Western will celebrate World Kindness Day on Wednesday, November 13 with cider and hot chocolate booths on campus from 10 a.m.-12:45 p.m. and an Info Fair from 1-2 p.m. in the Viking Union Multipurpose Room.
The Western Washington University Department of Design presents Michael Ellsworth, Peter Stocker, and Sheryl Cababa for a series of lectures in November. Ellsworth is a Principal/Co-founder of Civilization; Stocker is a Principal of the firm MG2; Cababa is Executive Creative Director at Artefact. All lectures are at 6 p.m. in Miller Hall 138. The talks are free and open to the public.
"Science Past -- The Good and the Bad" is the seventh annual Mix IT Up all-STEM event at WWU themed around inclusion in science, technology, engineering, arts, and math, and aiming to challenge the stereotypical view of what "makes" a person in those fields. YOU are what the future of STEM looks like!
Join dynamic authors Alex Wagner (author of this year's Western Reads book Futureface) and José Olivarez (prize-winning performance poet and author of Citizen Illegal) on Monday, Nov. 18 from 4:00 - 5:30 p.m. in the VU Multipurpose Room for performance poetry, reading, and dialogue at the intersections of their work on the In Between and issues of belonging and becoming.
Free copies of both authors' books and free food will be available at the event.
The Central Health and Safety Committee would like to remind the campus community of the various resources available as individuals adjust to the light change with the end of daylight savings time. This time of year brings with it an increase of darkness around the time of rush hour. Below are tips and resources for pedestrians, cyclists, and motorists to help everyone remain safe while traveling to and from campus:
Please join us for Learning about Place Through Food on Tuesday, Dec. 10 from 5:30-7:30 pm at the Deming Public Library.
The 2019 General Election is Tuesday, Nov. 5, with important races including area mayors, city and county councils, Whatcom County chief executive and sheriff, school board directors, port commissioners and many more candidates and measures.
Mail-in ballots must be postmarked by Election Day and no stamps are needed. Ballots may also be submitted in drop boxes, which close at 8 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 5.
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.)
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.
Attn: All Benefit Eligible Employees