Campus News

Wednesday, October 6, 2021 - 9:12am

WWU Professor of Anthropology Emeritus James Loucky was named the recipient of the Howard and Rosemary Harris Lifetime Peacemaker Award by the Whatcom Peace and Justice Center on Sept. 19 - the International Day of Peace. The award is named after Howard Harris, longtime professor in Western's Department of Anthropology, and his wife Rosemary, who together started the Rufus Jones School, a Quaker K-12 school which was situated in one of the large old houses that until the 1990s were on what are today the parking lots on South Campus.

Wednesday, October 6, 2021 - 7:55am

WWU's Woodring College of Education has issued a call for papers for Vol. 15 of the Journal of Educational Controversy. 

Theme: Teaching for Social Justice in a Highly Politicized Historical Moment

Tuesday, October 5, 2021 - 12:42pm

Western Washington University and WWU Director of Dance Susan Haines are partnering with the Pickform Film Center to present two dance documentaries during the film center's month-long documentary film festival, Doctober.

Tuesday, October 5, 2021 - 10:08am

The Department of Linguistics will host the first event in its speaker series for the 2021-22 academic year at 4 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 14, either in-person in Bond Hall 415 or via Zoom (Zoom meeting ID: 938 3082 3471).

Monday, October 4, 2021 - 11:54am

Western’s Enrollment and Student Services is inviting all students to an Inclusive Welcome Celebration Tuesday, Oct. 5, showcasing resources, opportunities, and people who support BIPOC students at Western.  

Monday, October 4, 2021 - 11:51am

Western Washington University is committed to freedom of expression and encourages treating others with respect, civility, and empathy.  

Red Square is a Limited Public Forum, which means it is characterized as a space that can be used for freedom of expression and general assembly and is subject to time, place, and manner (see below for more) restrictions.   Approved space reservations for campus activities take priority over unscheduled activity in Red Square.  

Monday, October 4, 2021 - 11:32am

The Student Success Initiatives Unit (a unit of Western’s Division of Enrollment and Student Services) is pleased to announce the inaugural First-Generation graphic design contest.

Monday, October 4, 2021 - 11:06am

WWU Associate Professor of  Modern and Classical Languages Hugo Garcia will present three documentaries dealing with Cuba at the Pickford Film Center in Bellingham. These documentaries are presented as part of the Pickford's annual Doctober Festival and will also serve to celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month.

Monday, October 4, 2021 - 10:54am

Hackers are everywhere, and they are out to get your Western account credentials. However, you now have a powerful means to protect your account when you sign up for Western’s multi-factor authentication (MFA). MFA requires a user to provide a second “factor,” in addition to a password, to authenticate.

Monday, October 4, 2021 - 10:52am

Note: This article originally ran in June 2021; however, with many of us still working from home, this information bears repeating this fall.