Anti-Racism Book Club:

Organized by our Racial Equity and Inclusivity and Gender Concerns Commissioners, the SOGS Anti-racism Book Club is hosted monthly. 

For the month of November 2020, the group will read Half Breed by Maria Campbell.

Group discussion TBA.

Interested in joining? Fill in our intake form here.

Questions? Email and/or




OSC Book Club:

Head over to the SOGS Discord Server (join the server at to take part in the OSC’s new book club! Look for the #LiteraryAdventures channel. Chat with fellow bookworms, make new grad school friends, and take a break from academic work.

For the month of January 2021, the club is reading The Midnight Library by Matt Haig. Learn more about the book HERE.

Get in touch with the Book Club organizer, Naomi-Jean Scherba (, if you have any questions.  

Running Club:

*The club is on hold due to WesternU operating on a modified Stage 3 return to campus.

Are you a runner, or someone who wants to start running, but don’t want to do it alone? Consider joining the SOGS Running Club. Runners of all levels welcome! 

If you’re interested in joining or want more information, please fill out our intake form here:

Get in touch with the Running Club organizer, Jarl Taxeras Flaten (, if you have any questions.