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  • Loving the blue sky and cool breeze today. Here's hoping the weird weather is behind us!
  • Beautiful photo taken this morning by @wouhousing. #howlaboutit
  • Our 3rd SOAR of the summer is off to an excellent start! #wousaidyes #howlaboutit #westernoregonuniversity #summerorientation #gowolves
  • Ellen is a PLUS Team coordinator and has been involved with the team for a couple of years. She shares some of her experiences and gives tips about registration and classes. Will you be at SOAR this weekend? Excited to register for classes? #howlaboutit
  • Are you in town this weekend? Come watch local kids perform an adaptation of Beowulf, written by WOU writing instructor Maren Anderson. It’s free and open to all! The performance is outside of Rice Auditorium, so bring a blanket or chair to sit on. #howlaboutit
  • We loved the parade today. Did you have fun? #howlaboutit
  • So much fun happening in Monmouth and Independence today! The first photo is Monmouth activities and the second is Independence. We hope to see you there.
  • Happy July! How’s your summer going?
  • Will you be attending one of our SOAR events this summer? Meet Ellen, a returning PLUS Team member that you’ll meet at SOAR. She shares what you’ll be doing at SOAR. #howlaboutit
  • We knew campus was a magical place and now #wizardsunite proves it. But, unfortunately, we don't have levitating books at the @wouwolfstore yet. 📚Who's playing? If you're looking for friends, share your code below!
  • We'll be posting the full Commencement ceremony video this week. Here are some highlights from Saturday in the meantime. It was such a wonderful day! #wougrad
  • Hey grads, can you spot yourself? Thanks to President Fuller for taking these photos! #wougrad

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Who signed up for one of this weekend's SOARs? 😍The PLUS Team is excited and ready for SOAR #2. ...

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Will you be around Monmouth on July 3rd or 4th? Here are the Independence Day festivities happening in town.Here is the July 4th Festival schedule! See you there for music, food and fun! ...

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We are so pleased that our alumna, Rosa Lee Timm, came back to campus as our Commencement keynote speaker. Rosa Lee is an American Sign Language performer. Here's her Commencement address for our class of 2019.Western Oregon University's 2019 Commencement Address featuring WOU graduate Rosa Lee Timm '03. Recorded 6/15/19 ...

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