Western Washington University
Western Washington University Newswire

Western Washington University Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Western Washington University.

Results 1 - 20 of 578 in Western Washington University

  1. PCM September Issue: Digital Edition Available for DownloadRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | PC Magazine

    ... games, and writing book reports in Integer BASIC. He earned his B.A. in Dramatic Writing at Western Washington University, where he also minored in Web design and German. He has been building computers for himself and others for over 15 years, and ...

    Comment?

  2. Western Washington University chemical fire caused by spillRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KOMO News

    A fire in a chemistry lab at Western Washington University was apparently caused by an accidental chemical spill. Bellingham Fire Marshal Jason Napier told The Bellingham Herald a student was getting ready to dispose of a mix of chemicals and spilled the liquid on the floor Tuesday evening.

    Comment?

  3. Chemical fire at WWU caused by accidental spillRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Bellingham Herald

    A chemical fire at Western Washington University's chemistry building this week was reportedly caused by an accidental spill of flammable liquid. A student getting ready to dispose of a mix of chemicals that included acetone and hexane accidentally spilled the liquid on the floor Tuesday, Aug. 25, said Bellingham Fire Marshal Jason Napier, who was in charge of investigating the fire's cause.

    Comment?

  4. Community drives Brossard to Mullenix RidgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Port Orchard Orchard

    ... as well start a program," said Brossard, who earned her administrative credentials through Western Washington University. "I didn't look back." Brossard, who also served as the dean of students for the last 2-1/2 years at Marvista Elementary in ...

    Comment?

  5. Expert Testifies: "We Haven't Seen A Really Bad Wildfire Season Yet"Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | KUOW-FM Seattle

    ... from fire experts. There was one moment that stood out, at the hearing. Dr. Michael Medler, of Western Washington University, was talking about the fires we've seen over the last few years. What he said about those fires made everyone look up. Wait. ...

    Comment?

  6. Federal funding for wildfire prevention soughtRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | UnionLeader.com

    ... largest cluster of deadly fires on record. Michael Medler, chair of environmental studies at Western Washington University, said increasing controlled burns and creating greater barriers between development and forests were key to reducing future ...

    Comment?

  7. Call for more funding to tackle wildfire problem in USRead the original story

    Thursday | ITV

    ... Washington, which in recent weeks has seen the largest cluster of deadly fires on record. Western Washington University's chairman of environmental studies, Michael Medler, told the meeting that increasing use of controlled burns and creating ...

    Comment?

  8. Wildfire experts testify at congressional hearingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Seattle Times

    ... forests explosive," said Michael Medler, chair of the Department of Environmental Studies at Western Washington University, and a former wildfire fighter for the Forest Service. About 400 million acres of forestland is in need of thinning and ...

    Comment?

  9. Chemical fire at Western Washington UniversityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | Seattle Times

    The cause of a chemical fire that broke out in a chemistry lab at Western Washington University still hasn't been determined. The Bellingham Herald reports six students and one professor were in the lab when the fire erupted Tuesday evening.

    Comment?

  10. Fire erupts at Western Wash. University chemistry labRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | KOMO News

    The cause of a chemical fire that broke out in a chemistry lab at Western Washington University still hasn't been determined. The Bellingham Herald reports six students and one professor were in the lab when the fire erupted Tuesday evening.

    Comment?

  11. Chemical fire at WWU sends firefighters to hospital, cause unclearRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Bellingham Herald

    Nearly a day after a chemical fire broke out in a third-floor chemistry lab at Western Washington University, crews were still waiting to enter the building to figure out what happened. No one was injured when the fire erupted around 5:15 Tuesday evening, Aug. 25, but a dozen firefighters who were the first to enter the building were sent to the hospital that night after breathing in an unknown gas, said Rob Kintzele, assistant chief with Bellingham Fire Department.

    Comment?

  12. Get dirty and get clean at Muds to Suds RaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Bellingham Herald

    ... also hosts the Ski to Sea Race and the Tour de Whatcom. Besides a few seasonal interns from Western Washington University, he's the only full-time employee. Anson is in charge of everything from applying for permits, to setting up traffic cones the ...

    Comment?

  13. No one injured in chemical fire at WWURead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | HeraldNet

    Western Washington University says no one was injured in a Tuesday afternoon chemical fire in the school's chemistry building. Fire officials are checking the building to make sure it's safe to re-enter.

    Comment?

  14. No injuries in chemical fire at Western Washington UniversityRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | KOMO News

    Western Washington University says no one was injured in a Tuesday afternoon chemical fire in the school's chemistry building. University spokesman Paul Cocke says the fire happened at about 5 p.m. and was quickly extinguished.

    Comment?

  15. Whata s happening in Whatcom for Aug. 25Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Bellingham Herald

    Shows run Aug. 27-30. : Washington Monthly, a Washington D.C., magazine, ranked Western Washington University the top public master's-granting university in the Pacific Northwest.

    Comment?

  16. Man's life with alopecia: Ponytail, to patches, to baldnessRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 23 | Bellingham Herald

    ... his hair follicles. When Slater moved to Bellingham to study education and theater at Western Washington University, the white patch stayed buried again beneath his hair that reached well down his back. He landed a teaching job after he trimmed his ...

    Comment?

  17. Seattle Seahawks: Tyler Lockett is the next big thing in SeattleRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 22 | Isportsweb.com

    ... over the course of the regular season. I am an English major and Writing Studies minor at Western Washington University in Bellingham, WA. Being from the Pacific Northwest, I have love for all of our local teams. I am a huge sports fan and love ...

    Comment?

  18. Recount confirms second Bellingham School Board candidateRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | Bellingham Herald

    ... marketing for Sole Graphics , a Bellingham-based online web development company. He attended Western Washington University, where he studied math secondary education in the hopes of becoming a high school teacher, he said. One of his priorities if ...

    Comment?

  19. Retail Tipsheet: Pizza in a flash at new Fairhaven eateryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | Bellingham Herald

    It was started by Matt Brawner, who has worked as a corporate chef and is also a graduate of Western Washington University. What's different about this pizza compared to other places is how it is cooked.

    Comment?

  20. Tanked: A RealSense Game We Really DigRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | PC Magazine

    ... games, and writing book reports in Integer BASIC. He earned his B.A. in Dramatic Writing at Western Washington University, where he also minored in Web design and German. He has been building computers for himself and others for over 15 years, and ...

    Comment?