Features and highlights

This month’s show is hosted by Chris Roselli of the WWU Alumni Association and Anna Magidson, a junior student at Western. This show celebrates “Active Minds Changing Lives Week” which is a Western event that brings together groups from the campus community to showcase and celebrate the work of students, faculty, programs and alumni to enhance life and resources across the...

Western Washington University projects and campaigns to change user behavior have resulted in significant energy savings and rebates through Puget Sound Energy programs.

Recently, Western completed energy saving projects in a number of campus buildings, routed through PSE’s rebate programs that included upgraded and optimized heating, ventilation and air conditioning controls in...

The 100C main entry of the Fine Arts Building on Western Washington University's Bellingham Campus will closed for renovation through 8 a.m. Wednesday, May 13.

The building houses Western's departments of Art and Design, in addition to the Western Gallery.

Before the main entry work began, WWU Communications and Marketing intern Margaret Degman wwalked the building to...

The Facilities Development & Capital Budget Office will present summer construction project information from noon to 1 p.m. Tuesday, April 28, in Haggard Hall Room 253.

Most projects won’t begin until after June commencement, but office relocations are already taking place in anticipation of the renovation of the Carver Academic Facility. Other projects with widespread effects...

WWU Humans vs. Zombies, one of largest clubs at Western Washington University, is holding its spring game for the next week. It is a free-to-play, eight-day game of tag on campus involving two teams: Humans and Zombies. Zombies try to tag humans while humans defend themselves with approved Nerf blasters and socks.

The spring game will run through 7 p.m. Wednesday, April 29. Spring is...

On March 28, 2015, wind pushed against the seven sails of the new-to-racing Dirigo II, propelling the schooner to the fastest it has ever sailed. At 11.4 knots (roughly 13.1 mph), the ship and its crew crossed the finish line third, but as first in its division. Later that night it was announced at the...

The Intensive English Program at Western Washington University recently asked its students about their favorite event of the quarter. Here are a few of their responses.

Students from Western Washington University’s Huxley College of the Environment Urban Transitions Studio Program presented their planning concepts for the redevelopment of the South Sunnyland neighborhood during finals week of winter quarter 2015.

The student presentation will be aired on the city’s public access channel Mondays at 8 a.m., Thursdays at 6 p.m., and Fridays at...

Western Washington University’s Industrial Design studio partnered with Architectural Elements of Bellingham to host a competition for 13 junior students in the industrial design program. 

Over the course of three months, students were challenged to re-imagine objects designed for outdoor spaces such as parks, urban areas, and corporate campuses.  The students worked...

The Office of Sustainability at Western Washington University has released its GEF rap video advertising for sustainability project applications. The Green Energy Fee program has $300,000 annually to spend on various sustainability projects at Western, proposed and led by students.