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Eric Frey ’19 describes himself as soldier, scholar, veteran and artist. So much so, in fact, that t [...]

Western Oregon University’s Cannon Gallery of Art in Campbell Hall will present David George Anderse [...]

Oregon College of Education (OCE) alum Dwight Triplett ’66 is the embodiment of what can happen when [...]

  • Grab some gear for the next WOU Wednesday and Saturday's men's basketball home game. 20% off is a great deal!

#Repost @wouwolfstore
FLASH SALE!! Today, get any WOU imprinted clothing for 20% off! Spread the word and hurry in—this offer only lasts until 5:00! #howlaboutit 🐺
  • Western Accessibility Awareness Month closes next week with a comedy show by Kacey McCallister. We hope to see you there! Let us know if you've made it to any other WAAM events this month. #wouwaam #howlaboutit
  • It's GAME TIME! Come cheer on our #4 nationally ranked men's basketball! #wouwolves #redout #howlaboutit
  • When you're on campus next, stop in WUC to enjoy an exhibit of work by Eric Frey, student, artist and veteran. Also pictured, his adorable four-legged companion Nia. 
#howlaboutit #studentart #gallery
  • The trees and temperature say it's winter, but the grass and skies scream spring. Beautiful day on campus!
  • Since we didn’t get our snow last night, we went to WUC today and asked people what they would do on their ideal snow day? Here are their responses! 
We’d love to hear your favorite way to play in the snow. #howlaboutit #wolfbites
  • #Repost @wousab
WOU Wednesday is tomorrow! I repeat WOU WEDNESDAY IS TOMORROW!!! #howlaboutit
  • Campus is clear so far this morning. Keep an eye on your WOU email, wou.edu or our social channels (especially Facebook and Twitter) for updates about inclement weather and campus closures.
  • These mascots are taking over the Capitol today for #universityday2018.
  • We're hungry like the wolf for state support of higher education in 2019. Thank you to our legislators for their support in 2017! #universityday2018
  • We're thrilled to be at the Capitol today for #universityday2018! Thank you to our state legislators for supporting Oregon higher education.
  • So many people have found their match on campus. Here are a few stories of alums who met the love of their life at WOU. 
We would love to hear your story! #howlaboutit #valentinesday

Western Accessibility Awareness Month continues today with a presentation that will look at society’s reactions to people with disability doing ordinary things in the media. We'll also learn how we can be a better ally when we confronted such reaction. ... See MoreSee Less

Inspiration porn presentation

February 21, 2018, 12:00pm - February 21, 2018, 3:00pm

Inspirational stories are ever popular and the ones with that 'special person' doing something amazing gets spread like wildfire. The only problem is, the person in the story isn’t 'special' and they weren't doing anything amazing other than just going about their life. The person in the story just has a disability and was just making a sandwich. Sounds familiar? This presentation will looks at society’s reactions to people with disabilities doing ordinary things and how we can be a better allies. Join us for the lunch and learn series for Western Accessibility Awareness Month (WAAM) Presenter: Rian Gayle, M.A. Office of Disability Services, Accommodations Coordinator Western Oregon University

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