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  • Mark your calendars! #howlaboutit
  • The tree is lit! What a wonderful evening. Check out our coverage on Snapchat @ westernoregon.
  • After the tree is lit, head into the WUC and share your favorite Holiday Tree Lighting memory with us. It may be used to help promote next year's - the 50th! We'll also be roaming around outside with a whiteboard to collect your memories.
  • Latest issue of the Northwest Passage is out now. Coloring the cover is a great way to de-stress during Dead Week and Finals Week.
We now know from experience 😍 #howlaboutit
  • #Repost @msuwou ・・・
Today at 3pm! Latinos in Oregon: Language, Culture and Identity at a Time of Transition
  • Stressed out about finals? Come pick up a balloon on your way to class and Squeeze the Stress Away. They will be at the WUC until 2! #howlaboutit
  • Dead Week events continue today with holiday cards, stress balls and a fitness party. Yoga at 6pm and Aumba at 7pm. Come and go, or stay the whole time. #howlaboutit
  • Dish breaking and homemade treats from kiddos in the Child Development Center. Its been a great Wednesday! #deadweek #howlaboutit
  • The 49th annual Holiday Tree Lighting is this Friday! #howlaboutit
  • What makes you smile about yourself? Come add to the wall of positivity this week in WUC! #wousmiledrive #deadweek #wou #howlaboutit
  • Now it's even easier to catch them all around campus and town with this new Pokemon Go game tracking. #pokemongo
  • #Repost @nwponline ・・・
Are you participating in NaNoWriMo? Come to ASWOU's event tonight in the Calapooia room! We'll be there.

The tree is lit! What a wonderful evening. Check out our coverage on Snapchat @ westernoregon.
Share your Holiday Tree Lighting pics in the comments and we'll share our faves!
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