Carver Gymnasium

The planned upcoming renovation of the Carver Academic Facility is displacing more than just people. The landscaping around the building will be impacted by the construction, too.

In recognition of that, groundskeepers at Western are moving what they can, including this variegated tulip…

In anticipation of a July 1 construction start date for the Carver Academic Renovation Project, the arduous and complex task of relocating offices and functions out of Carver begins this week. Some moves require remodeling or conversions and create a “domino” effect; others only…

With a number of new building projects in the pipeline, Bellingham was recently placed on a list of U.S. cities where construction activity is expected to grow rapidly over the next 12 to 18 months.
Bellingham is among 20 cities nationwide designated as “hot spots” of future building…

In a year when state legislators suggested they were more interested in adjourning on time than anything else, it's no surprise the three Democrats and three Republicans representing Whatcom County got little done.

If state leaders are to improve the safety of trains transporting oil…

Western Washington University students wrapped up their second and final day in Olympia Monday, Jan. 20, by lobbying state lawmakers on a variety of topics.
Students lobbied first for renovations to Sam Carver Gymnasium.
Alysa Kipersztok, a junior political science student, was…

Seventy-five student representatives from Western Washington University traveled to Olympia, Wash., on Sunday, Jan. 19, to lobby state legislatures on behalf of student affairs for two days.
The students will focus on three main issues when speaking with representatives, said Kaylee…

The 2014 Legislative Supplemental Session started Monday, Jan. 13, in Olympia. As a part of the state budget process that begins in advance of the session, Western submitted both a supplemental operating budget and a supplemental capital project. The Western requests and Gov. Jay Inslee…

A large remodeling project at Western Washington University did not receive funding in this year's state budget.

Western Washington University proposed a major remodel of Carver Gymnasium. Totaling $69.3 million, the proposed renovation would have added more classrooms and lab spaces…

Western Washington University's Carver Gym turned into a Seattle SuperSonics love fest any Pacific Northwest basketball fan of Seattle's 41-year-old NBA franchise would enjoy.

If one central message was conveyed Saturday, April 27, on WWU's campus, it was Bellingham loves…

A Midwest native, Zervas studied under famed architect Frank Lloyd Wright in the mid-'50s before joining a firm in Seattle. At one point, he was the on-site architect for Haggard Hall, a science building at Western Washington University that opened in 1960. A year later, he opened his own…

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