Eileen Coughlin

New Western Washington University interim men's basketball coach Tony Dominguez admits he loves a challenge.

And he's got a pretty big one in front of him.

Not only is he replacing legendary coach Brad Jackson, who left the program to take an assistant coaching position…

Western Washington University sent an email message to the Western community Monday updating them on the recent death of student Charlie Hartman. The full text of the letter, from Eileen Coughlin, Western's vice president of Enrollment and Student Services, is below:

The parents of a Western Washington University freshman who jumped to his death on campus this spring have set up an endowment for counseling at the school.

Jerry Crossan and Susan Flores donated $25,000 to start the Timothy Crossan Memorial Fund to enhance counseling services for…

The recent suicide of Western Washington University student Timothy Crossan has been devastating to the community at Western and in Bellingham and Crossan’s parents have decided to work with the university to prevent similar tragedies.

Jerry Crossan and Susan Flores have given $25,000 to…

Karen Stout, Western Washington University Faculty Senate president, called the meeting of the 2011-2012 Faculty Senate to order at 4:02 p.m.

Senators accepted the senate minutes of April 2, 2012, and the standing committee minutes. In response to a question on the Yom Kippur Resolution,…

A Western Washington University student fell to his death around 10 a.m. Monday just outside the Nash Hall dormitory. The school informed students that campus police are investigating the death as a possible suicide. 

The victim, Timothy Crossan, was 19 years old…

Karen Copetas, Western Washington University's admissions director for more than 20 years, has been fired after an internal audit found evidence that she had illegally used scholarship money as compensation for students who worked in her office, including at least four students who did not…

Western Washington University has fired its longtime admissions director for what the university describes as a pattern of lack of professional judgment.

University officials said Karen Copetas retaliated against an employee, awarded scholarship money in exchange…

University Dining Services held a grand opening event in the renovated Atrium in Arntzen Hall Wednesday to celebrate the many new offerings on campus.

Among those in attendance were Chris Gossard, the regional vice president for Aramark; Steve Wadsworth, the resident district manager at…

Aramark is the apparent successful vendor for a new contract for campus dining services at Western Washington University.

The new 10-year contract is scheduled to begin Sept. 1, 2011. Aramark will be providing dining services at Western to include three resident dining…

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