Jill MacIntyre Witt

Two returned Peace Corps Volunteers will share their experiences about life and opportunities in the Peace Corps Thursday, Nov. 3. 

Speakers will be Jill MacIntyre Witt, returned volunteer and Western's Peace Corps representative, and Chris Rowell ('12, Spanish) who…

The SORTS team at Western Washington University will be auditing campus waste from 2 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, May 25, in Red Square.

The SORTS project was created to increase the diversion of compostable and recyclable materials on campus through the placement of four, four-part…

The Peace Corps released the 2016 rankings of the top volunteer-producing colleges and universities across the country, and Western Washington University was ranked No. 3 among medium-sized schools, with 41 alumni currently volunteering worldwide.

Western has ranked in the top 10 among…

Western Washington University’s Huxley College of the Environment, along with the WWU Office of Sustainability and many community sponsors, will host the first October Climatefest conference from 10:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Sunday, Oct. 18 at the Performing Arts Center’s Mainstage…

Students, faculty and staff have once again urged the Western Washington University Foundation to divest from fossil fuel companies.

More than 350 Western employees signed a letter in support of a student-led divestment campaign that is now in its third year.

One day after the Western Associated Students Board voted in favor of the Students for Renewable Energy’s [SRE] fossil fuel divestment resolution, a group of 20 faculty, staff and students attempted to deliver a letter to Bruce Shepard asking the university and the Western Foundation to divest…

San Francisco recently divested from fossil fuels, as did Oslo, Norway. These two international cities stand with hundreds of communities, churches, associations, foundations, universities and individuals as testaments to making a bold choice to stop funding the known primary cause of climate…

To celebrate more than 50 years of service abroad, the Peace Corps will host a “Peace Corps Around the World Festival” event at Western Washington University at 4 p.m. Wednesday, March 4, in the Miller Hall Collaborative Space. The event will be followed by a Peace Corps panel discussion at 5:30…

The Associated Students group Students for Renewable Energy Club at Western Washington University is holding two divestment student and alumni teach-ins this week.

The first is from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, April 30, at RE Sources Sustainable Living Center, 2309 Meridian Ave. in…

While working for the Peace Corps at Western Washington University, some of my favorite experiences have been hearing from our alumni during their Peace Corps service and finding out how they are making a difference. Samantha Russell is a recent graduate of Western in the Peace Corps. She's…

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