Signing a beam
Ceremony marks milestone in science building construction

Dean of science Chris Houser (left) leads a line of University faculty, students, and officials to autograph the final steel beam before it was added to the top of the science research and innovation building under construction west of Essex Hall.

The University of Windsor marked a key milestone in the construction of its new science research and innovation building Wednesday, as the final beam was placed on top of the structure’s frame during a “topping off” ceremony.

Julia Borsatto, UWindsor clinical neuropsychology graduate student, and Laura Pineault (B.Sc. 2016) are associate directors of Aphasia Friendly Canada.
Researchers work with businesses, community to support people with aphasia

Julia Borsatto, UWindsor clinical neuropsychology graduate student, and Laura Pineault (B.Sc. 2016) are associate directors of Aphasia Friendly Canada.

There are few things more dispiriting than losing the ability to communicate. And yet, every year, thousands of people across Canada awake to a new reality filled with elusive words and illegible text.

Author Alexander MacLeod
Walkway naming honours late Alistair MacLeod

Author Alexander MacLeod, son of the late UWindsor professor Alistair MacLeod, speaks about his father’s love of the University during a ceremony Monday dedicating the walkway in front of Dillon Hall.

Ribbon cutting ceremony
David A. Wilson Commons opens to fanfare

Helping to cut the ribbon inaugurating the David A. Wilson Commons on Friday were Lancer basketball player Mike Rocca, scholarship recipient Natalie Opare, UWindsor president Alan Wildeman, honoured donor David Wilson, and alumni association president Jean Wright.

Friday’s official opening of the David A. Wilson Commons marks the latest chapter in the University’s campus transformation initiative.

New science facility to provide lab and collaboration space for research

A new building going up west of Essex Hall will be an “exceptional facility” for scientific research and innovation, UWindsor president Alan Wildeman said Thursday in response to the announcement of almost $15 million in federal funding for the facility.

UWindsor biologist receives national aquatic science award

UWindsor research excellence received national recognition January 5, when biology professor Trevor Pitcher delivered the keynote address at the 2017 Canadian Conference for Fisheries Research in Montreal, as part of the J.C. Stevenson Award / Plenary Lecture.

Dr. Pitcher, the first UWindsor researcher ever to receive the lectureship, was among peers from across the country considered for the honour, which had its call for nominations in spring 2016.