Campus News

Tuesday, December 17, 2019 - 11:52am

Board of Trustees Recap for Dec. 12 and 13

Editor’s Note: After each Board of Trustees meeting, Western Today provides a recap of decisions and discussion.


Trustees Approve Resolution Naming Kaiser Borsari Hall

Western’s Board of Trustees on Thursday approved a resolution naming the planned Advanced Technology Engineering and Computer Science building Kaiser Borsari Hall.

Tuesday, December 17, 2019 - 10:58am

The Institute for Energy Studies at Western Washington University was a 2019 Energy Leadership Achievement Award finalist.

Tuesday, December 17, 2019 - 10:46am

Los Angeles-based artist and designer Hillel Smith will give a talk entitled, “A Brief History of Jewish Typography” at Western Washington University at 4 p.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 14, 2020, at Western Libraries in the Reading Room (Wilson 4 Central).

The event is free and open to the public. 

Tuesday, December 17, 2019 - 10:36am

Video archive of the two December 2019 BOT meetings:


WWU BOT 12/12/19

Friday, December 13, 2019 - 2:38pm

Western Libraries will be open during the intersession Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., closed weekends and holidays (December 25, 2019 and January 1, 2020). 

Please note that the Wilson north entrance to the library will be closed beginning December 16, 2019, but the library will be accessible via the Haggard Hall entrance.

Friday, December 13, 2019 - 10:55am

Friday Dec. 20th, Litter Clean-up of WWU alleys

Time: 1pm-3pm

Where: Meet at Laurel Park basketball court. 900 Billy Frank JR. Look for my white Police marked Ford F150 truck.

Park: Free street parking or there are a some spots on the north side of the park.

Bus: There is a bus stop right at the park at 900 Billy Frank Jr.

Thursday, December 12, 2019 - 2:13pm

HealthEquity (HEQ) is the vendor who manages the health savings accounts for members enrolled in the UMP CDHP plan. The HealthEquity customer service number dedicated to UMP CDHP members has changed to 844-351-6853. HEQ is re-issuing new bank cards with the updated number on the back. These cards will be sent to all members currently enrolled in the UMP CDHP plan.

Wednesday, December 11, 2019 - 3:51pm

Western Libraries Heritage Resources has published the Fall 2019 edition of their newsletter, “Heritage Highlights.” This edition touches on efforts to enhance online access to collections through the 

Wednesday, December 11, 2019 - 9:16am

The AUAP Student Poster Presentations is the culmination of four months of work by students studying abroad here at Western in the Asia University America Program.

Tuesday, December 10, 2019 - 1:38pm

David Brunnemer will retire as registrar at Western Washington University on Jan. 9.