Radio Western Morning News

NEWSCAST - Friday, October 25th, 2019

Jessica Wang

CAMPUS:

  • Western hosted its own Take Back the Night march and rally on Wednesday, which is an annual demonstration against sexual and gender-based violence

 

  •  This week, Western hosted its 314th Convocation, where the academic accomplishments of hundreds of students were celebrated and honorary degrees were given to seven distinguished individuals

 

LOCAL:

  • Wildlands League hosted Nature in the Forest City and Beyond, an event where community members, students, and local London groups came together to discuss the importance of protecting nature in London, and beyond

 

  • Acclaimed local writer and Nobel prize winner Alice Munro sold her house in the Huron County town north of London earlier this week

 

SPORTS:

  •  U Sports Canada Weekly Top 10 rankings included six of Western’s teams

 

WEATHER:

  • Expect a cloudy Saturday with a high of 11 and a rainy Sunday with a high of 15. It is currently 9 degrees with an expected high of 11 in the afternoon