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The Washington State House of Representative passed a resolutionthat recognizes Western Washington University for being No. 1 on the Peace Corps 2013 Top Colleges rankings among medium schools, with 73 Western undergraduate alumni currently serving.

This is the first time…

 

Every clear Wednesday while class is in session, faculty and students from Western's Physics and Astronomy Department take its 12" Meade telescope outside to the front of the building and invite passers by to take a look through the eyepiece.

Last week, they had Jupiter…

Picture this: A university professor teaches a group of 40 students, who are English-language learners, at a local elementary school. Around the children, 20 teachers observe; among them is an expert teacher for the school district who will help them better understand the teaching strategies…

 

The Associated Students is coordinating the 2013 Elect Her-Campus Women Win event.   If you know any students that might be interested in this event, please provide them this information so that they can register.  Here are the details:

Date: …

 

Western Washington University and the Center for Service-Learning are offering another service-learning study abroad course during the 2013 nine week summer session. The class, “Building Bridges with Rwanda: Collaborative International Service-Learning,” includes pre-…

This year's Children's Literature Conference at Western Washington University features several acclaimed writers and illustrators discussing their work - including the recent winner of the nation's top prize in the genre.

Western Washington University’s College of Business and Economics will host Buzz Abercrombie at 3 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 1, in Academic Instructional Center West 204.

Abercrombie visits as part of the business college’s Strategic Management Executive Strategy Speaker Series. The program,…

A local inventor has released a product that many drivers might find useful on a dark, cold and frosty morning.

Jeff Latham of Sumas recently made the Icy Light, an ice scraper with a detachable flashlight, allowing users to see in the dark when they’re clearing ice and snow from vehicle…

 

 

In the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy, the Combined Fund Drive launched a special relief fund to gather support from across the state.   The results of that campaign are in and demonstrate clearly the caring spirit of the Western community and our willingness…

Lifelong "space geek" Brad Snowder was born the year the Soviet satellite Sputnik launched the Space Race, but he was too young to celebrate the ensuing first U.S. satellite success.

Fifty-five years later, the Bellingham resident finds himself with an unexpected opportunity to…

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