Western Washington University’s Small Business Development Center (SBDC) is partnering with SCORE and Constant Contact to bring a free social media seminar, “Digital Marketing Strategies for Small Businesses & Nonprofits,” from 9 a.m. to noon on Wednesday, March 8, at the Gateway Center Executive Suites, 1313 E. Maple St. #201, in Bellingham.
As part of the WWU Children's Literature Conference, the Pickford Film Center will present a screening of the film The General, on Thursday, Feb. 23, starring Buster Keaton and with acclaimed graphic novel creator Matt Phelan, who will introduce the film and then also be available for a Q&A afterwards.
The Western Washington University hockey team successfully defended their top playoff seeding over the weekend, picking up a pair of wins to claim the 2016-17 Northern Pacific Hockey Conference championship at the URC Ice Arena in Cheney, Washington.
Entering the NPHC tournament at the number one seed on Saturday, Western benefited from a pair of early goals from junior defenseman Aiden Knabb as they defeated the University of Idaho 6-4 in the semi-final round.
On Saturday, April 29, the Ray Wolpow Institute for the Study of the Holocaust, Genocide, and Crimes Against Humanity at Western Washington University will host a free full-day workshop for teachers with a focus on Holocaust education and its implications for the present and the future.
Jon L. Riedel of the U.S. National Park Service will discuss the status of glaciers in Washington's National Parks as part of the WWU Huxley College of the Environment Speaker Series at 4 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 23 in Miller Hall 138 on the Western Washington University campus.
The presentation is free and open to the public.
Western Washington University’s Veterans Services will host a Western Women Veterans panel from 5-7 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 22 in Fraser Hall 201.
This event is free and open to the campus community.
The panel is a partnership between the Veterans Service Office, Western Veteran Community and the AS Veteran Outreach Coordinator.
Western Washington University will host The Second Annual WWU Great Puzzle Hunt at 10 a.m.-3 p.m., with awards at 4:00 p.m., on Saturday, April 1, in Red Square. Registration is now open.
Everyone is invited, regardless of puzzle-solving experience.
Western Washington University is one of the top 10 best colleges for people who love the great outdoors. The ranking, released on Feb. 3, cites 10 four-year schools that ranked in the top half of MONEY’s annual Best Colleges ranking.
MONEY magazine ranks Western as third on its list of 10 Best Colleges for People Who Love the Great Outdoors.
Western Washington University students, faculty, staff and Whatcom County community members are invited to a campuswide dialogue about race Thursday, Feb. 23 from 1 to 3:30 p.m. at the Viking Union Multipurpose Room.
This is the second year in a row that Western’s Faculty Senate Social Justice and Equity Committee will sponsor a vital conversation about racial difference on campus.
Western Washington University’s Ray Wolpow Institute for the Study of the Holocaust, Genocide, and Crimes Against Humanity will host award-winning teacher and Holocaust survivor Noémi Ban from 6-8 p.m. on Wednesday, March 8 in Arntzen Hall 100.
The event is free and open to the public, but seating is limited and pre-registration is required; reservations can be made at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/noemi-ban-lecture-march-8th-tickets-32000631751