News Releases

Tuesday, April 10, 2018 - 10:20am

Western Washington University’s Small Business Development Center (SBDC) has launched a rural outreach program and hired a new business advisor to bring additional business advising and development services to rural Whatcom County.

Monday, April 9, 2018 - 2:10pm

The Department of Design will host architect Brad Cornwell April 10 at 6 p.m. in Fraser Hall Lecture Room 1. The lecture is free and open to the public.

Monday, April 9, 2018 - 1:42pm

Western Washington University’s Institute for Energy Studies will host a “Carbon Hackathon” from 10 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, April 24 in the Wilson Library Reading Room on Western’s Bellingham campus.

A hackathon is an event where a group of people engage in intense brainstorming sessions to develop creative solutions to challenging problems.  The challenge of reducing carbon emissions is the focus of this hackathon. 

Monday, April 9, 2018 - 1:37pm

Please join WWU staff, faculty and students for Better Speech and Hearing Month Celebration, hosted by Western Washington University's National Student Speech Language Hearing Association chapter.

Please join us as we celebrate this month by bringing awareness to the speech and hearing related disorders in our community.

$7 Admission at the door - cash, card or Venmo accepted. All ages welcome.

Monday, April 9, 2018 - 12:22pm

mariachi conference posterWestern’s first Mariachi Conference will feature student mariachi musicians from throughout the state in a free concert in the Performing Arts Center Saturday, April 14 at 7 p.m.

Friday, April 6, 2018 - 11:19am

POULSBO – Western Washington University on the Peninsulas is partnering with Washington State University Extension’s Kitsap County Noxious Weed Control Program and the City of Poulsbo’s Tree Board to offer a workshop on controlling invasive species from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, April 14 at Olympic College Poulsbo. 

The one-day workshop provides initial training and certification for pesticide applicators, dealers, consultants and structural pest inspectors. The workshop will:

Thursday, April 5, 2018 - 2:04pm

EVERETT - Western Washington University’s Everett-based Weekend MBA Program will host three information sessions this spring for prospective students.

The information sessions are scheduled for: 

Wednesday, April 4, 2018 - 4:15pm

Western Libraries Heritage Resources at Western Washington University hosts a new exhibition entitled “The Global Book,” which invites viewers to consider books as one point of departure for exploring our shared global heritage.

The exhibit is free and open to the public, and will be available for viewing  through the end of August, Monday through Friday from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. (closed weekends and holidays) in Special Collections (Wilson Library 6th floor).

Wednesday, April 4, 2018 - 3:45pm

Kellen Lynch, project manager for the WWU student-led Project ZeNETH (Zero Net Energy Tiny Houses) will provide an update on the Institute for Energy Studies project as part of the Huxley College Speakers Series Thursday, April 5, at 4:15 p.m. in Academic West 204.

The talk, co-sponsored by the Institute for Energy Studies, is free and open to the public. 

Friday, March 30, 2018 - 9:30am

Job seekers looking for ways to connect directly with employers are invited to attend Western Washington University’s Spring Career Fair, which will take place from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Thursday, April 19 in the Wade King Student Recreation Center MAC Gym.

Admission to the fair is free to job seekers and open to the public.