2023

The Fourth R prepares for Dominican Republic expansion

August 18, 2023 - News Article

The Fourth R prepares for Dominican Republic expansion

The skill-focused, relationship-based curriculum will be piloted in four new schools as the vital program expands its international reach.


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2023 David Wolfe Scholarship Recipient

July 4, 2023 - News Article

2023 David Wolfe Scholarship on Research on Violence Prevention

Congratulations to Brad Daly, the 2023 recipient of the David Wolfe Scholarship on Research on Violence Prevention. Brad is a PhD candidate in the Child and Applied Psychology program at the Faculty of Education and will be defending his dissertation in July.


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2023 Fourth R Award Recipients

June 28, 2023 - News Article

2023 Fourth R Award Recipients

Announcing the 2023 Ray Hughes Fourth R Champion Awardees


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CSMH team in Banff for the 52nd Banff International Conferences on Behavioural Science

March 31, 2023 - News Article

CSMH team in Banff for the 52nd  Banff International Conferences on Behavioural Science

Twenty-two Centre for School Mental Health (CSMH) staff and students had the opportunity to attend the 52nd Banff International Conference on Behavioural Science held at the Banff Centre for Arts and Creativity in Banff, Alberta, from March 19 to 23, 2023. The onset of the COVID-19 pandemic led to the cancellation of the conference in 2020 and 2021.


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Celebrating top poster win at the 52nd Banff International Conference on Behavioural Science.

March 30, 2023 - News Article

Celebrating top poster win at the 52nd Banff International Conference on Behavioural Science.

Congratulations to Sue Kim, who was awarded the outstanding poster prize at the 52nd Banff International Conference on Behavioural Science for her poster on "The protective role classroom climate plays on students' worry and negative peer relations: A multilevel examination."


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Western’s Centre for School Mental Health on the frontlines for kids’ wellness

March 2, 2023 - News Article

 Western’s Centre for School Mental Health on the frontlines for kids’ wellness

School programs developed by faculty members build resilience and connections for children, teens


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New Indigenous mural honours community voices on campus

February 24, 2023 - News Article

New Indigenous mural honours community voices on campus

Two bears climb trees, acting as protectors as animals gather around a sacred fire. Flowing behind it all are the waters of the Deshkan Ziibi. This scene is part of a new mural outside the Indigenous Studies office on the third floor of the Social Science Centre at Western. The mural has been created by students, staff and faculty connected to the program. Mike Cywink, an Indigenous Studies student and staff member at Western, designed the mural with input from the community.


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