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  1. This artist is Navajo, but don't call his work 'Native American art'Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | KUOW-FM Seattle

    ... of non-Native artists who appropriate those designs in their own work. Now an art professor at Western Washington University's Fairhaven College, Feodorov says students often ask if it's okay to borrow imagery from other cultures. "I can't ...

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  2. Art consortium disbands, two Bellingham museums will get part of collectionRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Bellingham Herald

    The 7-member consortium of the Washington Art Consortium will disband and WAC's art collection and endowment assets will be distributed to six of its member art museums, its board said Thursday. Among the six museums the collection will be distributed to are Western Gallery at Western Washington University, and Whatcom Museum.

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  3. Whatcom native and a Shark Tanka veteran to appear on a 20/20aRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Bellingham Herald

    ... in Bellingham , grew up in Whatcom County, went to Mount Baker High School and graduated from Western Washington University in 1996 with a degree in business administration. He is one the show's success stories, appearing in 2012 - though he ...

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  4. Taylor Mac Wins $100,000 Edward M. Kennedy Prize for Drama Inspired by American HistoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Artforum Intl.

    ... Museum of Arts and Culture, Spokane; Seattle Art Museum; Tacoma Art Museum; Western Gallery at Western Washington University, Bellingham - where the collection is currently housed - and the Whatcom Museum, Bellingham. After an eighteen-month period ...

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  5. Washington Art Consortium Disbands and Divides Up Art CollectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Artforum Intl.

    ... Museum of Arts and Culture, Spokane; Seattle Art Museum; Tacoma Art Museum; Western Gallery at Western Washington University, Bellingham - where the collection is currently housed - and the Whatcom Museum, Bellingham. After an eighteen-month period ...

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  6. Letter: Support solar powerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 20 | The Columbian

    A solar bill, HB 1048/SB 5499, is being introduced this year and is a cost-effective way for Washington to increase its solar power. In this bill, every dollar Washington spends on solar incentives will generate $16 to $20 of local economic activity, according to research by Western Washington University's Center for Economic and Business Research.

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  7. Despite lower ridership, plenty of praise for WTA during stormsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 20 | Bellingham Herald

    ... for the WTA. It wasn't what McCarthy expected, but she found several trends that were factors. Western Washington University was closed for two days, and the students represent 40 percent of WTA's ridership. Many elementary, middle and high schools ...

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  8. 5 voyeurism reports north of WWU; Bellingham police seek tipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | Bellingham Herald

    Police now have identified five cases of suspected voyeurism in the past week within a A1 2-mile radius north of Western Washington University. College-aged women in the Sehome and York neighborhoods have reported a white man pressing a flashlight to their windows to peer inside since Feb. 11. That Saturday morning two reports were made back-to-back, but police overlooked the first report when they made a public request for tips this week .

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  9. Mayborn Literary Nonfiction Conference essay: Like Putting Fog in a BagRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | Dallas Morning News

    ... the turbulent 1960s, he attended Fairhaven College, an experimental liberal arts division of Western Washington University where he majored in journalism. He started out writing for the Bellingham, Washington Herald as an agricultural reporter ...

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  10. How a Slow Recovery Is Good News for C-StoresRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2016 | CSP

    A slow-moving economy can actually work in favor of a business climate on the mend, at least if 2015 and the start of 2016 are any indication, said the economist who opened the general session at NACS' annual State of the Industry conference, with a little help from the sloths in "Zootopia." Pinpointing areas such as unemployment, inflation and other key economic indicators, David Nelson, a professor of economics at Western Washington University, told about 600 attendees at the SOI general session that the current economic recovery has lasted seven years-longer than other comparable recoveries.

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  11. Sehome senior to stay close to home, play soccer at WesternRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Bellingham Herald

    Sehome senior Mason Rathkamp last week became the second Bellingham-area soccer player to sign a National Letter of Intent to stay close to home and play for Western Washington University. "I've known so many past players and coaches at Western through my soccer career," Rathkamp said.

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  12. Voyeur strikes Sehome neighborhood 4 times, Bellingham police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Bellingham Herald

    ... seeing the man around dawn. Many residents of the neighborhood are students of the nearby Western Washington University. A woman in the 1300 block of Franklin Street said a man tried getting into her window around 6:10 a.m. Saturday. That case was ...

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  13. Whata s fake news? A panel on journalism will help you figure it outRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Bellingham Herald

    That's the focus of "Sifting Fact from Fiction: Journalism in the Social Media Era," a panel discussion Saturday at Bellingham Public Library, 210 Central Ave. The free event will run 10 a.m. to noon in the lecture room downstairs. Doors will open at 9:30 a.m. Panelists will include Brian Bowe, assistant professor of journalism at Western Washington University; John Mangalonzo, senior editor at The Bellingham Herald; and Ralph Schwartz, citizen blogger and former reporter for The Bellingham Herald and the Skagit Valley Herald.

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  14. February 15, 2017February 15, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 15 | The Falcon

    ... 9-7 in conference. On Thursday night, SPU faced off against their biggest rival, No. 1 ranked Western Washington University. With an abysmal scoring percentage, the lowest of their season, the Falcons could not seem to get [] The Seattle Pacific ...

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  15. 7 Seattle Bands that might break out in 2017 blogRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | KNDD-FM Seattle

    ... electronic duo ODESZA, who, like Eadie, rose the ranks in Bellingham while studying at Western Washington University. Eadie's tunes are cut of a slightly different cloth than ODESZA's, but the path is there, Eadie definitely has the hustle, and his ...

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  16. The Most Diplomatic Way to Respond to an Offensive Comment at WorkRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | Lifehacker

    ... College of Law, and Alexander Czopp , director of the Center for Cross Cultural Research at Western Washington University, highly recommend you avoid leveling any accusations. Immediately labeling something as offensive will make the other party ...

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  17. Council affirms Bellingham will protect undocumented immigrantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | Bellingham Herald

    ... and immigrant rights advocacy groups, including Community to Community Development, Western Washington University Blue Group and the Racial Justice Coalition. City officials said they were codifying what they've been doing for years - Bellingham ...

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  18. Charges being considered in I-5 protest over Dakota oil pipelineRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 12 | Bellingham Herald

    ... The tribe says the pipeline threatens drinking water and cultural sites. Protesters march from Western Washington University to the Whatcom Democrats headquarters in downtown Bellingham to ask Gov. Jay Inslee to sign a document protesting the Dakota ...

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  19. Scott Ottaway photoRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 11 | IDC

    ... OVF. Prior to Microsoft, Dr. Ottaway taught Cognitive Science and Psychology for five years at Western Washington University. Dr. Ottaway received a bachelor's degree in Psychology, Magna Cum Laude from Western Washington University, an MS in ...

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  20. Statewide Poetry Contest Deadline February 15th at 6pmRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | Seward City News

    ... Ice Floe and Anchorage Press. Jeremy earned an MFA at the University of Montana and a BA at Western Washington University. He serves as Executive Director of 49 Writers, Inc and coordinates the Rasmuson Foundation Artist Residency Program while ...

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