13-14: Leadership

Western Washington University is one of the best colleges in the nation to work for, according to a new survey by The Chronicle of Higher Education.

The results, released in The Chronicle’s seventh annual report on The Academic Workplace, are based on a survey of more than 43,500…

Wendy Bohlke, the longtime assistant attorney general for Western Washington University, has been granted lifetime membership in the National Association of College and University Attorneys.

Bohlke worked for the Washington State Office of Attorney General for 34 years prior to her…

The Equal Opportunity Office at Western Washington University has released a new publication, Equity and Inclusion in Hiring: Best Practices for Faculty and Professional Staff Searches, intended for use by hiring authorities and search committees.

The guide offers suggested best…

Catherine Clark has been hired to serve as dean of the College of Sciences and Technology at Western Washington University, Provost Brent Carbajal announced today.

“Dr. Clark brings a wealth of administrative, scholarly, and academic experience to the College of Sciences and…

Gov. Jay Inslee has appointed business executive Chase Franklin to Western Washington University’s Board of Trustees.

“Chase has deep roots to Western and a strong commitment to making sure Western’s students are getting a world-class education,” said Inslee.…

In October, Western Washington University will officially launch an institutional repository, locally named Western CEDAR, that will collect, organize, manage and disseminate the university’s intellectual output from a single web interface, free to users anywhere in the world. A…

Craig Dunn has agreed to continue serving as interim dean of the College of Business and Economics  at Western Washington University through the 2014-15 academic year, Provost Brent Carbajal announced today.

“I appreciate Craig Dunn’s continued service as interim…

Learn all about leadership at part one of the Leadership for What? event from 4 to 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, May 13, in the Wilson Library Reading Room.

A number of WWU speakers will discuss various aspects of leadership at the event:

Multicultural:

Kristen French, associate…

Brent Carbajal has been named as provost and vice president for Academic Affairs at Western Washington University, President Bruce Shepard announced.

“I am absolutely delighted that our campus will be able to draw upon the talents of such a proven academic leader as Dr. Carbajal,” Shepard…

Western Washington University President Bruce Shepard will speak at the next Strategic Management Executive Speaker Series event on Friday, April 25. Shepard will give a formal presentation on WWU’s strategy followed by Q&A from 2 to 3 p.m. in Fraser Hall Room 3.

The…

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