Radio Western Morning News

NEWSCAST - Friday, March 27th, 2020

Jacob McCourt

CAMPUS:
-Western President Alan Shepard announced that all scheduled convocation ceremonies from May 22 to June 19 have been postponed for this year
-Graduating students will be able to attend a future convocation with details to follow.
-A Western alumnus is transitioning his business to help with the threat of COVID-19

LOCAL:
-John Strupat has answered the call of Canadian and U.S. government through the design and release of a pandemic ventilator
-The 43 students from Fanshawe’s 2020 Respiratory Therapy Class have left their program early to join the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic
-Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has announced the implementation of the Quarantine Act

WEATHER:
-Today, the temperature rises to 13 degrees with clear skies late this morning.
-Tonight, the temperature drops down to 4 degrees with clouds
-Tomorrow, cloudy and a high of 12 degrees
-It is currently 1 degree and cloudy