Scholars Week

Western Washington University’s Scholars Week, an annual celebration of the research and scholarly work done by the university’s undergraduate and graduate students, is set for the week of May 13-17.

The undergraduate and graduate Scholars Showcase will be held in Carver Gym B from 9 a.m…

The Chemistry Department will host Dr. Bruce Beutler, winner of the 2011 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine, at 4 p.m.on Friday, May 18 in Academic West 204. Beutler will present "Discovering genes essential for immune function" as part of the department's…

As the keynote speaker for Western Washington University’s Scholars Week, Northwestern University’s David Figlio will present “How Early Life Conditions Affect People’s Life Chances” at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, May 15 in the WWU Performing Arts Center.

 The talk, which is free and open to…

Scholars Week 2018 – May 14-18

This Friday, April 20, is the final day to register student presentations for Scholars Week 2018.   Departments or mentors should register students participating in department and program sponsored events, while students should register their…

The Scholars Week Organizing Committee invites nominations for the Scholars Week Keynote Speaker for the week of May 14-18, 2018.  Speakers come from broad academic areas according to a regular schedule; for Scholars Week 2018, the individual will come from the social sciences or business/…

Editor’s note: The following article was written as an assignment in Regina Barber DeGraaff and Melissa Rice’s PHYS 497: Science Communication course by senior Physics major Holly Christenson.

 

Western Washington University student Martin Fernandez, a graduating…

The Scholars Week Organizing Committee is extremely pleased to announce that Tracy Johnson will be the keynote speaker for the 2017 WWU Scholars Week (May 15th-19th). Johnson is the Maria Rowena Ross Chair of Cell Biology and Biochemistry and Professor of Molecular, Cell, and Developmental…

To the Campus Community,

The Scholars Week Organizing Committee invites nominations for the 2017 Keynote Speaker at the annual banquet during the week of May 15th-19th.  Speakers come from broad academic areas according to a regular schedule; for 2017 the individual will come…

[ Editor's note: An earlier version of this article misstated the dates of the poster session. The correct dates are May 19 and 20, as noted below. ]

Scholars Week, Western Washington University's annual celebration of undergraduate research, is fast approaching.

As part of the annual Scholars Week celebration of student academic achievement, Western Washington University students presented research posters Thursday, May 13, in Carver Gym. The presentations continue on Friday, May 14.

Photo by Margaret Degman / WWU Communications and Marketing…

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