As a part of Sweater Days, the Office of Sustainability is hosting a Sustain Your Community Supply Drive. This event is a great way to support the Northwest Youth Services’ new day center for youth experiencing homelessness, The Ground Floor.
WWU Professor of English Christopher Wise gave a talk on Jan. 9 entitled "The Jihad of Iyad Ag Ghali" at the University of British Columbia in Vancouver, Canada, as part of Green College's "Critical Nationalism, Counterpublics" Series.
Western's Mountain Environments Research Institute (MERI) Speaker Series will host Chris Stevens of the University of Nevada at Reno for "Development and application of a dual spectrometer albedometer in the Peruvian Andes" at 4:30 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 1 in Academic West Building, Room 204.
The talk is free and open to the public.
The Western Washington University Masters of Business Administration Program is hosting its Winter Information Session on Wednesday, Feb. 6, at 5:30 p.m. in Parks Hall 441.
This quarterly event is an opportunity to hear from an alumni panel, talk to faculty, and discuss with admissions advisors the details of the MBA Programs available at WWU.
Western offers three cohort based MBA programs; a 14-month Daytime Program, a 2-year Evening Program for working professionals in the Bellingham area, and a 2-year Weekend option offered in Everett.
Looking for clubs, events, news, and other campus resources? The Western Involvement Network is your new go-to place to get involved on campus!
Have you ever had a frustrating time navigating a website? Maybe the site didn’t make sense and you couldn’t find what you needed? Western Libraries is trying to avoid those problems by improving our website users’ experiences through usability and design testing. And you can help us!
It is only the third week of the legislative session in Olympia, and Western students have already been very engaged in the process. Last week on MLK Day, nearly 100 Western students traveled to Olympia to advocate for the Associated Students of Western Washington University’s (ASWWU) 2019 legislative priorities, which include support for increased need-based financial aid, support for undocumented students, environmental protections, support for survivors of sexual assault, and expansion of sex education and ethnic studies curricula in K-12 education. AS Lobby Day and the AS le
At about 3:40 p.m. Friday, Jan. 25, a 23-year-old man was found non-responsive in the hot tub, which is next to the pool at Western’s Wade King Student Recreation Center. WWU lifeguards attempted to revive him using CPR, as did first responders, which included the Bellingham Fire Department and University Police. The man died on the scene. He was a community member allowed to use the rec center, and not a Western student or employee. The cause of death has not yet been determined.
Christianne Wilhelmson, executive director of the Georgia Strait Alliance, and Mindy Roberts, program director for the Washington Environmental Council, will present "Solutions for the International Waters of the Salish Sea" as part of the WWU Huxley College of the Environment Speaker Series at 4:30 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 31 in Academic Center West room 204 on the Western Washington University campus.
Western Washington University this week will hold open houses to receive comment on the future of WWU Housing and Dining. The University has contracted with consulting firm Ayers Saint Gross (ASG) to gather information on housing and dining options to assist in university development and planning.
The open houses will be held: