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New faces this fall at LWSD schools and district offices
When Lake Washington School District schools open Sept. 2, there will be a number of new faces, including five new principals, two transfers and six new associate principals.
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Tue Jul 08, 2014
Annual Deloria Symposium starts Thursday at Northwest Indian College
Tribal governance and climate change will be among the topics discussed during Northwest Indian College's ninth-annual Vine Deloria Jr. Indigenous Studies Symposium Thursday, July 10, to Saturday, July 12. Registration costs $150, which includes continental breakfasts and lunches for every day of the symposium as well as a salmon dinner Friday ... (more)
Survey indicates improving job market for WWU graduates
Commencement services for graduating Western Washington University students in Carver Gymnasium at Western Washington University on Saturday morning June 14, 2014, in Bellingham, Wash.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
Governor appoints Black Hills graduate as WWU student trustee
Carly Roberts, a 2010 graduate from Black Hills High School in Tumwater, has been appointed student trustee at Western Washington University.
Sat Jul 05, 2014
Bayview grave marker quietly reveals nature of poet laureate Ella Higginson
City of Bellingham parks department enterprise coordinator Marcia Wazny, holds a photo of Northwest poet and writer Ella Higginson at the Higginson family plot at Bayview Cemetery in Bellingham March 9, 2010.
Semi-staged opera among highlights of Bellingham Festival of Music
Cuban American operatic soprano Lisette Oropesa will appear in Mozart's 1782 opera, "The Abduction from the Seraglio" at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, July 12, 2014 at the Performing Arts Center Main Stage at Western Washington University.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
Methow Valley News Home Page
News adds two staff members
Rebecca Walker is the newspaper's new office manager, replacing Marilyn Bardin, who retired.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
WWU students perform 'commedia' in Maritime Heritage Park
Western Washington University theater students enrolled in the summer advanced acting topics course taught by Rich Brown will perform "commedia" at 7 p.m. Thursday through Saturday, July 3-5, at Maritime Heritage Park, 514 W. Holly St. Commedia are masked comic and highly physical performances that originate from the Italian Renaissance and ... (more)
From jam sessions at Western to a national tour: A Seattle electronic music phenomenon
Seattle electronic duo ODESZA started as a Western Washington University mash-up, but has topped the charts and toured internationally with a little help from the internet.
Sun Jun 29, 2014
Bellingham Festival of Music opens July 5
Guitarist Pablo Villegas is among the performers scheduled to appear during The Bellingham Festival of Music, which runs Saturday, July 5, through July 20, 2014 with most concerts at Western Washington University's Performing Arts Center.
Fri Jun 27, 2014
The News Tribune
Time running out for McCleary family to benefit from their own case
Stephanie McCleary, right, a Chimacum School District employee, and 15-year-old son Carter, who will be a sophomore at Chimacum High School this fall, are plaintiffs in an ongoing lawsuit against the state.
Everett woman tackles bias in all shapes and sizes
Jordan Richardson, a Mariner High alumna, was honored as a Presidential Scholar at Western Washington University's recent graduation.
Thu Jun 26, 2014
Reichert 13th, Drake 15th at USATF Championships
Western Washington University women's javelin throwers Katie Reichert and Bethany Drake placed 13th and 15th, respectively, as the United States Track & Field Outdoor Championships opened Thursday, Juen 26, at Hornet Stadium on the campus of host Sacramento State University.
WCC grad: Returning student proves graduation possible
The self-doubts of a wife and mother in her mid-forties seeped into my brain. Can I really "do" school again? I remember researching the possibilities as my two sons finished our home-school program and entered into their prospective colleges.
Jeremy Berry, violinist and Sehome High grad, returns with string...
The Calidore String Quartet is among the performers scheduled to appear during The Bellingham Festival of Music, which runs Saturday, July 5, through July 20, 2014 with most concerts at Western Washington University's Performing Arts Center.
Tue Jun 24, 2014
American Library Association
ACRL announces new presenters for workshop "Scholarly Communications: ...
The ACRL Research and Scholarly Environment Committee is pleased to announce the selection of Amy Buckland, Jenny Oleen, and Jaron Porciello as the newest presenters for the workshop " Scholarly Communication: From Understanding to Engagement ," which is offered to institutions across the country on an ongoing basis.
Librarian rolls out free books to kids
Summertime is a lonely time for school librarians. As Jenny Granger sat in her library at Emerson Elementary School in Snohomish on Tuesday, it was just too quiet.
Mon Jun 23, 2014
Curbside recycling in Whatcom County started 25 years ago, but volunteers jump-started the practice
Steve Berry is Sanitary Service Company Inc.'s most senior recycling driver, having started with the original curbside program.
Fri Jun 20, 2014
WWU's Drake and Reichert to compete at USATF Championships
Western Washington University women's javelin throwers Bethany Drake and Katie Reichert will be competing in the United States Track & Field Outdoor Championships on Thursday at Hornet Stadium on the campus of host Sacramento State University.
Concert by Caitlin Hill benefits pre-med scholarships at WWU
Bellingham singer and actor Caitlin Hill presents "Hang on the Bell, Caitlin," an evening of music ranging from the 1880s to the present day, at 7 p.m. Sunday, June 22, 2014 at Mount Baker Theatre's Encore Room, 112 W. Champion St. in Bellingham.