Welcome to Western

Social Science

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Programs Offered

American Studies / Anthropology / Commercial Aviation Management / Criminology / DAN Management and Organizational Studies / Economics / First Nations Studies / Geography / History / International Relations / Linguistics / Political Science / Psychology / Sociology / Urban Development /  Women’s Studies and Feminist Research

March Break Open House Events

Department & Program Information Displays
9 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Main Lobby, Social Science Centre

Faculty Overview Presentation
9:30 – 10 a.m.
Room 2050, Social Science Centre
Presented by Professor Joan Finegan, Associate Dean.

Program Overview: Sociology & Criminology
10:15 - 11 a.m.
Room 2050, Social Science Centre
Presented by Professor Anton Allahar and Professor Kim Luton.

Program Overview: DAN Management & Organizational Studies
11:15 – 11:45 a.m.
Room 2050, Social Science Centre
Presented by Chair, Mitch Rothstein.

Program Overview: Anthropology - Experiential Learning in Anthropology
11:30 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Room 2036, Social Science Centre
Presented by Professor Andrew Walsh

Ask a Counsellor, Ask a Student Panel
12 - 12:30 p.m.
Room 2032, Social Science Centre
Chaired by Academic Counsellor Kelly Callahan, this interactive student panel will provide you with an opportunity to connect with current Social Science students and an Academic Counsellor.

Mini-Lecture: Economics
12 - 12:30 p.m.
Room 2028, Social Science Centre
Professor Jeannie Shearer will present “Economics: A Home Run

Mini-Lecture: Political Science
12:45 – 1:15 p.m.
Room 2050, Social Science Centre
Professor Nig Narain will present “How is that Political (Science)? - The Politics of Everyday life

Program Overview: Psychology
1:30 - 2 p.m.
Room 2050, Social Science Centre
Presented by Professor Mike Atkinson