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Students, faculty and staff have once again urged the Western Washington University Foundation to divest from fossil fuel companies.

More than 350 Western employees signed a letter in support of a student-led divestment campaign that is now in its third year.

Do you work with an outstanding colleague at Western Washington University? The Western Way program provides the opportunity for faculty and staff to recognize the great efforts of others on campus.

Any time throughout the year, folks in the WWU community can visit the Western Way…

A flu shot clinic will be held on Western Washington University's Bellingham campus this fall for university employees and their families.

An annual flu vaccination is recommended by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention for anyone age six months or older.

For those…

Allen Frost, who was born in La Jolla, Calif., and says he moved to Seattle when he was “short,” reads from his new book, “Roosevelt,” at 4 p.m. Saturday, June 6, at Village Books. He will be joined by Fred Sodt, who illustrated the book, which is set in Bellingham in July 1942.

Western Washington University's Rebecca Marrall was recently selected as one of the American Library Association's 2015 Emerging Leaders. According to the American Libraries magazine, the Emerging Leaders program recognizes the “library world’s rising stars” by annually…

Do you work with an outstanding colleague at Western Washington University? The Western Way program provides the opportunity for faculty and staff to recognize the great efforts of others on campus.

Any time throughout the year, folks in the WWU community can visit the Western Way…

[ Editor's note: An earlier version of this story showed an incorrect retirement date for Anna Carey. She is retiring Sept. 1. Also, she is involved in the Western Reads program, not Western LEADS. We apologize for these mistakes. ]

Anna Carey has helped provide a variety of programs…

Western Washington University's Pee Wee Halsell has been named 2015 Great Northwest Athletic Conference Men’s Outdoor Track and Field Coach of the Year in an announcement made by the conference office on Friday, May 29.

Halsell directed the underdog Vikings to a 176-174 upset victory…

Russ Karns of Bellingham was confident his experimental steam-powered paddle-wheeler would work just fine, but that’s what shakedown cruises are for.

His test came Thursday morning, May 28, at Bloedel-Donovan Park, where he launched “Arthur M,” his hand-built…

One day after the Western Associated Students Board voted in favor of the Students for Renewable Energy’s [SRE] fossil fuel divestment resolution, a group of 20 faculty, staff and students attempted to deliver a letter to Bruce Shepard asking the university and the Western Foundation to divest…

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