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  • Share your campus snow pics using #howlaboutit!
  • If you don't feel safe commuting from where you are, contact your professor(s)/supervisor to make arrangements.
  • 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

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


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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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