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To the Roof of the World: WWU Faculty, Students Headed to Mount Everest this Spring to Study Climate Change

John All, director of Western Washington University’s Mountain Environments Research Institute, will lead an international team of students and researchers – including a pair of WWU graduate…

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Western Washington University’s Equity and Inclusion Forums and Dean of Students’ Office will host internationally known speaker on gender equity and LGBTQ advocacy Paula Stone Williams for a pair of presentations on campus on May 6 and 7.

Western Washington University’s Equity and Inclusion Forums and Dean of Students’ Office will host internationally known speaker on gender equity and LGBTQ advocacy Paula Stone Williams for a pair… Read more about WWU to Host Paula Stone Williams for Presentations May 6-7

Spring quarter’s World Issues Forum lecture series, held by Western Washington University’s Fairhaven College of Interdisciplinary Studies, will expand upon global ideas regarding climate change, political asylum, engaging with cultures abroad and more.

Spring quarter’s World Issues Forum lecture series, held by Western Washington University’s Fairhaven College of Interdisciplinary Studies, will expand upon global ideas regarding climate change,… Read more about WWU’s Fairhaven College Announces Spring World Issues Forum Slate

Measuring the spectral albedo of different sea ice types in the Chukchi Sea while on a field campaign with the Korean Polar Research Institute in August 2018.

Alia Khan, a brand new Assistant Professor of Environmental Sciences in the Huxley College of the Environment (she started at Western in March), has spent almost every minute of her research time… Read more about Alia Khan's Global Quest for Snow and Ice, and What it Tells Us About Our Changing Planet

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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