11-12: Community Outreach

The Downtown Bellingham Partnership is hosting a free Twitter seminar at 9 a.m. on Friday, Feb. 22, at the offices of DIS Corp. at 1315 Cornwall Ave.

The seminar is meant for registered members of the partnership. It will feature Jennifer Keller, an assistant professor of journalism at…

Cyndie Shepard, director of the Compass 2 Campus program at Western Washington University, has been given a Daily Point of Light Award, which honors individuals and groups creating meaningful change in communities across the U.S.

“I am honored to receive this prestigious award, and do so…

Picture this: A university professor teaches a group of 40 students, who are English-language learners, at a local elementary school. Around the children, 20 teachers observe; among them is an expert teacher for the school district who will help them better understand the teaching strategies…

 

Eleonore Stump will present two lectures as part of the Bellingham Lectures in Philosophy and Religion (BLPR) at 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 19…

 

Interested in connecting and getting your message out to the 5000+ families, alumni, students and community members who will be on campus during Back2Bellingham, May 17-19?  Purchase an ad in the schedule of events and promote your program on the Back2Bellingham website and…

For the third year, the Center for Service-Learning at Western Washington University is partnering with the Whatcom Volunteer Center  to connect Western students with volunteer opportunities that benefit the community.

Every Thursday from noon to 4 p.m. in the CSL office (Wilson…

Western Washington University’s College of Business and Economics will host Buzz Abercrombie at 3 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 1, in Academic Instructional Center West 204.

Abercrombie visits as part of the business college’s Strategic Management Executive Strategy Speaker Series. The program,…

A group of educational institutions and nonprofit organizations will host a two-part seminar series covering estate planning.

The free series will be held from 4:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 30, and Wednesday, Feb. 6, at the Squalicum Boathouse, 2600 Harbor Loop
in…

Mark Reis will discuss sustainability at Sea-Tac International Airport during a presentation in Bellingham on Thursday, Jan. 24.

Reis' "Hiding in Plain Sight: Mining Sustainability at Sea-Tac Airport" is part of Western Washington University's Huxley College of the…

A local inventor has released a product that many drivers might find useful on a dark, cold and frosty morning.

Jeff Latham of Sumas recently made the Icy Light, an ice scraper with a detachable flashlight, allowing users to see in the dark when they’re clearing ice and snow from vehicle…

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