Senior Alumni Program

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Western's award-winning Senior Alumni Program is the largest, longest running University lecture series in Canada.

Weekly lectures feature leading Western researchers and faculty as well as experts from many disciplines from London and the surrounding community.

Lectures are held on Fridays in the Faculty of Education Auditorium at 9:30 a.m.

The registration for the Autumn 2022 in-person lectures (September 30 – December 2) will open on August 20, 2022. The link will also be emailed to past members on this date.

In registering for the in-person sessions, you will be automatically registered for 2 complimentary Virtual Senior Alumni Lectures on September 23 and December 9. The Zoom information will be sent you once you have completed your registration.

The Senior Alumni Program was founded in 1977 by the Late Dr. Ralph S. Devereux, BA'46, MA'48, LLD'85. 2022 marks the 45th year.

New Virtual Offerings for Autumn 2022

Virtual Senior Alumni Lectures

Western Alumni welcomes all alumni to participate in these complimentary virtual lectures featuring topics from Western Leading researchers and faculty.

Registration for the Autumn 2022 Virtual Lectures (September 23 – December 2) will open on August 20, 2022.

View previously recorded lectures and other lifelong learning webinars.

Senior Alumni Program Executives

  • Dave Ferri, BA'76, BEd'78, MEd'86
  • Janet Fleet, BA (Hons.)’75, DipEd’76
  • Debbie Howes, BASc'80 (UofG), BEd'88
  • Dennis Lunau, BA (Hons.)'73, DipEd'74, Cert'74
  • Barry Spratt, BA (Hons.)'81, BEd'82