International WeekWestern International
  • international week ad - purple globe map with airplane and luggage tag
  • hip hop performer Shad - keynote and performance Nov. 10 Alumni Hall
  • London Lightning basketball player - ad for International Student Welcome Day, City of London at the Basketball Game November 9
  • globe made of flags and date for International week 2014
  • World's Challenge Challenge Ad - join by October 10 for a chance to win a $1,000 scholarship

Welcome to Western International Week 2014

November 10 - 14

International Week at Western is held annually in November as a campus-wide celebration of all things international. The purpose of the week is to:

International Week is open to the campus community - students, faculty and staff. Attend as many activities as you wish - there is something for everyone!

Shad - Opening Event

ad for Shad - opening event


Canadian hip hop artist, Shad, opens International Week 2014 on Monday, November 10 with a keynote talk and performance at Alumni Hall.

Tickets are just $10. Get them online or in person now!


calendar on a tablet


Click above for the 2014 schedule  - still in development. To submit your event download our event form and email to 

About International Week



International Week allows the whole campus to celebrate diversity and explore international opportunities. With a festival atmosphere, the week will feature cultural experiences, panel discussions, presentations, workshops, displays, tours and other activities designed to inspire students, faculty, and staff to build their cross-cultural skills and become more globally aware.

Western International

Western International operates under the direction of the Vice-Provost (International).

Our mission is to direct and support the University's international strategy, while acting as a resource to faculties and departments across the Western community.

We are dedicated to:

Visit the new International website for Western!

Contact Us

For more information on international week contact: 519-661-2111 ext. 86486 or email

Meet the team planning International Week
If you have any questions, concerns, or suggestions, let us know.