11-12: Student Life

 

The Humans vs. Zombies spring game begins tomorrow, Wednesday, April 17 and runs through the following Wednesday, April 24.

The club will have an info/outreach table in Red Square during each game day for both players and the public to report any issues that arise.  …

 

For more than 40 years the Outback Farm has been a student-run hub of hands-on agricultural education at WWU. 

This year the Outback established a new community partnership with the Bellingham Food Bank.  With seeds and crop guidance from the food bank,…

 

The A.S. Resource & Outreach Programs coordinated 124 events attended by 12,799 people in 2011-12. These events covered a diversity of topics and were designed to educate, inspire, promote discussion and build community on campus. 

Here’s a small sampling:…

 

More than 23,000 people attended A.S. Productions events in 2011-12.

The 154 events included large concerts, film screenings, interactive entertainment events, speaker presentations, Viking Union Gallery art exhibitions and Underground Coffeehouse music and trivia events.…

 

The AS Personnel Office coordinated its second Day of Service in November. 

More than 90 Associated Students employees volunteered at 10 community organizations, including the Bellingham Food Bank, Franklin Park, Mt. Baker Theatre, Bellingham Arts Academy for Youth,…

A detailed, conscientious Computer Science major who helps maintain students' Internet access is this year's Washington State Student Employee of the Year.

Junior Masen Furer, who was also named Western's Student Employee of the Year, is a server administrator for Residential…

The Tutoring Center and other student academic assistance services saw a dramatic increase in visits during their first year in the Library as part of the Learning Commons.

At the Tutoring Center, which provides academic support to Western’s undergraduates, student visits were up by…

Western's student chapter of the Northwest Human Resource Management Association recently received a Superior Merit Award from the national organization, the Society for Human Resource Management. This is the 40th straight year CBE’s chapter has received this honor; it is the only…

Western’s women’s rugby team, the Western Flames, came within sight of a national championship last year, losing to Radcliffe College in the Division II semifinals. And though about half of last year’s starting players have graduated, this year’s team hasn’t ruled…

More students are turning to the Academic Advising Center for help, according to year-end statistics provided by Academic and Career Development Services.

The Academic Advising Center received 4,111 visits from 2,776 students in 2011-12, an annual increase of 19 percent and 17 percent,…

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