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  • The @wouwolfstore will be open over the weekend for our eclipse guests. There's some awesome stuff in there!
  • The final few performances of Much Ado About Nothing start tonight on this amazing outdoor stage. This is a shot from the back. Want to see the front? Head to Rice Auditorium for the 7:30pm show tonight, tomorrow or Saturday. It's free! #howlaboutit
  • Do you qualify for the Oregon Promise? If so, check out our new 2017-18 scholarship programs to help you get the university experience. Learn more at wou.edu/finaid. #howlaboutit
  • Temps hit triple digits. WOU squirrels be like 
  • Did you see the new food truck in town? Greek food on North Catron. Have you tried it?
  • We're a month away! There are still camping and RV spots available on campus. Visit wou.edu/eclipse. 
Will you be on campus for this incredible event?
  • Team WOU finished cycling from Seattle to Portland! Way to go! #howlaboutit #bikestp
  • The WOU crew is more than halfway through today's ride of 100 miles! Have you seen them on the road? #howlaboutit #bikestp
  • The WOU crew logged half their journey - 100 miles so far. Amazing! #howlaboutit #bikestp
  • A group of WOU employees are biking from Seattle to Portland this weekend, sporting a rad WOU cycling kit. If you see them on the road, post a pic with #howlaboutit and #bikestp!
  • Anyone else enjoying this gorgeous day? #howlaboutit #summer
  • The moon was saying howdy this morning by the Woodcock Center.

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/

  • New scholarship! Oregon Promise Qualifiers. Our WOU Jump Start Plus scholarship can help put the university experience within your reach. Click here for more information.


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