In 2013, Western alumna Alice Munro received the Nobel Prize in Literature. This momentous achievement recognized her exemplary talent – a talent that was fostered at Western, first when she was a student and, later, as writer-in-residence.
Western is proud to have seen the beginnings of Alice Munro’s publishing life and is honouring that connection through the creation of the Alice Munro Chair in Creativity.
This Chair will be a leading writer and an exceptional teacher. He or she will be dedicated to inspiring, mentoring and helping students develop their creative and critical imaginations.
Your contribution, along with those from many others, will impact each and every student in the Faculty of Arts and Humanities.
In fact, with 1,557 students enrolled in the faculty, our immediate goal is to raise a minimum of $25 for every student and reach our target of $38,925 by April 30, 2014. You can help us realize this goal by making your gift today.
In recognition of the importance of creative expression for current and future students, Western has committed to match all donations to this Chair, dollar for dollar.
A stellar creative writer, exceptional teacher and passionate scholar, the Chair will:
Logging into the Giving to Western web site at www.giving.westernu.ca allows you to:
What about my privacy?
Need help with your User Name or Password?
Please use the Trouble Signing In? link to recover your User Name and/or Password.
HINT: User Names are often the email address at which you receive emails from Western.
If further help is required, please send an email to email@example.com. We are usually able to respond the same day during the week. Inquiries received during a weekend or on a holiday are addressed the first day back at work.