In the Media

Monday, December 5, 2016 - 9:49am
The Bellingham Herald

The third-seeded Western Washington University volleyball team upset No. 2 seed Cal State San Bernardino in a 25-20, 25-22, 26-24 sweep in Friday’s semifinal of the NCAA Division II West Regional in Anchorage, Alaska.

Monday, December 5, 2016 - 9:47am
The Bellingham Herald

A local economic development agency is sponsoring a digital market training program for business owners, and will celebrate a grand opening.

Western Washington University’s Small Business Development Center is partnering with the city of Blaine and the Blaine Chamber of Commerce to present a digital market training program.

Monday, December 5, 2016 - 9:43am
The Kitsap Sun

As her Western Washington University teammates donned their NCAA championship T-shirts, Becca Cates just grasped one in her left hand, too busy giving hugs to teammates and coaches and wiping away tears to even pause for a moment to slip it over her head.

Monday, December 5, 2016 - 9:41am

A Western Washington University professor is getting millions-of-dollars in grants to fight a disease he knows well.

Jeff Carroll is hoping to find a cure for Huntington’s Disease.

“Everyone with the disease so far has died from it,” says Carroll.

KIRO-TV reports his mother Cindy Carroll died of the disease and now Jeff has it.

Monday, December 5, 2016 - 9:29am
The Bellingham Herald

While the 2016 numbers won’t be available for another 12 months, there is an expectation that income growth will be better than 2015.

“We’ve seen more employment in construction and some areas where wages are relatively high,” said Hart Hodges, a director at Western Washington University’s Center for Economic and Business Research. “However, Seattle has seen the same thing with all the apartment and office construction.”

Friday, December 2, 2016 - 9:42am
The Bellingham Herald

The third-seeded Western Washington volleyball team opened the NCAA Division II West Regional in Anchorage, Alaska, with a 3-0 sweep of sixth-seeded California Baptist on Thursday.

With the 25-23, 25-11, 31-29 victory, the Vikings (22-7) head to Friday’s semifinals against Cal State San Bernardino.


Friday, December 2, 2016 - 9:39am
Broadway World

The country's premier sketch comedy troupe delivers a post-election shot in the arm that'll heal you with big laughs. So whether you voted for the Right, the Left, or the wrong (Independent), you'll love watching The Second City pick up the pieces in a comedy that shows our differences are what makes America truly great. Directed by Mainstage alum, e.t.c. Director and Associate Artistic Director of the Training Center Anthony LeBlanc, The Winner...of Our Discontent is written and performed by veteran cast members Paul Jurewicz, (WWU alumna) Rashawn Nadine Scott and Jamison Webb, with new cast members Shantira Jackson, Kelsey Kinney and Martin Morrow. 

Friday, December 2, 2016 - 9:36am

With a dominating 3-0 victory over Kutztown, the Western Washington University women’s soccer team will play for the NCAA Division II National Championship on Saturday vs. three-time defending champion Grand Valley State.

The Vikings out-shot Kutztown 35-0 and set a Division II championships record with 21 corner kicks in the national semifinal game played Thursday evening at Children’s Mercy Victory Field at Swope Soccer Village.

Thursday, December 1, 2016 - 8:47am

A professor at Western Washington University in Bellingham spends every day working on a cure for Huntington's Disease-- and has secured millions in grants to make that happen.

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Thursday, December 1, 2016 - 8:45am
Ferndale Record

Western Washington University’s Small Business Development Center will host a grand opening celebration for its new downtown office location from 4 to 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 13, at 1616 Cornwall Ave., Suite #119. The event is free and open to the public.