Eileen Coughlin

The office of the Vice President for Enrollment and Student Services has hired Lynne Walker to serve as administrative assistant to Eileen Coughlin, the senior vice president and vice president for enrollment and student services. Lynne began her duties at Western Washington University on Monday…

Elizabeth Mason, the longtime administrative assistant to Senior Vice President Eileen Coughlin, is retiring from Western Washington University.

An open house will be held in Mason's honor from 2 to 4 p.m. Friday, Feb. 28, in Old Main Room 445 on the Western campus.

Mason has…

Western Washington University has been awarded a three-year, $294,948 grant for the prevention of campus suicides from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration.

“Western has created a culture of care, hope and commitment to wellness and emotional well-being.…

Western Washington University will host the annual Welcoming Convocation and fireworks show Tuesday, Sept. 24, at 7:30 p.m. on Western's Old Main lawn.

Welcoming Convocation, one of Western's most meaningful traditions, will be held at 7 p.m. on Sept. 24 in the Performing Arts…

Director of Athletics for 26 years, women’s basketball coach for 19 seasons

After more than four decades as a ground-breaking director of athletics and women’s basketball coach at Western Washington University, Lynda Goodrich announced her retirement Mon., May 6.

Western Washington University students receiving federal financial aid will be able to continue getting the same amount of funding through the 2013-14 school year, even if their aid is affected by automatic federal spending cuts that could kick in Friday, March 1.

The university has…

The automatic federal budget cuts set to take effect on Friday will not be allowed to block any student from attending Western Washington University in Bellingham, WWU President Bruce Shepard announced Tuesday.

Western will “draw upon institutional reserves to provide funding if “any…

Leonard Jones has been hired as director of University Residences in the Division of Enrollment and Student Services at Western Washington University.

Jones will begin work at Western on March 25, 2013. He succeeds Willy Hart, who has retired as Western’s director of University…

Western Washington University will have to pay out more than $300,000 to a former employee, after a jury found that his firing breached policies laid out in the school's exempt staff handbook.

Greg Peterson brought the lawsuit against the university in 2007 in Whatcom County Superior…

Western Washington University welcomed students to the 2012-13 school year during welcoming convocation Tuesday, Sept. 25, 2012.

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