• Keep your resolution alive at the Peter Courtney Health & Wellness Center.
  • WOU students reading to preschoolers.
  • WOU students wow in Theatre productions.

What's Happening


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  • This weeks The Western Journal is available all around campus and online! @thewoujournal #howlaboutit #wou
  • An hour ago, blue skies. Five minutes ago, hail. It looks like it snowed! #oregon #traveloregon
  • The Cannon Gallery of Art opens a new exhibit today with an opportunity to meet the artist, Hollis Hammonds. "The Space Between: Believing and Forgetting" runs today through March 24.
  • Geographic information systems (GIS) major Allison Yamnitsky, from Corbett, Ore., is already using the skills she's learned in class for a job at the Oregon State Lands Department. Read more at wou.edu/woustories. #howlaboutit #gis
  • Free at the door for WOU students (with WOU ID)! #howlaboutit #lomaxproject #folk
  • Tonight's sunset...😦. Taken at Marr Park in Monmouth. Tag us in your sunset photos from tonight!
#sunset #howlaboutit
  • Any Pokémon Go players on campus? New critters were released and lots to be found!
  • The Research Institute's Child Development Center now partners with Start Making a Reader Today. Volunteers come in weekly to read to TRI's CDC kids. How great is that? #howlaboutit #literacy
  • WOU men's basketball has two home games this week. Tonight at 7:30 against Alaska and Saturday at 7:30 p.m. against Alaska Anchorage. Come support our Wolves! 
#wouwolves #howlaboutit
  • Happy Valentine's Day! We'd love to hear about those of you who found your true love on campus. No, the crazy delicious maple bars found in WUC and Valsetz don't count. #howlaboutit #valentinesday
  • @fox12oregon came to campus today to talk with our WOU Food Pantry leaders. Can't wait to see the story when it's done!
#howlaboutit #foodinsecurity
  • Another beautiful rainy day at WOU! #howlaboutit #wou #rainydays

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All in a day's work - our men's basketball team having fun after practice with some dunks.

Catch them Thursday night vs Alaska & Saturday night vs Alaska Anchorage.

Tip off for both is at 7:30 p.m. at New P.E.
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All in a days work our men's basketball having some fun after practice with some dunks. Catch them thrusday night vs Alaska & Saturday night vs Alaska Anchorage Tip off for both is at 730pm At the NewPE building

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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


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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/

  • Criminal Justice Career Day. 3/1/2017 10am-2pm. Click here for more information.
  • General Scholarship Deadline, March 1. To access the scholarship database visit your WOU Portal and click on the "WOU Scholarships!"


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