Wade King Student Recreation Center

With Western preparing to welcome students back in fall, many campus programs are exploring what their in-person activities will look like, and Western’s intramurals office is no different. For Lucy Caples, the university’s brand new intramural and youth sports-camp coordinator, the transition…

Pools are for more than just lap swimmers.

In fact, Richelle Williams, the aquatics coordinator and youth program advisor at Western Washington University (WWU), hopes to…

The Wade King Student Recreation Center at Western Washington University offers swim lessons to the public throughout the year at its indoor pool.

RECycling Your Power, funded by the Sustainable Action Fund at Western Washington University, has challenged members of the Western Washington University cycling team to see who can produce the most wattage. The challenge will take place from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, May 25.

It is no secret that one of Whatcom County’s most valuable resources is an abundance of places for families to hop in the water and splash around.

Though air temperatures across Western Washington don’t always get truly warm until after Independence Day, summer is a great time to enjoy…

The Western Washington University community is invited to sample what the Wade King Student Recreation Center has to offer on Wednesday, July 29.

As part of Campus Rec Demo Day, the facility will be offering free entry and use of its amenities for all current WWU students, faculty and…

It is no secret that one of Whatcom County's most valuable resources is an abundance of places for families to hop in the water and splash around.

Though air the temperatures in Whatcom don't always hit hot until late in the season, summer is a great time…

Western Washington University faculty and staff can purchase discounted memberships to the Wade King Student Recreation Center under a new program announced by President Bruce Shepard at his annual Opening Convocation address to faculty and staff on Sept. 20.

The special memberships limit…

Today marks day one of Fitness Demo Week at the Wade King Student Recreation Center on campus.

Through Jan. 15, faculty and staff may try out any of the center's Group X fitness for free.

Group X fitness passes the quarter are $45, available at the Recreation Center front desk…

The idea of selling naming rights to places like Civic Stadium and Joe Martin Field came up at a meeting recently as one way to help repay a $3 million loan used to buy the Chuckanut Ridge property in south Bellingham.
When I heard about the idea, I scoffed. I figured that naming rights…

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