Stories tagged: Western Washington University
Mon., June 5, 2017, 7 p.m.
Huntington’s disease is going to kill him, but this Bellingham scientist is up to the fight
After Jeff Carroll got tested to see if he’d die prematurely from a hereditary disease that killed his mother and grandmother, a doctor unfolded the results, checked to see if …
Tue., May 23, 2017, 5:30 a.m.
Clarksville: Spokane’s Madison Kerr rowing for national college championship
Spokane’s Madison Kerr is part of the Western Washington University rowing team eyeing an 8th national championship
Thu., Jan. 12, 2017, 7:10 p.m.
Ex-Washington student gets probation in racial threat case
A former Washington state college student who allegedly wrote “let’s lynch her” on a social media post concerning a student leader at Western Washington University will spend six months on …
Wed., April 6, 2016, 8:33 a.m.
WWU trustees pick OSU provost as new president
The Western Washington University board of trustees has chosen the provost at Oregon State University as the school’s 14th president.
Wed., March 30, 2016, 12:55 p.m.
WWU trustees pick OSU provost as only finalist for president
The Western Washington University board of trustees has picked the provost at Oregon State University as the preferred candidate to become the school’s 14th president. Sabah Randhawa is OSU’s second …
Thu., March 10, 2016, 8:15 p.m.
Legendary Western Washington basketball coach Chuck Randall dies at 89
Chuck Randall, who attended Central Valley then coached several area high schools before becoming Western Washington University’s Coach of the Century, died Wednesday. He was 89.
Sat., Feb. 21, 2015
Gonzaga sends most students to Peace Corps for its size
Gonzaga University produced more Peace Corps volunteers than any other small college in America for the third year in a row. Also topping the list in their size categories were …
Thu., Dec. 25, 2014
Speedy soccer scorer heads to WWU
The Western Washington University men’s soccer team came close to reaching the NCAA Division II tournament for the first time in program history this fall. Close. Frustratingly close.
Tue., Feb. 11, 2014, 9:23 a.m.
3 WA schools best source of Peace Corps volunteers
SEATTLE — The Peace Corps says the University of Washington, Western Washington University and Gonzaga University are among the best places in the nation for recruiting volunteers.
Thu., July 5, 2012
Gregoire upset about WWU faculty raises
SEATTLE – Gov. Chris Gregoire isn’t happy about Western Washington University’s new faculty contract that includes raises and other pay increases of more than 13 percent over three years for …
Thu., Oct. 7, 2010, 1:05 p.m.
Autopsy finds WWU student died in the water
The autopsy today on a body found on the Bellingham waterfront confirms it is Western Washington University student Dwight Clark.
Wed., Oct. 6, 2010, 12:40 p.m.
Body found on Bellingham waterfront ID’d as WWU student
A body found off a dock in Bellingham has been confirmed as Western Washington University freshman Dwight Clark, of Auburn, who has been missing for more than a week.
Mon., April 5, 2010, 7:16 p.m.
WWU still in race for 100 mpg auto competition
Western Washington University is one of only two universities in the U.S. still competing to win the $10 million Progressive Automotive X-Prize. The race to create a 100-mpg production automobile …
Tue., Feb. 16, 2010, 6:38 a.m.
Wash. Senate approves tuition control to 3 schools
The state Senate voted late Monday to hand its tuition-setting authority over to the leaders of the three largest universities.