15-16: Cultural Events and Lectures

Western Washington University on the Peninsulas will host Jennie Hoffman for a three lecture series this June as part of its Western Lecture Series.

All three lectures will be presented at the SEA Discovery Center located at 18743 Front St. in Poulsbo. The lecture schedule is as follows…

Barry Herem, an artist and author, will give a lecture about the Whale House treasures of the Klukwan Whale House at 4:30 p.m. today (May 31) in Miller Hall Room 138; the lecture is free and open to the public.

The exquisite at.oow, or clan treasures of the Klukwan Whale House, has…

Western Reads has chosen Ta-Nehisi Coates’ “Between the World and Me,” winner of the 2015 National Book Award for Nonfiction, as its 2016-17 Western Reads book.

Western Reads is a campus-wide reading program designed to promote intellectual engagement, community and conversation among…

The recipient of the 2016 James W. Scott Research Fellowship, Kendra Smith-Howard, will explore the history of cleanliness in 20th Century America, including the role and impact of Georgia-Pacific and other regional wood-pulp manufacturers, during the talk “A Messy History of Cleaning…

Western Washington University President Bruce Shepard signed the Real Food Challenge, brought forward by Students for Sustainable Foods at Western, back on April 1.

Today, May 25, the community is invited to celebrate the university's commitment to food from local, community-…

The Social Issues Resource Center, the Women’s Center and the Education Social Justice minor at Western Washington University are putting together a spring diversity teach-in event on Wednesday, May 25.

A symposium titled “Organized Justice: A Conversation on…

Western Libraries has partnered with the Western Gallery to exhibit pieces from the gallery’s substantial 65 piece collection of original chairs, benches,and tables, all by prominent designers from the mid-19th century to 1980s.

The chairs on display at Western Libraries are…

Western Washington University held its 7th Annual Back2Bellingham reunion weekend for alumni, families, students, faculty, staff and the community this past weekend.

This year’s headliner was “Something Wonderful,” featuring Bellingham Circus Guild performers. …

The Western Washington University Department of Design has released the schedule for its annual Design Days, which takes place May 16-19 this year and is free and open to the public.

The opening presentation at 5 p.m. on Monday, May 16 will be a panel discussion by three notable WWU…

The Western Washington University Department of Theatre and Dance will present Shakespeare’s comedy “As You Like It” on the Mainstage of the Performing Arts Center June 1-4; performances are nightly at 7:30 p.m. with a 2 p.m. matinee on Saturday, June 4.

The story…

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