Features and highlights

Max Bronsema has been hired as director of Web Communication Technologies at Western Washington University effective Sept. 21.  Bronsema, who is currently Western’s Drupal developer in WebTech, will replace current...

Gallowglass, a traditional Irish folk music band from Bellingham, closed out the Summer noon concert series for the year on Wednesday, July 29.

The Marrowstone Music Festival, a 2-week orchestra training program, is underway through August 9. Throughout the festival, musicians can be seen and heart practicing and performing all around Western Washington University's campus.

As summer classes come to an end, so does the Wednesday Summer Noon Concert Series. This year’s concert series featured music styles from around the Pacific Northwest and around the word. At noon on Wednesday, July 29, Gallowglass, a traditional Irish band, will close out the concert series on the Performing Arts Center plaza...

Founded in 1943 and currently hosted by Western Washington University, the Marrowstone Music Festival is a comprehensive 2-week orchestra-training program. The festival, put on by the Seattle Youth Symphony Orchestras, includes chamber music studies, master classes, private...

Western has been playing host for much of July to a group of 20 11-year-old South Korean students who are a part of a sister city youth program between Bellingham and Cheongju, Korea.

During this camp, which began July 12 and continues to Aug. 1, students participate in hands-on classroom learning and outdoor activities while...

Western Washington University’s Border Policy Research Institute is currently involved in a two-year research project examining the movement of freight across the Canadian-U.S. border at three crossings that serve the northern end of the I-5 corridor, including Pacific Highway, Lynden and...

Western Kids Camp is offered at Western Washington University's Bellingham and Poulsbo locations each summer. The camp, for students in kindergarten through sixth grade, is offered in week-long sessions designed to incorporate both academic and physical activities so that students have...

Campus has been full of new transfer and postbaccalaureate students for the past couple of days, as the annual Transitions advising, registration and orientation program is being held July 23, 24 and 27.

The program features academic advising and support, class registration, informative workshops, lunch on the Old Main...

Western Washington University’s Board of Trustees this week approved Western’s 2015-2016 state-funded operating budget, which includes funding for Western’s new cybersecurity program at Olympic and Peninsula colleges.

The Washington State Legislature appropriated $1.5 million in its two-year biennial budget...