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Keep updated on all the happenings at Huron. As one of Canada’s oldest Liberal Arts universities, we pride ourselves on sharing the good news of Huron and what makes the university so unique in the post-secondary landscape.

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Statement and Protocols: Novel Coronavirus

Jon Munn, Director, Marketing & Communications
Jan 31 2020
Dear Members of the Huron Community, This afternoon, the Ontario Ministry of Health announced the Province’s third confirmed case of Novel Coronavirus. This individual is a Western student. Since returning to London, Ont. from Wuhan, China on Jan 23, and before showing any symptoms, the studen...
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Huron University College confers Honorary Doctor of Divinity to Kelly Meighen, President, T.R. Meighen Family Foundation

Jon Munn, Director, Marketing and Communications
Nov 29 2019
Huron University College is proud to celebrate a business and community leader who embodies the admirable qualities the founding institution of Western University hopes to inspire in its students. During Huron’s 156th Founder’s Day, the university conferred an honorary Doctor of Divinity on ...
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Huron at Western University celebrates the revitalization of two Heritage properties on Western Road

Jon Munn, Director, Marketing & Communications
Oct 17 2019
Today, Huron – the founding institution of Western University - was proud to host a ribbon cutting event during its 2019 homecoming celebration for the official re-opening of two of the university’s oldest buildings, which sit along Western Rd. The two buildings, newly named Apps Internati...
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Huron develops unique pledge, the Huron Promise, to formalize students’ commitment to excellence in character and leadership 

Jon Munn, Director, Marketing & Communications
Aug 20 2019
Huron University College has implemented a unique student pledge, referred to as “The Huron Promise,” to further its mission of developing Leaders with Heart. This pledge, which will be signed by all incoming students, adheres students to a commitment to Huron’s inclusive, welcoming and char...
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2018-2019 Award for Excellence in Teaching

Jon Munn, MMJC Director, Marketing & Communications
May 15 2019
This year, the Faculty of Arts and Social Science (FASS) Teaching and Learning Committee had a truly outstanding pool of candidates for the 2018-2019 Award for Excellence in Teaching. With that, Huron is pleased to announce the committee selected two winners for the 2018-2019 Awarded for Excellence...
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A New Academic Building to Serve as the Heart and Hub of Campus Life

Rachel Macaulay, Communications Specialist
May 13 2019
On May 13, Huron was pleased to host a sod-turning ceremony to celebrate the beginning of a major construction project, in partnership with EllisDon, that will culminate in the university’s brand-new 40,000 square foot academic building, which will be along Western Rd. “Huron’s mission is t...
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Dr. Geoff Read, Huron class of ’98, appointed Vice-President, Academic and Dean of Faculty of Arts and Social Science of Huron

Jon Munn, Director of Marketing & Communications
Feb 12 2019
LONDON, ON: Huron is excited to announce on February 14, 2019, Dr. Geoff Read, 1998 Huron University graduate, will be appointed to the position of Vice-President, Academic, and Dean, Faculty of Arts and Social Science. Dr. Read’s appointment will run until June 30, 2024 and is subject for renewal...
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Huron hosts first-ever Chancellor and world-renowned businessperson, Prem Watsa, speaks at Huron

Rachel Macaulay, Communications Specialist
Oct 19 2018
London, ON - Today, Huron welcomes the university’s very first Chancellor, Prem Watsa, to speak to the university community about “Business as a Calling.” Mr. Watsa, who is affectionately known as the Warren Buffet of Canada, will address students, faculty, staff and the broader community...
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Prem Watsa appointed first-ever Chancellor of Huron

Jon Munn, Director, Marketing and Communications
Oct 17 2017
We are thrilled to announce the appointment of Prem Watsa, one of Canada’s most well-known business leaders, as the first-ever Chancellor of the university. Watsa, chairman, and CEO of Fairfax Financial Holding Ltd., also known as the Warren Buffet of Canada, was voted in as Chancellor by Huron Un...
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