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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 [...]

  • 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
  • We popped by the new @wou_sep building to check out their soft opening and see the new space. We asked students and staff our #WolfBites question of the week: “What do you love about WOU?” Here are their responses! 
And share he Valentine's Day love by telling us what you love about WOU. #howlaboutit
  • #Repost @wousab
WOU Wednesday is tomorrow!! Show your school spirit and loon for SAB exec members handing out free t shirts!! #wouwednesday
  • #Repost @wou_sep
We have moved locations to the old Student Health and Counseling Center. Come visit us ☺️
  • There’s still time to register for Family Weekend!#WOUFW18 #howlaboutit 📷: @student_engage
  • Any future Wolves out there? We can't wait to see you on campus soon! #howlaboutit #wousaidyes

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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We're just two weeks away from our annual Giving Day. Your support makes an enormous difference in the lives of our students. wou.edu/givingday ... See MoreSee Less

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With this weekend's winter scare, we asked students in this week's #WolfBites question, "What would your ideal snow day look like?"

If you were void of responsibilities for the day and surrounded by beautiful snowy scenery, what would you do?
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Western Oregon Journal

The Western Oregon Journal is WOU’s weekly newspaper. This award-winning newspaper is written, edited and printed by students. wou.edu/westernjournal


KWOU is Western Oregon University’s student-run internet radio station. Featuring DJs who are students and interesting programs, interviews and specials, KWOU is emerging as WOU students’ favorite radio station! wou.edu/kwou/

Northwest Passage

The Northwest Passage is WOU’s campus literary and arts publication, published twice each academic year. We take submissions for stories, poetry, photography and more. wou.edu/northwestpassage/


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