Saturday Sep 13
WWU president won't be offering budget cut ideas
Every two years for at least a decade, the governor and the Legislature have asked public university and college presidents to project what kind of cuts they would make if they have to slash their state budgets. And every time, they groan and figure something out.
Fri Sep 12, 2014
Ariana Grande, ODESZA Own No. 1s On Dance Charts
Ariana Grande scores her first No. 1 on Billboard's Dance/Mix Show Airplay chart as "Break Free," featuring Zedd , flies 7-1.
Wed Sep 10, 2014
Planet Jackson Hole
Music Box: Odesza thumps TGR; Rowdy Foxes at Tav
When Harrison Mills and Clayton Knight graduated from Western Washington University in Bellingham in 2012, it was unfathomable that in the near future they would be performing as ODESZA, an electronic duo, at festival stages like Sasquatch and selling out theaters on both coasts. That was just two years ago, days before the friends headed into Knight's home studio and cut ODESZA's first EP in 2012, Summer's Gone, which was followed by the 2013 EP, My Friends Never Die.
Wed Sep 03, 2014
To the East Coast
When I was getting ready to apply for colleges, I vowed to myself that there was no way I would go to school in state.
Tue Sep 02, 2014
Snoqualmie Valley Record
15 Valley students graduate from Western Washington University
Western Washington University has released the list of its graduates for the spring quarter, 2014, as well as its spring quarter honor roll.
Mon Sep 01, 2014
Arutz Sheva Israel News
Turning "no" into "yes" on college campuses
I was a freshman at MIT, walking down the hall when I noticed a giant sign accusing Israel of intentionally killing Palestinian babies.
Thu Aug 28, 2014
North Kitsap Herald
Newly appointed program director at OC will lead climate study
Western Washington University Associate Professor of Environmental Policy Troy Abel and his research team were recently awarded a $545,000 National Science Foundation grant that will allow the team to conduct a three-year study on state and local climate-risk governance.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
The Monroe Monitor & Valley News
Monroe's vibrant parade officially ushers in fair
Miss Sky Valley Queen of Queens Shiloh Bassetti drove herself in the parade, and her vehicle was fit for a queen.
Scholarship fund helping Everett cancer survivor attend college
Sammy Loch, who suffered a cancerous brain tumor in 2010, recently underwent a five-year checkup MRI scan, which came out clean.
Sun Aug 24, 2014
The Daily Republic
Kicked out of school for being pregnant, she gets diploma 50 years later
Sandra Lantz was about four months away from graduation when high school in Bothell, Wash., when the shool's principal and vice principal took her aside.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Woman Refuses to Leave Tree to Protest Mall Project
"Chiara D'Angelou, 19, said she has been practicing climbing trees to protest against mall sprawl in Bainbridge Island, Washington."
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Ecology Global Network
In Pele's Shadow Iron Oxide Comes to Life
Pele. Her name brings visions of fire, lightning, wind-and volcanoes. Of the ancient Hawaiian goddesses, Pele, the "lady in the red dress," is the best known.
Spokane City Council starts domestic violence fund
The Spokane City Council passes an ordinance to help the victims of domestic violence.
House fire in Spokane Valley
Fire fighters were able to contain a house fire in Spokane Valley. They are not sure what started it yet, but no one was living in the house.
Bothell resident wins student choice award for his design
Bothell resident Ashkon Nima picked up the student choice award for his design of a light table at a design competition last week.
Fisher Fountain honors WWU president who was accused of being soft on communists
If you ask people where Fisher Fountain is located at Western Washington University, many might respond, "Oh, you mean the fountain in Red Square?" The implication is they aren't sure of the fountain's name.
Transcript of 1935 meeting reveals sharp exchanges, accusations against Bellingham campus president
A contentious, closed-door meeting in 1935 with the trustees of Washington State Normal School, the Bellingham school's president, and citizens who wanted to oust the president, had at least one person sitting quietly on the sidelines.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
A half-century after high school, Bothell student gets her diploma
Sandra Kleven, left,with friend and classmate Lynda Humphrey, who made it her mission to get Sandra a Bothell High diploma.
Scholarships for Aug. 17
Western Washington University student Matthew Smith, son of Kathey Andrews-Smith and Mark Smith of Richland, received a $1,000 Associated Students Employee Scholarship for the 2014-15 academic year.