Board of Trustees

Rep. Jason Overstreet of the 42nd District in Lynden is dead wrong in calling for the resignation of Bruce Shepard, president of Western Washington University. What Dr. Shepard said - what he really said - is exactly what all of us on the campus leadership team have been saying for many years.…

Western’s Board of Trustees discussed the university’s graduate programs during a presentation on Thursday, April 3.

Kathy Kitto, dean of the Graduate School and vice provost for Research and Sponsored Programs, and Kristi Lemm, associate professor of Psychology and Graduate…

The Western Washington University Board of Trustees will meet Thursday, April 3, and Friday, April 4, in Old Main Room 340 on the Western campus.

The meetings, which begin at 3 p.m. on Thursday and at 8 a.m. on Friday, will be audiocast live online.

The board's…

Western Washington University, the Washington Federation of State Employees and the Public School Employees of Western Washington University have agreed to two new measures: raising the university’s minimum level of compensation and a one-time lump sum payment.

“Compensation…

Western Washington University faculty and administrators are encouraged to recommend that students apply for the position of student trustee.

Each year, one WWU student is selected to serve a one-year term on the Western Board of Trustees, which is the governing board of the university.…

[ Editor’s Note: After each Board of Trustees meeting, Western Today provides a recap of decisions and discussion. ]

Western’s Board of Trustees on Thursday, Feb. 6, and Friday, Feb. 7, met at the Bell Harbor Conference Center in Seattle, with Thursday’s meeting devoted…

[ Editor’s Note: An earlier version of this story incorrectly listed Professor Emeritus Bob Monohan's area of expertise. It is geography. ]

Recordings:

Dec. 12 Dec. 13 (part one) Dec. 13 (part two)

Trustees Discuss Liberal Arts in…

The Western Washington University Board of Trustees will meet Thursday, Dec. 12, and Friday, Dec. 13, in Old Main Room 340 on the Western campus.

The meetings, which begin at 3 p.m. on Thursday and at 8 a.m. on Friday, will be audiocast live online.

The board's…

Panelists will discuss some of the state's most pressing issues -- including the business climate, economic recovery and job creation -- during the 2013 Munro Seminar for Civic Education, which takes place Nov. 5, 6 and 7 in Viking Union on the Western Washington University campus.

[ Editor’s Note: After each Board of Trustees meeting, Western Today provides a recap of decisions and discussion. ]

Trustees discuss higher education and Legislature with Rep. Reuven Carlyle

Western’s Board of Trustees on Oct. 11 discussed with state Rep. Reuven…

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