Scholars Week Organizing Committee

The Scholars Week Organizing Committee is charged with facilitating the organization of Western's annual Scholars Week activities. Currently, the committee helps organize the following activities: Scholars Week Banquet, Scholars Week Keynote Speaker, Undergraduate Scholars Poster Session and Reception, and Undergraduate Scholars Poster Competition. The committee welcomes new ideas and new members. If you are interested in joining the committee or contributing an idea for a Scholars Week activity, please contact the committee at

Committee Members

  • Elizabeth "Betsy" Raymond, Chemistry, Scholars Week Organizing Committee Chair
  • Julia Ide, Scholars Week Student Event Planner
  • Scott Linneman, Honors Program and Geology
  • Maria McLeod, Journalism
  • Jenny Oleen, Library
  • Lynn Pillitteri, Biology
  • Lisa Turner, Art & Art History
  • Steven Emory, Chemistry, Co-Organizer of Undgraduate Scholars Poster Session
  • Rebecca McLean, Provost Office
  • John Thompson, Communications & Marketing

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Page Updated 05.04.2018