Human Resources at Western Washington University has updated the list of employees who are in need of and eligible to receive shared leave in accordance with the Requesting and Donating Shared Leave policy (POL-U5410.06).
The following employees are eligible to receive shared leave donations:
- Teena Burdette
- Tony Heezen
Editor’s Note: After each Board of Trustees meeting, Western Today provides a recap of decisions and discussion.
Western’s Board of Trustees on Thursday, Feb. 11, discussed a range of issues, including the effect of the COVID-19 pandemic, economic dislocation, equity gaps among students, and the need for greater collaboration, with other college leaders.
Western’s faculty and students are engaged in exciting research across a variety of fields. Periodically, Western Today will share short summaries of the latest developments in grants and research at Western Washington University.
In an effort to answer as many of your pertinent questions as we can about the COVID vaccines, Western's Dr. David Hansen, Western's Associate Medical Director, will address common questions or misconceptions here each day. Have a question for Dr. Hansen? Email it to firstname.lastname@example.org, and don't forget to review Western's existing vaccine FAQ on its coronavirus website, here.
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Students and graduates looking jobs and internships are invited to participate in Western Washington University’s Virtual Education & Health Career Fair, which will take place from 1-4 p.m., Thursday, Feb.
WWU BOT 2/11/21
Over the last several months, the Libraries has been engaging with university stakeholders to prepare for a projected subscriptions budget shortfall in FY2022. We are working actively through governance channels to explore sustained mitigation strategies. However, without predictable and sustained financial solutions to cover next year’s deficits and beyond, we will need to plan for subscription reductions of approximately $60,000. To that end, the Libraries is asking for university-wide feedback on two lists of potential cancellations.