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Western Washington University has just launched “Go Northwest of Ordinary,” a targeted recruitment campaign focused on attracting new out-of-state students to come to Western next fall.

Locations in which Western has historically done well in recruiting, including Northern California,…

Students are invited to participate in the fourth annual PACCAR Career Day at Western Washington University on Wednesday, Oct. 30. Representatives from multiple divisions of PACCAR will be on campus throughout the day. PACCAR will also be parking one of its trucks near the Communication Lawn for…

The Western Washington University Foundation has selected Russell Investments to provide investment oversight for its $85 million endowment.  Every five years, the Foundation engages in a robust process to review the performance of its current investment manager and to request proposals…

The largest music concert in Bellingham’s history will be held at Civic Field on Saturday, May 18. Residents and visitors should expect impacts to traffic and parking in the area.

ODESZA and Death Cab for Cutie are performing at “Double Major,” a co-…

Retired President and CEO of the Ford Motor Corp. Alan Mulally will be the keynote speaker at the 2018 Western Washington University Leadership Forum on Thursday, Oct. 25 at the Hotel Bellwether in Bellingham.

Doors will open at 11:30 a.m. with lunch…

Western Washington University has secured $20,000 towards a scholarship for veteran students, and is actively working to raise the remaining $5,000 needed to make it an official endowment.

According to Ann Beck, assistant director of Veteran Services at Western, the $20,000 comes from…

WWU’s Third Annual ‘Give Day’ on June 1 brought in more than $600,000 in much needed resources for student scholarships, research, travel, equipment and much more.

 More than 1700 donors made 3,854 gifts totaling $641,751, including $181,750 in matching funds. This represents a 21…

Businessmen Curt O’Connor and Pete Dawson have completed their purchase of the Armory property in Bellingham from the Western Washington University Foundation.

The 1.3-acre property was purchased from the Foundation for $1.5 million and includes the historic, 60,000-square-foot Armory…

Western's 3rd Annual 24-hour online giving event dedicated to powering student success will be held on June 1. 

Alumni, parents, faculty, staff and friends are invited to save the date and sign up to be a Give Day ambassador at wwugiveday.com. A percentage of every…

A noted artist is providing Western Washington University with a unique gift — …

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