Campus News

Wednesday, January 16, 2019 - 2:49pm

In this video by the Whatcom Land Trust, WWU Professor of Geology Robert Mitchell discusses his research around climate change modeling in the Nooksack River basin.

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Wednesday, January 16, 2019 - 10:00am

Western Community,

Registration is still open for Western's Employee Language Program workshops!

Wednesday, January 16, 2019 - 9:48am

WWU's College of Business and Economics will host the Disney Institute for a presentation on Employee Engagement, from 9-10:30 a.m. on Thursday Jan. 24 in Viking Union 565.

This event is free and open to the campus community, but registration is required.

Monday, January 14, 2019 - 11:11am

Two candidates for the Director of the Counseling Center search are coming to Western for finalist interviews beginning Monday, January 14. Members of the campus community are invited and encouraged to attend open forums and open meetings for students with the candidates, which will take place as follows:

Monday, January 14 in Miller Hall 158:  Shannon Jackson, Psy.D., Associate Director for Counseling, Central Connecticut State University

Monday, January 14, 2019 - 10:03am

Prevention and Wellness Services is sponsoring Bloodworks Northwest for a three-day blood drive on campus this Wednesday through Friday, 11 am to 5pm in VU 565. Please consider donating if you are able.

Monday, January 14, 2019 - 9:04am

Experimental psychology master's student, Kristin Haraldsson is recruiting participants for her upcoming thesis project. Please see below for more information. 

Friday, January 11, 2019 - 1:54pm

Western Washington University will honor the legacy of the Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr. with a free community breakfast on Monday, Jan. 21.

The free breakfast, open to Western students, faculty and staff and members of the public, will be served from 8 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. in the Viking Commons dining hall on Western’s campus.

The event, held on the national holiday honoring the Rev. King, will include as speakers Western President Sabah Randhawa, Bellingham Mayor Kelli Linville and student speakers Shaneen Walter-Edwards and Abdul-Malik Ford.

Friday, January 11, 2019 - 10:46am

In 2017, the rental vacancy rate for Bellingham was 2.59%, well below the state and national averages. Within a one-mile radius of Western Washington University (WWU) and during the academic year, the vacancy rate dips even further.

Friday, January 11, 2019 - 10:45am

Prevention and Wellness Services’ ADCAS program recently launched Dry(ish) January, a 31-day alcohol-free(ish) campaign with daily tips and inspirations on