13-14: Student Life

Five local photographers, including Western Washington University student Tomas Calderon, will be honored for submitting winning images to the 2014 Essence of Bellingham Photo Competition.

Their photos were among more than 200 images submitted by area residents for the ninth annual…

The Asia University America Program at Western Washington University will hold a talent showcase from 7 to 9 p.m. Friday, June 6, in the Viking Union Multipurpose Room on campus. Enjoy an evening of diverse performances such as choreographed dancing, musical numbers, live bands, speeches and…

The Dead Parrots Society, a student improv comedy troupe at Western Washington University, performed its annual Improv Musical in the Old Main Theater this past weekend.

The entire show was improvised by the cast based on a title that they get from the audience at the beginning of the…

Western Washington University seniors once again have an opportunity to pledge their commitment to social and environmentally responsibility by signing the Sustainability Graduation Pledge.

Students picking up their cap and gown June 11 and 12 in the Viking Union Multipurpose Room…

The annual migrant youth leadership conference pairs youth with WWU student leaders for a day of touring the campus, workshops and activities. The idea of the conference is to give migrant youth a chance to explore Western and discover what higher education looks, feels, tastes, sounds and even…

The Green Energy Fee Grant Program at Western Washington University held its second annual expo May 14 in the Miller Hall Collaborative Space on campus. The event highlighted 10 teams that have been working hard to formulate new and innovative sustainability projects for campus.

The…

A group of students from Western Washington University and Squalicum High School have taken the reins of a service-learning project started by former Squalicum student Hannah Dashiell, who was tragically killed in a car accident on Jan. 5.

The philanthropy, the Whatcom County version of…

Every five months, students from Asia University in Tokyo put on a special Japan Night event for Western Washington University students.

Sophomores at Asia University in Japan spend five months studying at Western through the Asia University America Program. While at Western, the students…

Jeopardy Magazine is turning 50.

To celebrate, the staff of the student-produced literary and fine arts magazine at Western Washington University are holding a special release party at 7 p.m. Wednesday, May 28, in the Whatcom Museum Lightcatcher building, located at 250 Flora St. in…

Kevin Lowdon, a music photographer and BFA student at Western Washington University, is putting on an exhibition called “SoundCheck: 2 Years of Live Music” at Make.Shift Art Space in downtown Bellingham from May 27 to 31.

The exhibit features 24 images selected from work…

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