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Founder's Day Celebration in Whistler
Thursday, March 5, 2015
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

FireRock Lounge, Westin Resort & Spa, 4090 Whistler Way, Whistler, BC

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Western alumni and their guests are invited to join us for an alumni reception while enjoying the stone fireplace and casual setting of the FireRock Lounge. 

Don't miss this opportunity to celebrate your shared connection to Western with fellow alumni on the occasion of Western's Founder's Day!

Guests will enjoy complimentary appetizers and soft drinks. A cash bar will be available.

There is no fee to attend, but please register by Sunday, March 1, 2015


Founder’s Day is celebrated annually by the Western community on March 7. It is a time for Western to remember the contributions of its founders and celebrate our students, staff, faculty and alumni and their accomplishments. One of Canada’s oldest universities, Western was founded on March 7, 1878 when the charter was proclaimed. To commemorate this day, members of the Alumni Association have developed a grassroots initiative to promote Founder’s Day.

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Can't be there in person? Help us celebrate from wherever you are by putting on your Western gear for the day! Snap a selfie or join our Twitter trivia contest for a chance to win a purple swag pack! Follow and watch @westernu for questions, tag with #since1878 and make sure to register:

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Please contact  Western Alumni if you require information in an alternate format, or if any other arrangements can make this event accessible to you.

We are sorry, the deadline for registering for this event online has passed. Please email or call 1-800-258-6896 and press 2 if you are still interested in attending. Please leave your name, email, phone number, the name of your guest and specify which event you will be attending.














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