Career Paths in Science: More Options Than You Think

An astronaut! An investment banker! A game developer! All very viable answers to one question each of us has been asked since we were young – what do you want to be when you grow up? For many of us, somewhere along the way our career became a mandate instead of a dream. Taking a … Continue reading Career Paths in Science: More Options Than You Think

SSC to USC: a Sitdown with Frank Ye

Frank Ye - a fourth-year Interdisciplinary Medical Sciences student, our former SSC President, has stepped down from the SSC to run as a candidate in the USC presidential race alongside his longstanding friend, Jared Forman. We decided to reach out to get a more personal perspective on his campaign, his story, and most importantly, him … Continue reading SSC to USC: a Sitdown with Frank Ye

Recovering From a Bad Midterm

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

Get involved with Western Stem Cell Club’s drive for Jocelyn McGlynn

A fellow science student at Western needs a stem cell transplant. You can help her or one of many other Canadians by getting swabbed on campus.  WESTERN STEM CELL CLUB As the Vice President of Communications, third-year medical sciences student Elena Kum explains that Western Stem Cell Club  is one of 22 chapters across Canada affiliated with … Continue reading Get involved with Western Stem Cell Club’s drive for Jocelyn McGlynn

Science Student Council: Introducing the 18/19 First Year Representatives

It’s no surprise that the Faculty of Science is one of the largest faculties on campus, totalling to around 5,000 students during the 2017-2018 school year. Students from all over Canada and the globe come to Western to become a part of its diverse science program in the hope of achieving their goals. (From left … Continue reading Science Student Council: Introducing the 18/19 First Year Representatives