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Fighting 'Imposter Syndrome:' WWU working to recruit more female students into Computer Science, Math

When Hailey Fagerness of Snohomish was a senior in high school and taking AP calculus, she struggled with deciding what college to go to and what to study.

In the News

The Great Wall of China , Hadrian's Wall , The Maginot Line

Welcome to "Tuesday Q&A," a weekly story where issues of broad topical interest are viewed through the lens of the research expertise of Western's faculty.

Read more about Tuesday Q&A: History has given us a wealth of walls to study ... so do they work?

The Collins Family poses with former WWU President Bruce Shepard at Frederick Jr.'s graduation.

Over the last 30 years, the Collins family has collected college degrees the way some people collect postage stamps or rare coins. The family of four has racked up nine degrees in total including… Read more about The Collins Family: A dedication to community service and and a lifelong passion for education

Doug Chayka, from “Four Feet, Two Sandals” by Karen Lynn Williams & Khadra Mohammed. Eerdmans Books for Young Readers: Oak, Michigan, 2007 , Mario Ramos, from: "Le petit soldat qui cherchait la guerre" L’École des Loisirs: Paris, 1998.

An exhibit of printed posters featuring images and text from picture books that provide an international perspective on conflict, peace, and humanity, will be on display in Galleries 2, 3, and 4… Read more about Western Libraries Hosting ‘Hello, Dear Enemy! Picture Books for Peace and Humanity’ Through March 22

Awards & Recognition

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NOAA/Hollings Scholars

Third in the nation

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Peace Corps Volunteers

Top volunteer producing school

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