Carolyn Young, Director of Continuing Studies at Western described the extensive continuing studies programs and Western's role
as the bridge between the University and the global community.  There are 284 courses provided by Western and 2,713 students are taking advantage of the programs around the world.  There are certificate programs and general interest programs in diverse topics including - Project Management, Conflict Management, Business, Art Appreciation, language and other personal development topics.  The French program is extensive including residential French language week and two week programs in Quebec.  If there is a professional or personal growth interest you have Western has a program to fit.  The Continuing studies facilities are located downtown in Citi Plaza.