14-15: Environmental Sustainability

You probably know that Western Washington University's nationally acclaimed Huxley College of the Environment is one of the oldest environmental colleges in the nation and a recognized leader in producing the next generation of environmental professionals and stewards.

But how much do you…

Periodically, Western Today is reaching out to Western Washington University faculty and staff to get their expertise on topics of interest to the community. Tentatively, we're calling this Western Today Q&A, but if you have a better idea, please let us know in the comments or send us a note…

Western alumna Katherine Frankhauser will be on Western Washington University's Bellingham campus from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Thursday, May 21, to demonstrate electric bicycles.

The bikes, from Frankhauser's company Spark Mobility, will be in the Rec Center Plaza.

Spark…

Bike to Work and School Day is Friday, May 15.

Those who cycle or walk to work or school may stop by the many community celebration stations on the way to receive free goodies and positive encouragement. Two stations will be set up at Western Washington University from 6:45 a.m. to 10:30…

The Green Energy Fee Grant Program will present its annual project showcase from 4 to 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, May 13, in the Miller Hall Collaborative Space.

Ten student teams have been working hard to formulate new and innovative sustainability projects for campus. At the event, they'll…

Angela Sun, director and executive producer of the documentary film Plastic Paradise: The Great Pacific Garbage Patch, will be on campus Tuesday, May 12, to show the film and hold a discussion and Q&A session.

The event, sponsored by the Green Energy Fee Grant Program, is free…

Transportation Week runs May 4 to 8 on Western Washington University's Bellingham campus.

Events will take place each day, including an info booth in Red Square, a free bike tour of Bellingham, a bike tune-up event and a film on sustainable development.

For more information,…

Transportation Week runs May 4 to 8 on Western Washington University's Bellingham campus.

Events will take place each day, including an info booth in Red Square, a free bike tour of Bellingham, a bike tune-up event and a film on sustainable development.

For more information,…

U.S. Sen. Maria Cantwell visited the Western Washington University campus Friday, May 1, to visit the Institute for Energy Studies, Science, Mathematics and Technology Education programs and to meet with the student Smart Solar Window team for a demonstration of their window project. While at…

Students, Staff, Faculty, transportation professionals and community members are invited to join the WWU Sustainable Transportation Office and Western Sustainability for a presentation and discussion with Marc Schlossberg, associate director of the National Institute for Transportation &…

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