Campus News

Friday, April 27, 2018 - 9:46am

Zero Waste Western, a program of the Office of Sustainability, will host the Post Landfill Action Network’s Points of Intervention Tour on Tuesday, May 8. There will be multiple workshops offered throughout the day, followed by a People of Color Caucus hosted in partnership with the Ethnic Student Center and a main speaker series. Guest speakers include Junior Walk, Amira Odeh-Quinones, Pashon Murray, and more.

The workshop and speaker series will focus on engaging students in being a part of creating change on campus and in our community.

Thursday, April 26, 2018 - 12:59pm

5 Years:

Thursday, April 26, 2018 - 12:54pm

A retirement celebration for Chris McKenzie will be held from 3-4:30 p.m. on Wednesday May 9, in the Old Main solarium.

Thursday, April 26, 2018 - 11:52am

All new Western employees, including temporary employees, are required to complete Haven for Faculty and Staff, an online training about sexual violence prevention and response. This training is also available to all faculty and staff.  Faculty and staff are encouraged to access the training at

Wednesday, April 25, 2018 - 12:57pm

The Student Technology Fee (STF) Committee asks for student, faculty and staff comments on the STF Tech Initiatives proposals for the current academic year. Comments are due May 4.

The 12 proposals are available for review on the STF website. (From the STF home page——click “STF Tech Initiatives” in sidebar, then “III. Submitted Tech Initiatives Proposals (AY 2018).”

For AY 2018, the portion of the Student Tech Fee fund earmarked for Tech Initiatives projects is approximately $130,000.

Wednesday, April 25, 2018 - 12:11pm

The Western Washington University Music Department, UnTwelve and Sound Culture will host the Microtonal Adventures Festival May 18-20. This event will have four concerts, 10 lectures, two workshops and a roundtable discussion exploring music.

This weekend-long event will start at 7:30 p.m. Friday, May, 18 and will continue through Sunday, May, 20.

Wednesday, April 25, 2018 - 11:56am

The 49th annual May Hill Arbuthnot Lecture is to be delivered by author and poet Naomi Shihab Nye, and will take place at 7 p.m. on Saturday, April 28, at the Western Washington University Performing Arts Center. A reception will follow in the Performing Arts Center Foyer.

The lecture is FREE and open to the public, but registration is requested. Click here to register

Tuesday, April 24, 2018 - 1:28pm

Western Washington University’s English Department, Women Gender and Sexuality Studies, the Equity and Inclusion Forum, and the LGBTQ Advocacy Council will host reading by poet Julian Talamantez Brolaski at 6 p.m.on Tuesday, April 24 in Viking Union Room 565.

Tuesday, April 24, 2018 - 1:10pm

Construction Alert:

Tuesday, April 24, 2018 - 12:49pm

Yanjun Cai will discuss Photovoice, Social Media, and Geospatial Analysis at 4 p.m. on Thursday, April 26 in ES 313.

The presentation is free and open to the public and is part of  a series of three talks with candidates for teaching jobs in Huxley about their research.​