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Keep updated on all the happenings at Huron. As one of Canada’s oldest Liberal Arts universities, we pride ourselves on sharing the good news of Huron and what makes the university so unique in the post-secondary landscape.

Huron students raise more than $17,000 to support homeless youth

Rachel Macaulay, Communications Specialist
Apr 29 2019
Huron student, Jacob Spiro, turned a good idea into a huge tangible benefit for London’s homeless youth when he approached the university’s president about the potential to turn unused meal plan dollars into a sizeable donation. The Trek for Teens and Huron University collaboration he initia...
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Sri Lanka Terrorist Attack

Jon Munn, Director of Marketing & Communications
Apr 25 2019
Dear Huron Community, This past Easter Sunday, on one of the holiest days for Christians around the globe, the country of Sri Lanka was struck by a wave of terrorist attacks through a series of explosions at three churches and three hotels. Hundreds of people were killed or wounded. As a universi...
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Huron confers the Honourary Degree of Doctor of Divinity upon Dr. Rowan Williams

Jon Munn, Director of Marketing & Communications
Mar 18 2019
LONDON, ON – On March 18, 2019, during a special Theology Convocation, Huron University conferred the Honourary Degree of Doctor of Divinity upon Dr. Rowan Williams who served as the 104 Archbishop of Canterbury from December 2002 to December 2012 and was the officiant for the Royal Wedding of Pri...
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Dr. Geoff Read, Huron class of ’98, appointed Vice-President, Academic and Dean of Faculty of Arts and Social Science of Huron

Jon Munn, Director of Marketing & Communications
Feb 12 2019
LONDON, ON: Huron is excited to announce on February 14, 2019, Dr. Geoff Read, 1998 Huron University graduate, will be appointed to the position of Vice-President, Academic, and Dean, Faculty of Arts and Social Science. Dr. Read’s appointment will run until June 30, 2024 and is subject for renewal...
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Huron celebrates three prominent alumni at 155th Founder’s Day

Jon Munn, Director of Marketing & Communications
Nov 30 2018
Today, Huron will celebrate its 155th Founder’s Day, marking the day Huron was founded in 1863. During today’s celebration, Huron will also recognize three alumni who exemplify what it means to be true Leader with Hearts and members of the Huron community.Melinda Rogers, Honorary Doctor of Divi...
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Huron hosts first-ever Chancellor and world-renowned businessperson, Prem Watsa, speaks at Huron

Rachel Macaulay, Communications Specialist
Oct 19 2018
London, ON - Today, Huron welcomes the university’s very first Chancellor, Prem Watsa, to speak to the university community about “Business as a Calling.” Mr. Watsa, who is affectionately known as the Warren Buffet of Canada, will address students, faculty, staff and the broader community...
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Huron Alumna’s job with Global Affairs Canada in Singapore: Experiencing the USA – North Korea June Summit, and other adventures

Jon Munn, Director, Marketing & Communications
Sep 28 2018
Huron Alumna, Toby Schwartz, is a Foreign Service Officer with Global Affairs Canada. Although not directly involved during the June summit as it centred between the U.S., DPRK and Singaporean officials, Schwartz reported to Ottawa headquarters on the Summit preps. Huron University spoke with To...
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Huron University welcomes its largest-ever first-year class in its 155-year history

Jon Munn, Director, Marketing & Communications
Sep 11 2018
Over the past year, Huron University has seen an unprecedented increase in student enrolment – amidst declining enrolment in Liberal Arts universities across North America. Western’s founding university college attributes this rapid increase in admissions to Huron’s new vision of Developing Le...
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Huron partners with Woodland Cultural Centre documenting history of Residential Schools

Jon Munn, Director, Marketing and Communications
Jul 25 2018
Huron’s History Department is pleased to announce an exciting new partnership bringing together undergraduate students, researchers, and community partners to further the work of truth-telling about the history of Canada’s residential school system. Students enrolled in HIST 3201E: First Peop...
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Huron University announces five full scholarships for Syrian Refugees, reaffirms commitment to WUSC and DACA students

Jon Munn, Director, Marketing & Communications
Mar 19 2018
Huron University makes several announcements surrounding its responsibility to society, both locally and globally LONDON, ON: Today, Huron University was proud to make several announcements during the 20th-anniversary celebration of its partnership with the World University Service of Canada (WUS...
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