Western University

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Western University is a WIL partner for the Business + Higher Education Roundtable (BHER).

Western University’s mission is to create, disseminate and apply knowledge for the benefit of society through excellence in teaching, research and scholarship. They aim for their graduates to be global citizens whose education and leadership will serve the public good.

This partnership between BHER and Western University will create micro-work-integrated learning placements for first or second-year students in Arts & Humanities, Information & Media Studies, and Social Science programs. A collaboration with TechAlliance will help foster recruitment and hiring of Liberal Arts graduates in the local tech sector and develop WIL resources to be shared internally at Western University as well as with other institutions.

For more information about Western University, visit their website: https://www.uwo.ca/.