15-16: Student Excellence

Seventeen College of Business and Economics students attended the Collegiate DECA International Career Development Conference in Washington, D.C., in April 2016, including five who finished in the top 10 in North America. 

Top-10 International finalists were: 

Center for Service Learning's student employees and first-year students in the center's Service Leaders program received a Students Serving Washington Award for their proposal to reduce recidivism in Washington through mentoring and education. 

The Social Entrepreneur Award…

Six Western Washington University student-athletes were named recipients of Great Northwest Athletic Conference Faculty Athletics Representative's Scholar-Athletes awards for 2015-16 announced by the conference office in Portland, Oregon.

The award, which began in 2012, is presented…

Western Washington University Director of Athletics Steve Card announced the Athletic Award Winners for the 2015-16 season at the annual Dub-Dub-Blue Awards Ceremony held on the WWU campus.

Male Athlete of the Year – Alex Donigian (Track & Field) Female…

Western Washington University completed another excellent athletics season finishing 26th amongst 307 NCAA Division II schools in the final
2015-16 Learfield Sports Directors’ Cup standings. The Vikings finished in the top 50 in the Directors’ Cup Standings for the 13th…

BELLINGHAM – Western Washington University honored its Outstanding Graduates for the 2015-16 academic year at spring Commencement Saturday, June 11.

Faculty members from dozens of academic departments and programs select one graduate to honor as the Outstanding Graduate…

Western Washington University President Bruce Shepard honored seven graduates as Presidential Scholars during Commencement on Saturday, June 11.

Presidential Scholar awards honor top students in six…

Outstanding Graduate Students are selected by their programs for their achievements in several areas, including research, leadership, teaching, academics, service and promise for the future.

Twenty-six…

Here at Western, undergraduate students have unparalleled access to research opportunities supported by faculty mentors. Western Libraries views the research work of undergraduate students as being tremendously valuable, both in terms of the teaching and learning experience the…

Western on the Peninsulas Environmental Policy student Thomas Hunter was recognized as an award recipient at Western Washington University’s annual Scholars Week Poster Competition.

Hunter, a resident of Bremerton and Water Systems manager for the City of Port Orchard, was one of…

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