Dan Purdy

In this special "Office Hours" episode of Western Window, Dan Purdy, director of Western's Front Door to Discovery program, discusses compassion and suffering in the workplace with Joanne DeMark, a leadership development specialist at WWU, and Jason Kanov, a Western professor of management who…

Have a project that brings you stress? Reduce complexity, manage work flow and eliminate ineffectual activities with Real Simple Project Management.

This summer, community members and Western Washington university students, faculty and staff may delve into learning about lean project…

Western Washington University’s College of Business and Economics will offer an entrepreneurship methods evening course this summer.

Lean Startup & Entrepreneurship Methods is a cutting-edge course which allows participants to gain real, hands-on experience in creating a startup…

A group of college and high school students are honoring former Squalicum High student Hannah Dashiell by making sure a service-learning project she started before she died will come to fruition.

Dashiell was a senior at Squalicum before she was killed in a car accident on Jan. 5.

The College of Business and Economics at Western Washington University is hosting an information session on a new course covering innovative system design; the session will start at 5:30 p.m. on Thursday, March 20, in Room 302 of WWU’s Academic Instructional Center West.
The class, titled…

The winners of Startup Weekend Bellingham, two entrepreneurial teams led by Western Washington University students, will be competing in the Northwest Battle – Startup Edition at 6 p.m. on Thursday, Dec. 12, at the Showbox Sodo in Seattle.

The Northwest Battle is a competition for…

A recent report on entrepreneurship by the Kaufman Foundation said, "Everyone 'knows' that entrepreneurship is important, one way or another: for creating new jobs, for innovation, for challenging established incumbents, and so on." The question that we ask is, if "…

Western Washington University’s Small Business Development Center has combined resources with other organizations to sponsor Global Entrepreneurship Week, which ends Nov. 24, to celebrate Whatcom County’s entrepreneurs and showcase local talent and resources.

Entrepreneurs are…

Western Washington University will offer a lecture series and professional development opportunities this fall at the new Western Washington University Center at Olympic College in Poulsbo.
The fall Western Lecture Series will explore topics surrounding environmentalism, drawing on the…

The Western Washington University campus is invited to a discussion of the Canvas pilot, hosted by the Learning Technology Group this Thursday, Jan. 17, from noon to 1 p.m. in Viking Union Room 567.

Canvas is being considered as a replacement to Blackboard. During the fall term, 23…

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