Campus News

Wednesday, April 3, 2019 - 1:51pm

WWU Professor of Environmental Sciences and Director of Western's Institute for Watershed Studies Robin Matthews will present "What is This Slime in My Water?"  at 4:45 p.m. on Thursday, April 4 in Academic West 204 as part of the Huxley College Speaker Series.

The Institute for Watershed Studies (IWS) supports a variety of interdisciplinary projects that provide exciting opportunities for students engaged in watershed research.

Wednesday, April 3, 2019 - 11:07am

Western Washington University Associated Students Club Poets and Lyricists Society (PALS) is hosting prominent poet, performer, and educator Desireé Dallagiacomo, on April 8 at 6 p.m. in Miller Hall Room 138.

This event is free and open to the public.

Wednesday, April 3, 2019 - 10:35am

Shelli Soto has been hired as associate vice president for Enrollment Management (AVPEM) at Western Washington University.

Soto, hired following a national search, will begin at Western in mid-June. The AVPEM supports the mission of the WWU Division of Enrollment and Student Services by providing leadership, expertise, analysis, and coordination in developing and implementing a comprehensive enrollment management plan for the university.

Tuesday, April 2, 2019 - 12:58pm

Western Washington University’s Center for Cross-Cultural Research will host Moin Syed, associate professor of Psychology at the University of Minnesota, for ‘The Open Science Movement is for All of Us’ from 4-5 p.m. on Monday, April 15 in Academic West 204.

This presentation is free and open to the public.

Tuesday, April 2, 2019 - 11:58am

Local history expert Candace Wellman will give a talk at Western Washington University entitled “Inside the Archives: Researching Cross-Cultural Marriages in 19th Century Whatcom County,” at 4 p.m. on Tuesday, April 16 in Western Libraries Special Collections.

The event is free and open to the public.

Tuesday, April 2, 2019 - 10:40am

Considering retirement in the next five years? You are invited!

Come discover new and exciting information about retiring!  Listen to presentations and have a chance to ask questions from the providers listed below. The presentations will give you a chance to learn information about your retirement and have the opportunity to ask individualized questions and voice your concerns about the retirement process.


Tuesday, April 2, 2019 - 10:32am

Call for Artists: Would you like to display your art at Western City Center? (Bellingham City Center).

The WWU Alumni Association is looking for artists to display their work in the 2019/2020 Downtown Bellingham first Friday Art Walks Series,  After the Art Walk, your art would remain at Western City Center for the remainder of the month that is selected.

Deadline for submission: on or before June 28, 2019

If you wish to submit. please include images of your work and the medium you use.

Tuesday, April 2, 2019 - 9:35am

Harriet Ritvo, the Arthur J. Connor Professor of History at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, will present "A Whiff of Danger:  Hybridity, Breed, and Wildness," from 4:30-6 p.m.on Thursday, April 4, in SL 140. 

Harriet Ritvo in her officeThis event is free and open to the public.

Tuesday, April 2, 2019 - 9:15am

Job seekers looking for ways to connect directly with employers are invited to attend Western Washington University’s Spring Career Fair, which will take place from 11 a..m. to 3 p.m. on Thursday, April 18 in the Wade King Student Recreation Center MAC Gym.

Admission to the fair is free to job seekers and open to the public. 

Wednesday, March 27, 2019 - 1:42pm

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:

  • Kathryn Boyd
  • Pam Melton
  • Tina Nelson
  • Shona Savage