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Washington bill pushes to raise smoking age

On Friday, Jan. 29, House Bill 2313 proposed the legal purchasing age for tobacco and vapor products be raised to 21 in Washington. It...

Speaker sheds light on the true cost of war, ISIS

Phyllis Bennis opened her speech by clarifying a rumor: the Islamic State group did not start when Obama pulled troops out of Iraq, she...

‘Women of Color Speak Out’ for climate justice at Western

Among a flotilla of colorful “kayaktivists,” four women continued protesting long after the “Shell No!” signs disappeared from Bellingham Bay. Afrin Sopariwala, Sarra Tekola, Yin...

Survey seeks to help veteran community

The Whatcom County Health Department and Western have partnered up to create a survey to improve services for veterans in the community. Ann Beck,...

Western Alumnus’ film “Naturestyle” set for Bellingham premiere

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rP0-6B2pWp4 Due to an ample supply of mountains and powder snow, Hokkaido, Japan is known to outdoor enthusiasts as ostensibly one of the best places...

Eco-strategist explains how businesses can combat environment

The scientific community affirms that extreme weather is having an impact on business and has cost us billions of dollars in turn, according to...

Students to showcase art responding to word “vitality”

  To raise awareness of mental health and wellness, the Building Resilience and Voicing Empathy program (BRAVE) will showcase student art responding to the word...

Journalism students respond to proposed bill

Western journalism students could be affected by bill on freedom of expression and free speech for high school and collegiate publications.   What do you think about...

With Carver gutted, Rec Center adapts to influx of varsity athletes

By Alyssa Evans As construction workers take the place of varsity athletes in the empty shell of Sam Carver Gymnasium, the Wade King Student Recreation...

App designed for travelers with disabilities wins 54 hour startup challenge

Living with a disability poses a challenge when it comes to hotel stays, Western alumnus Daman Wandke knows first hand. But Wandke, along with...
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