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Tuesday, March 17, 2020 - 8:32am

Spring Quarter bus passes now on sale here:  https://esign.wwu.edu/forms/HR/_xpress_pass_15.aspx

 

 

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Monday, March 16, 2020 - 3:26pm

Updated 3/25/2020

Western Libraries has been working diligently to respond to the COVID-19 outbreak in accordance with the university and public health mandates, guidelines, and practices. We have prioritized the health and well-being of students, faculty, staff, and community members, while trying to sustain regular operations as much as possible.  

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Monday, March 16, 2020 - 2:09pm

Asbestos abatement will be taking place in Old Main 120 during spring break, 3/23-3/29/20. An outside contractor will be performing the work using all required public and personnel protective measures, including Tyvek suits and respirators for all employees engaged in abatement work. Protective equipment and clothing are designed to keep workers from coming into contact with hazardous materials during the abatement process and are not connected to COVID-19 precautions

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Monday, March 16, 2020 - 1:35pm

Dear Campus Community,

A student who attends Western’s Bellingham campus has tested positive for COVID-19. The Whatcom County Health Department has confirmed that the patient is a female in her 20s who lives off-campus in Bellingham.

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Friday, March 13, 2020 - 1:28pm

Dear Campus Community,

Late yesterday, we learned that a contracted construction worker employed on the site of Western’s new residence hall has tested positive for COVID-19, the disease caused by the novel coronavirus. This is the first confirmed case on Western’s Bellingham campus.

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Friday, March 13, 2020 - 12:28pm

Dear Western Community,

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Friday, March 13, 2020 - 11:25am

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:

  • Michael Bisconer
  • Sarina Kiesser
  • Meghan Williams

 

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Thursday, March 12, 2020 - 4:12pm

Dear Campus Community.

Western is open and we want to ensure you have all the information you need to do your job. This information will also be included on Western’s coronavirus webpage. We strongly encourage you check for new FAQs for employees and supervisors on a daily basis.

24 Hour Human Resources Contact

We are happy to announce that a Human Resources representative will be available by phone 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Please contact us at 360-650-3774 at any time.

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Thursday, March 12, 2020 - 3:29pm

Dear Campus Community,

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Thursday, March 12, 2020 - 12:08pm

Vice Provost for Research / Dean of the Graduate School Campus Interviews

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