Upcoming Events

Homecoming 2015
Sept. 25 - 27
Come back to campus and relive your Western Experience at the many events taking place.
Visit Western Homecoming


Meet the new Dean
Sept. 25, 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

The Ceeps
671 Richmond Street, London ON

Alumni and students are invited to meet Bob Andersen, new dean of the Faculty of Social Science.


#HOCOonthehill
One day. Two concerts. An unforgettable Western Experience
Sept. 26
Morning concert headliner: DVBBS
Evening concert headliner: Our Lady Peace

For tickets: visit HOCOonthehill.ca


Western Suits
Oct. 1
6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Toronto Region Board of Trade,
First Canadian Place
Toronto, ON

Guest speaker: Peter Aceto, BA’90, LLB’94
President and CEO, Tangerine Bank

Mix and mingle with fellow alumni and build your professional network.


For a full listing of alumni events, visit Western Alumni.

Mentoring

Interested in mentoring a DAN student?
Contact Sarah Dawson, Alumni Career Coach
sdawson4@uwo.ca

Giving to DAN

To make a gift, please contact:

Laura Maniago, Alumni and Development Officer
Social Science Centre, Room 9408
Western University
e. lmaniago@uwo.ca
t. 519-661-2111 ext. 84959

Chartered Professional Accountants of Ontario

Previous Newsletters

Spring 2015

Fall 2014

Summer 2013

Fall 2012

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Kurzbock
For WestJet First Officer Steve Kurzbock, BMOS’03, becoming a commercial pilot was a lifelong dream. “I wanted to become a commercial pilot all my life,” says Kurzbock. “When I stumbled upon this program I realized it was the perfect fit – and it has worked out very well for me.” [more]

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Andersen
On July 1, Bob Andersen joined the Faculty of Social Science serving as Dean for a five-year term. He succeeds Brian Timney, who has served at Dean since July 2002, possibly the longest time anyone has served in the Dean’s Office. [more]



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Rothstein
I’m very proud our the DAN Management Program. In the past year, several exciting developments including accreditation by the Chartered Professional Accountants of Ontario, our first Hong Kong course and our new Masters of Management in Applied Science have reflected the quality and vigour of the program. [more]

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Yung
For 35 third- and fourth-year DAN students, it was an unforgettable experience. In June, they spent two weeks in Hong Kong completing the required capstone strategy course, and getting an insider’s view of a new business culture, thanks to a group of Western alumni. [more]

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Callegaro
The DAN Career Connect program, which launched in 2014, matches second- and third-year students with alumni who volunteer to share their experience and perspectives. During 2014-15, 18 DAN students were matched, and another 18 are starting the program this September. [more]

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Lawson
In 1999, a first-of-its-kind program took flight at Western University due, in large part, to the personal commitment and dedication of the late Tom C. R. Lawson. [more]


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Students
Beginning in 2016, DAN students will have access to a new program that will give them a jumpstart on becoming Chartered Professional Accountants (CPAs). CPA is the new name for all accountants in Ontario, replacing the previous CA, CMA and CGA designations. [more]

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The Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA) designation prepares you to work in a variety of accounting positions and industries. Whether you decise to climb the corporate ladder or go into business alone, you’ll have the background to pursue new opportunities with confidence. [more]

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