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WWU Symphony to showcase talent with free concert

Fri, 06/01/2018 - 4:12pm

WWU symphony concert June 4On Monday, June 4 at 7:30 p.m. in the PAC Concert Hall, the WWU Symphony Orchestra will showcase the three winners of our annual concerto competition—clarinetist Wayra Quinchiguango, tenor Jacob Bernado, and pianist Sarah Potocki—performing works by Stamitz, Duparc, and Gershwin.

The concert is free and open to the public.

Next Masters of Asian Cinema Film: “Yi Yi “ June 5

Fri, 06/01/2018 - 4:01pm

The next Masters of Asian Cinema film is Edward Yang’s Yi Yi, which screens at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, June 5, 2018 at the Pickford Film Center (1318 Bay Street).

Sustainable Communities Partnership Celebrates Year of Working with Skagit County

Fri, 06/01/2018 - 11:24am

Western Washington University’s Sustainable Communities Partnership (SCP) will celebrate the successful completion of its second year working with regional communities at a year-end event on Monday, June 4.

This academic year, SCP partnered with Skagit County on eight projects, all of which were designed to contribute to a more thriving county. These projects have engaged eight faculty and 73 students, in close to 7,000 hours of work. The following projects will be highlighted in presentations this coming Monday.

New Squalicum Harbor trail gets facelift from WWU Design students

Fri, 06/01/2018 - 11:12am

Students in the Design 481 Workshop just finished up their collaboration with illustrator Marisol Ortega to paint and install a mural along the new Aeration Stabilization Basin Trail at Squalicum Harbor.