12-13: Community Outreach

Western Washington University and Olympic College are partnering to offer baccalaureate degrees with the creation of the Western Washington University Center at Olympic College in Poulsbo.

The collaboration between Olympic College and Western Washington University is expanding as Western…

Students of Fairhaven College's Class Race, Culture and Society In the Latin Caribbean class at Western Washington University have raised more than $3,500 in funds for MUDHA (El Movimiento de Mujeres Dominico-Haitiana), an organization that works directly with Haitian immigrants in the…

Western Washington University took a major step closer to the Bellingham waterfront this week as both the university and the Port of Bellingham approved a memorandum of agreement that spells out how each could dedicate land to their shared waterfront development entity, Western Crossing…

The Adaptive Sports Day is part of a required course in the Recreation Degree Program at Western Washington University. Committed to the principle of social justice, the program prepares students to work in diverse settings and design inclusive recreation environments.

If your next job offer came from a health center in a small village at the end of a long dirt road in Rwanda, would you take it?

To Kayla Britt, it sounded like a dream job. The 2009 Communication major is one of 73 Western Washington University alumni who are Peace Corps Volunteers in 38…

Western Washington University and the City of Bellingham are partnering to sponsor the sixth annual “WWU Moveout Madness” event in several neighborhoods near the university on June 10 through 14.

This program will target neighborhoods with high student populations, including…

WWU faculty and staff get $25 discount

Western Washington University’s Department of Theatre and Dance will present its Summer Youth Theatre Institute from June 24 to July 12 on Western’s campus.

Now in its eighth year, SYTI provides a fun and engaging environment for…

The Washington Art Consortium, a cooperative of seven Washington State Museums, today announced it has donated more than 200 artworks originally from the Safeco Art Collection to the permanent collections of the Museum of Northwest Art (La Conner) and Museum of Glass (Tacoma).

In 2010,…

Western Washington University held its fourth annual Back 2 Bellingham reunion weekend for alumni, families, students, faculty, staff and community, Friday to Sunday, May 17 to 19.

“I’ve always believed it’s not higher education unless it’s for a higher purpose and…

Western Washington University will host its fourth “It’s Your Arboretum” day from noon to 3 p.m. on May 18 at the Outdoor Learning Center, located on the Huntoon Trail in the western part of the Sehome Arboretum adjoining Western’s campus. 

The event is free…

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