Tim Costello

Tim Costello, Director of the Center for Service-Learning, has been accepted to participate in the Social Justice Training Institute's four day training in San Diego in December. The Institute provides professional and personal development for social justice educators and practitioners…

Western Washington University students, faculty, staff and Whatcom County community members are invited to a campus-wide dialogue about race Thursday, May 11 from 3-5 p.m. in Viking Union 565.

The spring conversation, “Still Talkin’ Race” is a continuation of the Winter…

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…

When 28-year-old Hassan Byumvuhore bowled for the first time this April, he threw a perfect strike – and he didn’t even have his fingers in the holes of the ball.

Byumvuhore, from Rwanda, is now a student in Western’s Intensive English Program, where he is learning a new language – and…

Last month, the U.S. Supreme Court heard oral arguments in four cases challenging state laws prohibiting issuance of marriage licenses to same sex couples and refusing to recognize marriages of same sex couples that were entered into in other states. Panelists at an upcoming "Marriage…

Western Washington University has been selected for the national 2014 President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll with Distinction award, which recognizes higher education institutions across the country that reflect the values of exemplary community service and achieve…

“It’s quiet—too quiet,” I thought as our group of about a dozen Western Washington University…

Learn all about leadership at part one of the Leadership for What? event from 4 to 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, May 13, in the Wilson Library Reading Room.

A number of WWU speakers will discuss various aspects of leadership at the event:

Multicultural:

Kristen French, associate…

Tim Costello, director of the Center for Service-Learning at Western Washington University, will be recognized at the 16th annual Whatcom Family & Community Network Community Building Awards for his “work at the Center for Service Learning that creates a more meaningful connection…

Ten Western Washington University students are in Gashora, Rwanda, for six weeks this summer as part of a faculty-led study abroad program.

The trip is led by Lee Gulyas, English, and Tim Costello, director of the Center for Service-Learning. Students will be sharing their thoughts…

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