14-15: Diversity

Experienced fly fisher Molly Semenik will speak about women in fly fishing on Wednesday, July 8 at 3 p.m. at Western Libraries Special Collections area, Wilson Library 6th floor, on the Western Washiongton University campus.

The event is free and open to the public.

Semenik began…

 

Berenice Rodriguez always dreamed of being a teacher.

When her family came to the United States on a tourist visa from her native Mexico when she was eight years old so they could work in the berry fields of Skagit County, the dream never wavered. Long hours in the fields…

[ Editor's note: The display dates for this exhibit have been extended to Aug. 14, as noted in the story below. ]

Western Libraries at Western Washington University is displaying the work of women photojournalists through Aug. 14.

The Women Photojournalists of Washington…

The culmination of the 2014-15 Innovative Teaching Showcase will take place from 12:30 to 2:30 p.m. Friday, June 5, in the Learning Commons (Wilson Library 270).

The event will feature displays, videos and instructional strategy ideas relevant to this year's theme "Infusing…

Western Washington University Youth Programs invited families to Western's Bellingham campus May 30 for a variety of science, technology, engineering and math activities at the inaugural Girls in Engineering, Math and Science Fair in the Academic West building.

The event, which was…

Western Washington University Youth Programs invite families to join in on a variety of science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) activities at their inaugural Girls in Engineering, Math and Science (GEMS) Fair from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday, May 30, in the Academic West building on…

University Residences at Western Washington University is holding a presentation titled "Degrees of Closeness: Impacting Students of Color in Higher Education" by Connie Tingson-Gatuz May 29 on campus.

Tingson-Gatuz is vice president for student affairs and mission integration…

The Center for Instructional Innovation and Assessment is looking for faculty insight on what they're doing to promote multicultural inclusion in their courses.

This year’s Innovative Teaching Showcase will include a "Profiles" page, allowing the web publication to…

Last month, the U.S. Supreme Court heard oral arguments in four cases challenging state laws prohibiting issuance of marriage licenses to same sex couples and refusing to recognize marriages of same sex couples that were entered into in other states. Panelists at an upcoming "Marriage…

The Associated Students Disability Outreach Center held a series of events on Western Washington University's Bellingham campus this week as part of the eighth annual Disability Awareness Week.

Among those events was a concert by Out of the Ashes on Wednesday, May 13, in Fraser Hall.…

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