15-16: Excellence of Faculty and Staff

The 2015-16 recipients of the Dennis R. Murphy Faculty Research Awards for include: 

Cat Armstrong Soule, assistant professor of Finance and Marketing, co-author of "Less is More: Is Green Demarketing Strategy Sustainable?" Earl D. Benson, professor of Finance and…

Retiring Western Washington University sports information director Paul Madison was named the second recipient of the Lynda Goodrich Legacy Award. The announcement was made Thursday, Sept. 10, 2015, at the 26th Annual Key Bank Viking Night Dinner and Auction held at the…

Longtime Western Washington University Sports Information Director Paul Madison will be honored for his service at the College Sports Information Directors of America's annual convention this June in Dallas.

Madison, along with former Great Northwest Athletic Conference and…

Western Washington University Assistant Professor of Art Chris E. Vargas was awarded a $50,000 prize from Creative Capital, a group known for applying principles of venture capital to arts financing. The awards are for artistic projects that aim to reflect broad cultural…

The 2015-16 winners of the Diversity Achievement Award at Western Washington University have been announced. They will receive the award at the Welcoming Convocation services to open the coming school year.

Dr. Trula Nicholas

Trula Nicholas has served for many years as a…

Remember the Why Washington? video that we shared a while back?

To refresh your memory: A few months ago, Western Washington University created a video entry for a contest being held in conjunction with Public Service Recognition Week.

Out of 130 entries (all…

Imagine being able to introduce a trait into a species that would carry that trait permanently, spreading it through the population from that point on – a trait that would, unlike normal natural selection, always be chosen; for example, introducing into a species of mosquito the inability for it…

Under the theme “Inquiry-based Learning,” this year's Innovative Teaching Showcase features instructors who guide and mentor students via well-crafted learning experiences where students work actively to make meaning of course content. The new showcase publication includes written instructor…

Do you work with an outstanding colleague at Western Washington University? The Western Way program provides the opportunity for faculty and staff to recognize the great efforts of others on campus.

Any time throughout the year, folks in the WWU community can visit the…

Western Washington University Assistant Professor of Psychology Jeff Carroll has secured a pair of grants for more than $1.2 million to assist in his continuing research into the causes and potential treatments for Huntington’s disease, a fatal genetic degenerative brain disorder.

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