Campus News

Monday, November 4, 2019 - 8:58am

Your insight is welcomed and needed!! Join the Western A.S. Bookstore focus group on  Nov. 19, 2019, from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m.  We are looking for ideas and feedback in supplies, art, gifts, books (trade books), and apparel. (We will host a course materials/course supplies focus group in the spring.)

Thursday, October 31, 2019 - 9:29am

Western's Community Connect program will host "Building Community Through Food Access and Education in Bellingham" from noon to 1 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 5, at the WWU Outback Farm.

Thursday, October 31, 2019 - 9:20am

Attn:  All Benefit Eligible Employees

Wednesday, October 30, 2019 - 12:35pm

Western Washington University has just launched “Go Northwest of Ordinary,” a targeted recruitment campaign focused on attracting new out-of-state students to come to Western next fall.

Locations in which Western has historically done well in recruiting, including Northern California, Colorado, Oregon, Idaho, Texas and the Chicago metro area will be the initial focus areas of the campaign which will run through May.

Wednesday, October 30, 2019 - 12:29pm

Western Washington University will partner with Amazon’s Catalyst program to launch a new initiative built to harness the creative problem-solving abilities of the campus to solve pressing societal problems.

Western Washington University’s Catalyst will focus on the theme of food security on campus. Participation is open to all faculty, staff and students at WWU.

Wednesday, October 30, 2019 - 12:04pm

Author and TEDx speaker Jullien Gordon teaches college students worldwide the skillsets necessary to be successful while in college and to navigate the uncertain world they will enter upon graduation. On Tuesday, Nov. 5, Gordon will facilitate two sessions with students and one with faculty and staff; all are free and do not require registration.

Wednesday, October 30, 2019 - 11:24am

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:

  • Sarina Kiesser
  • Sarah Neugebauer
  • Meghan Williams


Wednesday, October 30, 2019 - 10:16am

map of the Salish Sea, from the Narrows to the south tip of Hood CanalCartographer and geographer Stefan Freelan will discuss the process for the ‘Salish Sea’ to be recognized as an official name, and the role that the map “The Salish Sea and Surrounding Basin,” played in that process at 4 p.m.

Tuesday, October 29, 2019 - 9:32am

SAVE THE DATE!  Friday, Nov. 8 has become a day across the nation in higher education to celebrate first-generation college students. Join your colleagues and our students for a celebration to be held at 1:30 the Miller Hall Collaborative Space with an ice cream social that will continue until 3 p.m.

Tuesday, October 29, 2019 - 9:17am

Western Washington University’s Counseling, Health and Wellness Services wants to inform the campus community about the ongoing outbreak of vaping- related lung illness and fatalities across the nation. This outbreak is linked to the use of e-cigarettes and vaping products, including THC.