Spring 2023

If you want to catch a crook, sometimes you have to think like one—just ask Western’s cybersecurity students.
WWU students and faculty are showing how plastic beach trash can be put to good use somewhere else.
How far could a guy get in 1960 with two feet, one thumb and 18 bucks?
This gorgeous peak in southern Alaska could be one of the nation’s most dangerous volcanoes. WWU geologists are looking for clues before disaster strikes.
WWU’s Tesla Monson may have found the key to one of evolution’s great mysteries right under our noses.
Facing climate change will be the job of people in many fields.
500-year-old quahog clams can tell us a few things about our changing oceans.
Western hosts the U.S. Holocaust Museum's Joseph and Rebecca Meyerhoff Annual Lecture
WWU IN THE NEWS: Teena Gabrielson
Undergrads working on research alongside world-class faculty mentors is one of Western’s top selling points.
Tag along with AS Outdoor Center trip leaders for a late-winter paddle on the Skagit River.
Wax from marine algae may replace petroleum and animal products in cosmetics
Bowe will work with partners at Palestinian universities on journalism curriculum design, academic research and writing.
Hatch's work combines mainstream science and ancestral knowledge
The partnerships mean more opportunities for undergrads
Introducing the Foundation for Western Washington University and Alumni

Class Notes

Daniel Wallace Meins - 1968

Obituaries

Daniel Wallace Meins, 76, of Everett, on Dec. 23, 2022.

Jaima Lindell - 2009

Class Notes (General)

Jaima Lindell, B.A., English - creative writing, is a project manager for a digital marketing company in Bellingham and her fantasy novel is in the editing phase with the indie Earth and Fire Publishing in Seattle. 

Mike Dobb - 1973

Class Notes (General)

Mike Dobb, B.A., recreation, retired after 32 years in parks and recreation. During his career, he served as president of the Washington Recreation and Park Association. He purchased a 320-acre tree farm in Minnesota in 1996, and he was named Minnesota Tree Farmer of the Year in 2017 by the American Tree Farm System and Minnesota Forestry Association.