Academic counselling is available to students in the School of Health Studies (SHS) to provide the necessary resources to navigate the Bachelor of Health Sciences (BHSc) program. The information provided by counsellors in SHS is intended to help students get the most out of their academic experience. Support is available through SHS academic counsellors, who are available by scheduled appointment or during drop-in hours. Health Studies Academic Counsellor is Andrea Legato. Undergraduate Academic Coordinator is Kent Robinson. Visit them in HSB 222!
Learning Skills Services - Room 4139 WSSB
SDC's Learning Skills Counsellors provide information and support to help Western students achieve academic success.
Learning Skills Services is for all students: undergraduate and graduate students, students who experience academic setbacks, as well as students who want to maintain exceptional academic standing. http://www.sdc.uwo.ca/learning/
Western Scholars - WSSB 210
The Western Scholars program is designed for exceptional student leaders interested in pursuing a unique and rewarding academic experience. The program provides opportunities for outstanding students to learn and grow as both students and global citizens in an engaging, enriching, and inspiring environment. Through this program, students are recognized as high achievers and are provided opportunities to participate in diverse activities to enhance their university experience.
Writing Support Centre
The Writing Support Centre: inspiring words
Their goal is to help you develop your skills and realize your potential as a writer. To achieve this goal, they offer free comprehensive writing support to students, faculty, staff, and all other members of Western University community. http://www.sdc.uwo.ca/writing/index.html
Taylor Library Research Portal
The Health Sciences Library is located in the Natural Sciences Centre and houses a variety of research and reference materials related to nursing and the allied health disciplines. This is a great tool to use for looking up past studies, research articles, etc. http://www.lib.uwo.ca/programs/healthstudies/
Western Undergraduate Research Journal: Health and Natural Science
The Western Undergraduate Research Journal: Health and Natural Sciences (WURJHNS) is a student-run open access, peer-reviewed and faculty-reviewed online journal that publishes original research, review articles, and reports from students in the field. http://ir.lib.uwo.ca/wurjhns/
These labs, installed and managed by Information Technology Services, are for general University instructional use. When the labs are not reserved for classes, they may be used by any Western student on a drop-in basis. There are a couple labs in the Health Science Building for students to use for printing purposes as well. They use the same print card as Western Libraries. http://www.uwo.ca/its/genlabs/index.html