16-17: Advancement and Alumni Development

Former Western Washington University student-athlete Hoyt Gier has been named the 2016 recipient of the Lynda Goodrich Legacy Award. The announcement was made Thursday at the 27th Annual Key Bank Viking Night Dinner and Auction held at the Viking Union on the WWU campus.…

Whatcom Educational Credit Union (WECU) and the Western Washington University Department of Athletics today announced a sponsorship agreement creating “WECU Court at Carver Gymnasium” and establishing a $50,000 annual donation to fund scholarships for WWU student-athletes.

Four former Western Washington University student-athletes, men's basketball player Grant Dykstra, men's golfer Tim Feenstra, women's rower Karla Landisand women's volleyball player Nicola Parker, were inducted into the school's Athletics Hall of Fame on…

Boeing has given 50 computer servers to Western Washington University for use in its new CyberRange Poulsbo, a virtual environment where students in Western’s Computer Information System Security (CISS) program will practice cyberwarfare training and cyber technology development.

The Cloud Security Alliance, a global cybersecurity organization based in Bellingham that focuses on ensuring a secure cloud-computing environment, has provided a gift to the Western Washington University Foundation that will award an annual $2,500 scholarship for students studying cybersecurity…

About 2,045 students graduated from Western Washington University in three ceremonies June 10 when Commencement returned to Carver Academic Facility, which is nearing the end of a 2-year renovation.

The ceremony marked the first time Carver Academic Facility was open since renovation…

About 2,045 students will graduate from Western Washington University in three ceremonies June 10 when Commencement returns to Carver Academic Facility, which is nearing the end of a 2-year renovation.

About 1,890 undergraduate and 153 master’s students are expected to graduate…

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