase gives you a brief overview of the genetics module at the University of Western Ontario.
After a long wait, midterm season is finally ramping up for most Science students. Many of us might be reflecting on midterm grades in the coming weeks. It’s commonly said that grades don’t define oneself, but this might become harder to believe when you’re attending a university with high entrance averages and rigorous programs. If … Continue reading Recovering From a Bad Midterm
Undergraduate volunteering positions within Western's laboratories are often overlooked. Students should know about the potential that such a position provides them. This article aims at explaining the ins and outs of undergraduate volunteer laboratory positions at Western.
University represents a time of change and it is very common for students to experience mental and emotional distress. If you feel distressed, remember that Western has plenty of resources to help.
The Western Undergraduate Research Journal: Health and Natural Sciences has been publishing journal articles written exclusively by undergraduate students since 2009.