Within and outside of Western are plays of all kinds--thought-provoking and emotive, shocking and tantalizing, heartwarming and humorous. No matter the kind, someone from our theatre critic committee will be there in the audience, taking note. Discover some of the best of London’s theatre by staying tuned to our theatre reviews, published here and on our social media. Better yet, join our committee and get some critic practice and publishing experience of your own! Connect with our Theatre Critic Commissioner Shannon Scott (featured to the left) at sscot52@uwo.ca for more details.

John Gerry’s “Middletown” A Review by Lucas Snell

The London Community Player’s production of Will Eno’s “Middletown” is a great example of the existential investigation one hopes to find in any work of art. Directed by John Gerry, and produced by Ashleigh Barney, Middletown is the modern adaptation of Thornton Wilder’s classic tale of early 20th Century struggle, “Our Town.” Middletown displays that the same existential crisis of mediocrity displayed in Our Town can still be found a century later. The municipality of Middletown could be any rural community, and its universality is mirrored in the truths it holds. Middletown was founded as “Middenton” some innumerable years ago, and since then one constant driving force has been present, th

Free Lectures by Peter Singer!

Join Western's Rotman Insitute of Philosophy as they hold free lectures by renowned philosopher and bioethicist Peter Singer! The Most Good You Can Do: How Effective Altruism is Changing Ideas About Living Ethically -- September 17, 2015 -- 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm Animal Liberation, Forty Years On -- September 18, 2015 -- 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm Check here for more details.

Become an English Conversation Leader at IESC!

Volunteers needed! Do you want to gain leadership skills in a cross-cultural setting? Do you want to help others while enhancing your skills? The International and Exchange Student Centre is recruiting Leaders for the English Conversation Program. For details on this great opportunity, visit: http://www.iesc.uwo.ca/about_us/volunteer_with_iesc/english_conversation_leaders.html

Become a First Year Rep!

Hey First Years! Looking to get involved with student government? Want to advocate, support, and create programming for students in the faculty of Arts and Humanities? The AHSC has 8 First Year Representative positions open! Visit our website, ask your Arts Soph, or email: usc.ahsc.exec@uwo.ca for the application. Applications are due by 4pm on Friday September 18th. Good luck!

AHSC Call For Submissions

The Arts and Humanities Students’ Council is calling for your submissions! We are looking for essays to be exemplified on our webpage to act as a guide to incoming A&H students! If you have an academic paper from an Arts and Humanities course that has received a grade of 80% or above, please submit to: ahscpublications1@gmail.com The due date for submissions is: Thursday, September 10th! We can’t wait to hear from you! --Your Arts and Humanities Students’ Council


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University of Western Ontario

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