Wear your purple and join President Amit Chakma and fellow staff, faculty and students at our annual Founder's
Day Community Coffee Break.
Take a break in your busy day and enjoy complimentary hot and cold
beverages along with our celebratory purple and white donuts. Enjoy live music by Rick
McGhie and have your picture taken at our photo booth.
There is no fee to attend.
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About Western Founder’s Day
Founder’s Day is celebrated each year by the Western community on March 7 - the anniversary of the University’s founding in 1878.
It is a time for alumni, students, faculty and staff - wherever they are around the world - to reconnect and share in a celebration of everything #purpleandproud.
Giving To Western
Through Western’s ambitious fundraising campaign, Be Extraordinary, we are raising the bar to enrich The Western Experience.
We are preparing students to become the next generation of global leaders. We are also inspiring innovative learning and igniting world-class discovery to tackle some of the world’s most pressing challenges.
We invite alumni and friends to participate in our campaign, and help double the number of alumni who contribute to making Western extraordinary.
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