Campus News

Wednesday, March 3, 2010 - 11:16am

On Feb. 22, 2010, the WWU community received an email invitation to take the LibQUAL+ survey. It contains a URL to your unique LibQUAL+ Lite question set.

Wednesday, March 3, 2010 - 10:25am

When: 11:45-1:45 on Thursday, March 4

Where: WWU's PAC Plaza

Who: Speakers include President of United Faculty of WA, Representative of Public School Employees of WWU, local Chapter 829, and students.

Monday, March 1, 2010 - 10:46am

Assistant Professor of Environmental Studies Bill Dietrich is scheduled to be featured on the KCTS-TV half-hour program "Conversations" at 7p.m. tonight, talking about my books, the media, and teaching.

Friday, February 26, 2010 - 7:00am

Human Resources has amended the list of employees who are eligible to receive shared leave in accordance with RCW 41.04.650 to include only these three names:

Thursday, February 25, 2010 - 4:05pm

Campus-wide open forums are being held in the next week for the three finalists for WWU Vice President for Business & Financial Affairs:

Thursday, February 25, 2010 - 3:56pm

Michael Massanari, director of research at the Critical Junctures Institute, will give a lecture titled "Innovative Technologies to Improve Drug Safety: Distributed, Collaborative Intelligent Agents for Proactive Post-Marketing Drug Safety Surveillance" from 1 to 2 p.m. Thursday, March 4, at the CJI offices at 625 Cornwall Ave. in Bellingham.

Thursday, February 25, 2010 - 3:11pm

On March 1, Western Washington University will play host to three guests from San Francisco: Consul Michael Ahrens and scholarship adviser Leslie Harlson, both from the German Consulate, and Arndt Peltner from Radio Goethe.

With support from the Activities Committee of the Department of Modern and Classical Languages and the German Consulate, the German Section at Western has organized three events, all free and open to the public. Leslie Harlson will first present on scholarship opportunities in Germany from 2 to 3 p.m. in College Hall Room 131.

Thursday, February 25, 2010 - 2:40pm

The community is invited to help honor WWU Men’s Basketball Head Coach Brad Jackson and the tradition he has built in his 25 seasons with the Vikings at a pregame ceremony before Feb. 28's huge matchup with archrival Central Washington University, which will be broadcast regionally on FSN Northwest.

Attendees can enjoy a pre-game celebration in Carver Gym D with heavy appetizers, beer and wine before heading to the biggest game of the year.

Thursday, February 25, 2010 - 2:20pm

The Equal Opportunity Office at Western Washington University is seeking comments until March 30 on its proposed revision to the Discrimination Complaint Procedure (PRO-U2120.01). The proposed revision deletes paragraph 2e. Investigation Assistance so that the EOO can be neutral and objective in its investigations.

To read the existing procedure, click here.

Thursday, February 25, 2010 - 12:16pm

The Office of Admissions at Western Washington University is playing host to an overnight visit on Thursday, March 4, and Friday, March 5, for 23 prospective freshmen admitted with highest honors. Admission to WWU with highest honors is determined based on outstanding academic history and standardized exam scores. The visiting students are an elite group—their average cumulative high school GPA is 3.98.