News Releases

Wednesday, November 8, 2017 - 11:10am

The Western Washington University Masters of Business Administration Program will host its Fall Information Session Thursday, Nov. 9 at 6 p.m. in Parks Hall 441. This quarterly event is an opportunity to hear from an alumni panel, talk to faculty, and discuss with admissions advisors the details of the MBA programs available at WWU.

Wednesday, November 8, 2017 - 11:02am

Western Washington University Associate Professor of Environmental Studies Grace Wang will outline the factors that Bureau of Land Management (BLM) managers utilize in their decision-making in a talk Nov. 9 for the Huxley College Speaker Series.

Monday, November 6, 2017 - 9:42am

This year’s Masters of Asian Cinema series begins with Kawase Naomi’s 2015 Sweet Bean, which will screen at 6:30pm on Tuesday, November 7th at the Pickford Film Center (1318 Bay Street.) The film will be introduced by Assistant Professor of Japanese Studies at Western Washington University Colleen Laird, whose research focuses on Japanese women directors. Laird’s description of this film is below:

Monday, November 6, 2017 - 9:09am

Sherri Daymon has re-joined the staff of Certified Business Advisors at Western Washington University’s Small Business Development Center.

Tuesday, October 31, 2017 - 10:04am

In partnership with Humanities Washington, Western Washington University on the Peninsulas will host Phyllis Bernard and Dann May at 6 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 15 at Olympic College-Poulsbo as the present “Darwin's Lost Theory of Love: A Healing Vision for the New Century.”

This Western Lecture Series event is free and open to the public. Registration is not required.

Tuesday, October 31, 2017 - 9:10am

Western Washington University’s Industrial Design junior studio will showcase a sustainable entrepreneurship exhibition from 6-10 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 3 at Ideal in Bellingham.

The exhibition, titled “ReMade: Nature” challenges students to design with sustainability in mind, encouraging the reuse, recycling, or repurposing of material. This year, students are presenting 12 modern design solutions that primarily utilize natural materials. The event is free and open to the public.

Monday, October 30, 2017 - 9:42am

Sarah E. Myhre , a scientist, activist and public communicator from the University of Washington, will highlight the stories and voices of women part of the grass-roots organization 500 Women Scientists, as part of the WWU Huxley College of the Environment Speaker Series at 4 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 2 in Academic West 204 on the Western Washington University campus.

The presentation is free and open to the public.

Friday, October 27, 2017 - 8:51am

Western Washington University Students/Faculty/Staff and Community Members are invited to a Veterans Day ceremony on Thursday, Nov. 9, from noon to 1 p.m. in the Viking Union Multipurpose Room.
A reception will immediately follow the ceremony; both events are free and open to the public.

Thursday, October 26, 2017 - 4:30pm

In partnership with Humanities Washington, Western Washington University on the Peninsulas will host Cornell Clayton at 6 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 9 at Poulsbo City Hall Council Chambers for “Crazy Politics: Populism, Conspiracy Theories, and Paranoia in America.”

This event, which is free and open to the public and part of the Western Lecture Series, will attempt to debunk today’s conspiratorial claims and presents rationale that both populism and paranoid thinking have always played important roles in American politics.

Wednesday, October 25, 2017 - 1:15pm

The monthly queer film series organized by Western's Greg Youmans and Chris Vargas is starting up again for the 2017-18 academic year, with two films left for the fall: 


Funeral Parade of Roses (dir. Toshio Matsumoto, 1964)

Tuesday, Nov.  28, Pickford Film Center, 6:30 p.m. (ticketed)