Steven Vanderstaay

 

Western Washington University finished tied with Stanford University for third nationally as producers of prestigious National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Ernest F. Hollings Undergraduate Scholars for 2018.

Western produced…

Western Washington University now ranks ninth among the nation’s 590 public and private master’s-granting institutions for the number of its graduates who go on to earn doctorates, according to new federal data.

The data is compiled into the Survey of Earned Doctorates (SED…

Nearly five months after passing the biennial operating and capital budgets, the Legislature convened in Olympia last week for Committee Days, and Western was invited to participate in multiple events.

Although the Legislature formally begins the legislative session on the second Monday…

Timothy Costello, director of Western Washington University's Center for Service-Learning, met with Philip Okundi, chairman of Ombago Girls Academy, and six other Kenyans on July 26 in Old Main. Okundi and his countrymen were thanking Western for the benefits the university has brought to…

Western’s draft “Year-Three” accreditation self-study is now available for campus review.

As part of its accreditation responsibilities, the university must demonstrate that it meets rigorous regional and federal standards. Evidence of compliance with accreditation…

This quarter Canvas becomes the default classroom work system for the entire university, meaning no classwork will be routed through Blackboard.
The Western Washington University Faculty Senate voted last February to implement Canvas as the new Learning Management System, getting rid of…

Western Washington University and the Center for Service-Learning are offering another service-learning study abroad course during the 2013 nine week summer session. The class, “Building Bridges with Rwanda: Collaborative International Service-Learning,” includes pre- and post-trip…

Johann Neem, Faculty Senate vice president and parliamentarian, called senators to order at 4:06 p.m. Monday, Nov. 5. Senators accepted the Senate minutes of Oct. 29, 2012, and standing committee minutes.

Vice President Neem announced:

Faculty Senate President Karen Stout is not…

Ten Western Washington University students are in Gashora, Rwanda, this summer on a study abroad program.

The trip is led by Steven Vanderstaay, Western's vice provost for undergraduate education, and Kristi Tyran, an associate professor of management. Tim Costello, director of…

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,…

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