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Western Oregon University’s Theatre Department will be presenting the classic musical The Best Littl [...]

The time-jumping play The (curious case of the) Watson Intelligence by Madeleine George will come to [...]

  • 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
  • Learn more about our Masters of Education in Information Technology at wou.edu/grad. #wearewou #howlaboutit #infotech
  • Meet one of our amazing Information Technology faculty members: Gregory "Gz" Zobel. Have you had a class with Gz? #wearewou #howlaboutit #infotech
  • You can do a lot with a master's in information technology. #wearewou #howlaboutit #infotech
  • This week, we're excited to tell you more about our master's in information technology program. Keep your eyes peeled here (and on our Facebook and Twitter accounts @ wounews) for info about the program and hear from its faculty, students and alums. #howlaboutit #wearewou
  • Missed serenading us today for our birthday? Never fear, you can sing along at home. Thanks to Kelsey in @student_engage for leading the tune! #howlaboutit #birthdaywolf
  • It's our birthday!!! We're 162 years young. @student_engage is leading the party at WUC near Summit with cake. #howlaboutit #birthdayparty
  • It's our birthday tomorrow! Help us celebrate at 11:30 in WUC 2nd floor lobby (Jan. 18).
  • “We are not makers of history. We are made by history." Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. 
This week marks our 10th annual MLK Jr. celebration week. wou.edu/mlk (schedule of events) #mlk #mlkdayofservice #howlaboutit
  • #Repost @wousab
WOU students make sure to wear your WOU gear on Wednesdays! An exec member may see you and give you SAB prizes! #howlaboutit
  • We're excited about this new brown bag series to learn more about WOU's graduate programs. First up today is Weiwei Zhang telling us about her experience with the education master's in information technology. #howlaboutit
  • The lights have come down. Guess what that means? It's time for students to return! Can't wait to see you all on Monday.

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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Lots of higher education supporters at the Capitol today for #universityday2018! We got the morning started off right with WOU musicians and cheerleaders. ... See MoreSee Less

Oregon's public universities come together to thank legislators for their support of higher education, and ask for continued support.

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We've been swooning over these stories of Wolves meeting their mate on campus. We'd love to hear how you met the love of your life at WOU.

Let us know below or on WOU Alumni's website: www.wou.edu/alumni/home/test/
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Tickets are on sale for the upcoming WOU Theatre Department winter musical, "The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas." You can get your tickets at the WOU box office. Just $8 for students!

(Hint: it makes a great Valentine's Day present!)
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