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After the Know-Nothings

News - Tue, 11/22/2016 - 11:32am

Election 2016 Results Discussion & Obama Presidency Retrospective

Political Science News - Mon, 11/21/2016 - 10:02am

Join the WWU Political Science Association and PLSC 423: The American Presidency from 4-6 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 22 in Parks Hall 146 to discuss the results of the election and hold a retrospective on the Obama presidency. Free and open to the campus community.

Discussion leaders: Sara Weir and Chris Towler.

Bellingham’s Past, Preserved

News - Fri, 11/18/2016 - 2:53pm

WWU students, faculty working to educate the public on the plight of the homeless

News - Tue, 11/15/2016 - 11:25am

A service-learning project that began with students offering backpacks to the homeless has evolved into a full-blown film festival and educational campaign.

While brainstorming ideas for a service-learning project in 2014, Associate Professor of Communication Studies Tara Perry and a student teaching assistant landed on the idea of filling backpacks with supplies and giving them to people experiencing homelessness in Bellingham. The project sparked a fire in Perry.

Where Now, America?

News - Thu, 11/10/2016 - 11:06am

Panel Discussions Announced for Annual Ralph Munro Institute Nov. 15-16

Political Science News - Mon, 11/07/2016 - 9:57am

Western Washington University’s Ralph Munro Institute for Civic Education will host Danny Hayes, Political Science professor at George Washington University, for its 2016 Ralph Munro Seminar keynote lecture at 7 p.m. on Monday, Nov. 14, at the Mount Baker Theatre in downtown Bellingham. Hayes is a nationally acclaimed scholar of American politics, elections, and media. His lecture will address the role of the media in the Presidential campaign.

Panel Discussions Announced for Annual Ralph Munro Institute Nov. 15-16

News - Mon, 11/07/2016 - 9:57am

Western Washington University’s Ralph Munro Institute for Civic Education will host Danny Hayes, Political Science professor at George Washington University, for its 2016 Ralph Munro Seminar keynote lecture at 7 p.m. on Monday, Nov. 14, at the Mount Baker Theatre in downtown Bellingham. Hayes is a nationally acclaimed scholar of American politics, elections, and media. His lecture will address the role of the media in the Presidential campaign.

Western Student Kevin Miller’s Song is in Upcoming Movie ‘Almost Christmas’

News - Mon, 11/07/2016 - 8:57am

Western Washington University senior Kevin Miller can’t wait to see the new movie “Almost Christmas” because the major feature film opening Nov. 11 includes a song he wrote and sings.

WWU’s Todd Donovan to Discuss 'The 2016 Presidential Election and Donald Trump’s Effect on American Politics' on Nov.16 at City Hall

Political Science News - Tue, 11/01/2016 - 8:46am

Western Washington University’s College of Humanities and Social Sciences will host Todd Donovan, WWU professor of Political Science, for his talk titled “The 2016 Presidential Election and Donald Trump’s Effect on American Politics,” from 7-8 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 16 in the Bellingham City Council Chambers, 210 Lottie St., Bellingham.

The event is free and open to the public.

WWU’s Todd Donovan to Discuss 'The 2016 Presidential Election and Donald Trump’s Effect on American Politics' on Nov.16 at City Hall

News - Tue, 11/01/2016 - 8:46am

Western Washington University’s College of Humanities and Social Sciences will host Todd Donovan, WWU professor of Political Science, for his talk titled “The 2016 Presidential Election and Donald Trump’s Effect on American Politics,” from 7-8 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 16 in the Bellingham City Council Chambers, 210 Lottie St., Bellingham.

The event is free and open to the public.

Liberal Studies' Sean Murphy publishes in a new book on the legal status of religious minorities in Europe

Liberal Studies News - Mon, 10/31/2016 - 12:41pm

Professor Seán Murphy, Department of Liberal Studies, published "A Minority both Jewish and Christian:  The Condemnation of Religious 'Mixing' in European Law, c.1100-c.1300" in a new bilingual (French and English) book from Brepols Publishers:  Religious Minorities, Integration and the State (État, Minorités et Intégration). 

For further information, see: http://www.brepols.net/Pages/ShowProduct.aspx?prod_id=IS-9782503564999-1

Liberal Studies' Sean Murphy publishes in a new book on the legal status of religious minorities in Europe

CHSS Publications - Mon, 10/31/2016 - 12:41pm

Professor Seán Murphy, Department of Liberal Studies, published "A Minority both Jewish and Christian:  The Condemnation of Religious 'Mixing' in European Law, c.1100-c.1300" in a new bilingual (French and English) book from Brepols Publishers:  Religious Minorities, Integration and the State (État, Minorités et Intégration). 

For further information, see: http://www.brepols.net/Pages/ShowProduct.aspx?prod_id=IS-9782503564999-1

Liberal Studies' Sean Murphy publishes in a new book on the legal status of religious minorities in Europe

News - Mon, 10/31/2016 - 12:41pm

Professor Seán Murphy, Department of Liberal Studies, published "A Minority both Jewish and Christian:  The Condemnation of Religious 'Mixing' in European Law, c.1100-c.1300" in a new bilingual (French and English) book from Brepols Publishers:  Religious Minorities, Integration and the State (État, Minorités et Intégration). 

For further information, see: http://www.brepols.net/Pages/ShowProduct.aspx?prod_id=IS-9782503564999-1

Retirement Celebration for Carmen Werder to be held Nov. 16

News - Mon, 10/31/2016 - 10:18am

Western Libraries is hosting a retirement celebration in honor of Carmen Werder from 4:30-6:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 16  in the Old Main Solarium. Everyone who has known and worked with her is invited to attend.

Book talk to discuss Indian immigrant women in the workplace Nov. 9

Political Science News - Fri, 10/28/2016 - 1:48pm

WWU Professor of Political Science Bidisha Biswas and Stockton University Economics Professor Ramya Vijaya will discuss their new book, “Immigrant Women and Work: The American Experience,” at a book talk from 3-4:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 9 at Canada House.

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