Campus News

Monday, June 29, 2020 - 1:32pm

Attention Western Faculty & Staff, 

Registration is now OPEN for Summer Wellness Classes! Classes will be offered again LIVE online through Microsoft Teams starting Monday, July 6th through Friday, September 11th.

Monday, June 29, 2020 - 12:33pm

Kristine (Kris) Rex will retire from Western Washington University after 39 years at Western Libraries on June 30, 2020. Kris has been a longtime member of the Cataloging and Metadata Services department of Western Libraries, and she began working as a temporary worker in Cataloging before becoming a fulltime cataloger. She has cataloged every format of material, including music, curriculum, documents, children’s books, serials, rare books, maps, and electronic resources.

Friday, June 26, 2020 - 2:14pm

Dear Colleagues, 

Friday, June 26, 2020 - 11:34am

Dear Faculty and Staff,

Friday, June 26, 2020 - 11:25am

The Ray Wolpow Institute is delighted to be a community partner for a virtual “Lunch-and-Learn” program organized by the Holocaust Center for Humanity in Seattle next week.

"Olympic Pride, American Prejudice": Tuesday, June 30, 2020, from noon to 1 p.m. PST

Friday, June 26, 2020 - 11:02am

Kim Marsicek will retire from Western Washington University on June 30, 2020 after working at Western Libraries for over 35 years. Kim started her career at Western Libraries on January 2, 1985 in Circulation Services. As the years passed, Kim’s leadership role in the library grew as she accepted more responsibility, and she eventually became the Circulation Services Manager.

Wednesday, June 24, 2020 - 11:16am

We know the COVID-19 pandemic may have changed your health care needs. In light of that, the PEBB Program is offering an opportunity to make some changes to your PEBB benefits.

From July 1 through 31, 2020 only: PEBB eligible employees are able to make certain changes to their health insurance. Changes are effective August 1, 2020. Normally, you must have a life event, like a birth or marriage, to make these changes midyear.

Who is eligible for this limited open enrollment?

Tuesday, June 23, 2020 - 10:28am

Connie Mallison will retire from Western Washington University at the end of June after fifteen years working at Western Libraries. Connie began at Western on November 1, 2004 in an Administrative Assistant position reporting to then University Librarian Bela Foltin. During her first several years, the university librarian served as the university records officer, which meant Connie was also responsible for managing public records requests. She worked closely with the assistant attorney general and departments all over campus, and she earned the respect and admiration of her colleagues.

Monday, June 22, 2020 - 1:48pm

David Patrick has been named as the permanent/ongoing dean of the Graduate School and vice provost for Research at Western Washington University, WWU Provost Brent Carbajal announced today.

Patrick has served as interim dean during the 2019-2020 academic year.

Friday, June 19, 2020 - 11:07am

Dear Western Faculty & Staff,