16-17: Student Excellence

Among the highlights this year for Western's student Sport Clubs: 

Hosted Rugby Regionals for both men’s and women’s.  Hosted 6 other teams from the region as well as staff from USA Rugby.  Raised approximately $2,000 for both the men’s and women…

The latest NCAA report on graduation rates shows Western Washington University student-athletes graduating at unprecedented levels.  

Data recently released by the NCAA shows that based on both the federally mandated graduation rate and the NCAA Academic Success Rate, WWU…

Western Washington University Director of Athletics Steve Card announced the Athletic Award Winners for the 2016-17 season Tuesday evening at the annual Dub-Dub-Blue Awards Ceremony held on the WWU campus.

Seven student-athletes were presented with awards recognizing their…

Western Washington University has placed second overall in the 2016-17 Great Northwest Athletic Conference All-Sports Championship standings, announced Monday by the conference office.

In addition to finishing second overall, the WWU men and WWU women each placed second in respective…

BELLINGHAM -- Dozens of Western Washington University students have received Outstanding Graduates for the 2016-17 academic year.

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 Career Services Center of Western Washington University surveyed the graduates of the 2015-2016 academic year, and the results show continued improvement in the job market for recent graduates.

While the percentage of bachelor’s degree recipients reporting employment was…

A new ranking that sizes up how well the nation’s colleges do at providing value for the money gives several Washington colleges and universities top marks.

The ranking, by Money magazine, rates the University of Washington Seattle as 13th among 711 public and private colleges and…

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

Western students, children, parents and…

Editor’s note: The following article was written as an assignment in Regina Barber DeGraaff and Melissa Rice’s PHYS 497: Science Communication course by senior Physics major Holly Christenson.

 

Western Washington University student Martin Fernandez, a graduating…

Western Washington University President Sabah Randhawa will honor seven graduates as Presidential Scholars during Commencement on Saturday, June 10.

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

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