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The annual Take Back the Night rally and march took place May 12. A performance by spoken-word poet Vanessa McGowan in the PAC kicked off the evening. A march and vigil followed.

The annual event aims to end street violence and harassment of people of marginalized gender identities.

Photos by Margaret...

Periodically, Western Today is reaching out to Western Washington University faculty and staff to get their expertise on topics of interest to the community. Tentatively, we're calling this Western Today Q&A, but if you have a better idea, please let us know in the comments or send us a note.

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Western Washington University's Department of Design is holding its annual Design Days events through Thursday, May 14, in various locations on campus, including Communications Facility, Miller Hall, Red Square and Vendor’s Row.

All activities are free and open to the public.

The "Just Our Type" poster showcase, shown here, is a collection of student posters...

Student clubs in the College of Business and Economics are putting on a number of events this week to showcase their various activities.

One event, called an eco-spective and sponsored by campus sustainability club Net Impact, asked passers by to color on a large mural or to erase parts of the mural depending upon their...

The Ethnic Student Center will put on its biggest event of the year, Culture Shock, from 7:30 to 10 p.m. Thursday, May 14, in the Performing Arts Center on Western Washington University's Bellingham campus.

This is an opportunity for members of the ESC, students at...

The WWU Hip Hop Association and Sini-GANG, student dance clubs at Western Washington University held their second annual SINI-HHA dance showcase Saturday, May 9, in the Performing Arts Center on Western's Bellingham...

Western Washington University's Association for Women in Computing and Association for Computing Machinery held Open Source Day at Viking Union from 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Saturday, May 9.

About 50 people attended the event and learned more about open-source computing through tutorial, panel discussion and one of seven projects.

The one-day workshop was organized by 35...

Acting Consul General Dorj Bayarkhuu, from the Mongolian Consulate of San Francisco, formally presented the Order of Altan Gadas (the Order of the Polar Star) on behalf of the...

The Western Washington University Department of Design will host its annual Design Days Monday, May 11, through Thursday, May 14, in various locations on campus, including Communications Facility, Miller Hall, Red Square and Vendor’s Row.  

All activities are free and open to the public.

The keynote speaker, Toby ...

A number of outstanding Western Washington University faculty members will be honored at a special ceremony and reception from 4 to 6 p.m. Thursday, May 7, in the Western Gallery on Western's Bellingham campus.

The event, hosted by WWU Provost Brent...