14-15: Student Excellence

The latest NCAA report on graduation rates shows Western Washington University student-athletes maintaining their consistent standards and once again graduating at rates well above the national average for NCAA Division II.

Data released by the NCAA shows that based on both the federally…

 Forty-three Western Washington University student-athletes were named recipients of 2013-14 Division II Athletics Directors Association Academic Achievement Awards presented by WeatherPORT announced Friday.

Track sprinter Alex Donigian and distance runner Katelyn Steen have been named the Western Washington University 2014-15 Men's and Women's Athletes of the Year, respectively. The announcement was made Tuesday, June 2, at the sixth annual Dub-Dub-Blue awards ceremony held on the WWU…

Western Washington University honored its Outstanding Graduates for the 2014-15 academic year at spring Commencement Saturday, June 13.

 Faculty members from dozens of academic departments and programs select one graduate to honor as the Outstanding Graduate of the year. Selection is a…

The Graduate School honored 26 graduating students recently as Outstanding Graduate Students in their respective programs.

Faculty selected the students based on their contributions to the community, service to Western and to their program, strength of their research, leadership…

BELLINGHAM – Western Washington University honored its Outstanding Graduates for the 2014-15 academic year at spring Commencement Saturday, June 13.

 Faculty members from dozens of academic departments and programs select…

Six students from Western Washington University’s Industrial Design program received recognition and $6,000 in scholarships for their children’s furniture designs as a part of the annual Mount Baker Products Furniture Design Competition.

Western students, children, parents and…

BELLINGHAM – Western Washington University President Bruce Shepard honored seven graduates as Presidential Scholars during Commencement on Saturday, June 135.

Presidential Scholar awards honor top students in six colleges for their exceptional scholarship and service to the…

Winners of the Western Libraries Undergraduate Research Award were honored at a small reception held in Western Libraries Special Collections on Friday, June 5, 2015, during which Dean of Libraries Mark Greenberg publicly recognized each student for their work and presented the awardees with…

Western Washington University Youth Programs students from its Anacortes Ocean STEM After School Program were honored with the prestigious Angus MacGyver Award at the 2015 Marine Advanced Technology Education (MATE) Remote Operated Vehicles competition in May.

The student team, Salish Sea…

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