News Releases

Wednesday, April 11, 2018 - 10:21am

Western Washington University Associated Students Club PALS: Poets and Lyricists Society are hosting Neil Hilborn at Western Washington University on Thursday, April 12 at 7:00 p.m. in Miller Hall 138.

This event is free and open to the public.

Wednesday, April 11, 2018 - 9:52am

Decorated pianist Kenny Broberg will perform selections from composers Johann Sebastian Bach and Samuel Barber at the WWU PAC on Tuesday, April 17 at 7:30 p.m.

The program will include Bach’s Toccata in C Minor; Barber’s Sonata for Piano, op. 26; Prélude; Fugue et Variation, op. 18 by César Franck (transcribed for piano by Harold Bauer); and Sonata in E Minor, op. 25, no. 2, “Night Wind” by Nikolay Medtner.

Wednesday, April 11, 2018 - 9:41am

Western Washington University has been selected as a “Military Friendly School” for 2018-19.

Wednesday, April 11, 2018 - 9:35am

Tea poster, courtesy Michael SlouberThe Western Washington University Department of Liberal Studies will host speaker Philip Lutgendorf, professor of Hindi and Modern Indian Studies at the University of Iowa, at 4 p.m. on Thursday, April 19 in Communications Facility 115.  

Tuesday, April 10, 2018 - 1:18pm

Members of the Western community who have responded to the destruction and vandalism of books in Western’s Jewish Studies Collection have replaced the books and grown the collection, illustrating the community’s resolve against acts of antisemitism and other forms of hate, bigotry and violence, said speakers at a Western Libraries event Tuesday morning.

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.