Campus News

Friday, April 20, 2018 - 1:13pm

The Summer Construction Projects Town Hall Meeting will be held Thursday, May 10, from noon – 1:00 p.m.  in Haggard Hall 345.

This summer promises to be another very busy construction season; we want to give you early notice on what impacts to expect. Project scope, scheduling, construction impacts and safety concerns will be discussed. The Multicultural Center continues to be the project with the highest visibility but other projects with occur as well. The presentation will be posted on the FDCB website for those who are unable to attend.

Friday, April 20, 2018 - 9:46am

The annual Diversity Poster Contest held by Western’s Residence Life Office is open for submissions by campus residents until April 24.

Friday, April 20, 2018 - 9:25am

Washington Governor Jay Inslee toured Western's Shannon Point Marine Center in Anacortes on Wednesday, accompanied by WWU President Sabah Randhawa, SPMC Director Brian Bingham, Huxley Dean Steve Hollenhorst, and faculty members David Shull (Environmental Science), Jackie Caplan-Auerbach (Geology), Brooke Love (Environmental Science), Shawn Arellano (SPMC marine scientist), Ginny Broadhurst (director of the Salish Sea Institute), and Sylvia Yang, director of WWU's SEA Discovery Center in Poulsbo.

Friday, April 20, 2018 - 8:44am

Construction Alert:

Scaffolding deliveries for the PW722 Buchanan Towers Renovation Project will block South College Drive again on Tuesday, April 24 from 7 a.m .to 1 p.m. Like the closure on Monday, April 16, both the south and northbound lanes will be closed from the Bill McDonald Parkway intersection north to the entry to Harrington Fields. Access to all parking lots and fields/tennis courts will remain open. Flaggers will direct traffic; safety and directional signs will be in place.

Thursday, April 19, 2018 - 1:11pm

A man described by police as a transient was reported on the 4th floor of Nash residence hall today at about 7:48 a.m.

University Police responded and determined the man is not a Western student, faculty or staff member.  The man is described as a 26-year-old white male approximately 5’ 9” tall, weighing 150 pounds, with shaggy brown hair and hazel eyes. University Police escorted the man off campus and issued him a trespass notice, which trespasses him from campus.

Wednesday, April 18, 2018 - 2:36pm

Western Washington University officials have decided to reimburse the cost of $68 citations recently issued as part of an effort to deter jaywalking on campus.

On April 12, University Police issued 23 citations for jaywalking at the intersection of Bill McDonald Parkway and West College Way near the Wade King Student Recreation Center. 

Wednesday, April 18, 2018 - 1:06pm

Scholars Week 2018 – May 14-18

This Friday, April 20, is the final day to register student presentations for Scholars Week 2018.   Departments or mentors should register students participating in department and program sponsored events, while students should register their own posters for the Undergraduate Scholars Poster Sessions. Faculty mentors, please pass the registration information along to your students.

Wednesday, April 18, 2018 - 1:03pm

 The Everett Community College Foundation’s breakfast on Tuesday raised a record-setting $120,000 to support student scholarships and college programs.

More than 450 people attended the breakfast, which featured keynote speaker Western Washington University President Sabah Randhawa. EvCC student Kassi Blanchard and alumnae Andie Allred and Jasmine Chigbrow also spoke about how support for EvCC affected their futures.

Wednesday, April 18, 2018 - 12:55pm

This spring, Western students, faculty, and staff have the opportunity to participate in a quarter-long trial of the abstract and citation database, Scopus.