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  • Our Western Voices and Chamber Choir join voices to sing the OCE Hymn and WOU Alma Mater to alums at lunch. 🎶😍🐾 #wouhomecoming #howlaboutit
  • There is so much Homecoming fun today and tomorrow! Here’s a snapshot of the schedule. We can’t wait to see you at the pep rally tonight where we’ll light the W on 🔥 #wouhomecoming
  • Two days, four hours and 47 seconds until the @jacob.jolliff band comes to campus! 🎉😍🙌 WOU students are free (all other students only $11!). 🎶
Visit wou.edu/SFA for ticket info and full details. See you at Rice Auditorium at 7:30pm on Friday?! #howlaboutit #bluegrass
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Mirror, mirror on the wall who’s the fairest Senior of them all? Nominations for Homecoming Court and Wolf Royalty ends on Friday, October 5th at 5pm 🐺👑 link to nominate is in our bio! 
#howlaboutit #westernoregonuniversity #wolfroyalty #acrossthewouniverse
  • We can't wait for tomorrow night and are so excited @pdxcelloproject is kicking off their national tour on campus. If you're a fan of @radiohead, you *definitely* don't want to miss this show.
Hey WOU students, admission is free for you! We'll see you at Rice Auditorium tomorrow night.
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Rehearsing the music of Radiohead. Tour kicks of this Friday!

#radiohead #okcomputer #howlaboutit
  • Come chat with Monmouth PD officers over a free cup of coffee at the WUC Plaza between 9am and noon today. #coffeewithacop #howlaboutit
  • Hey WOU students, did you know the first 300 of you to the @wou_football game today get a sweet free t-shirt? Oh yeah! #wouwolves #howlaboutit 
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Game ready
  • Good morning, Wolves! It's going to be a beautiful day. What are you up to today? #howlaboutit
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2nd Annual New Student Sunrise 🌅 Good luck to this new chapter new students! ☀️ #howlaboutit #westernoregonuniversity #newstudentsunrise #wousab
  • We can't wait to have everyone back on campus Monday!! Are you ready for fall term? #howlaboutit #fallterm
  • We can't wait to see the next one in four years with a cap and gown! Happy move-in day!

#Repost @dvanderyacht18
All moved in 🐺
  • We love to see big smiles on move-in day. 
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WOU hoo 

2 days ago

Western Oregon University

Congratulations to our 2018 Wolf Royalty!Congratulations to Carlos Chairez and Riley Bardes, our 2018 Wolf Royalty! And a huge thank you to our entire Homecoming Court for being such great leaders on WOU’s campus! #WOUHC18 #wolfroyalty #howlaboutit @ Western Oregon University ...

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3 days ago

Western Oregon University

To all of our alumni visiting this weekend, welcome back to campus! We hope to see you all at the pep rally tonight. ...

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Today is the national Great ShakeOut Earthquake Drills! At 10:18 a.m., DROP, COVER, and HOLD ON.DROP to the ground (before the earthquake drops you!),COVER your head and neck with your arms and seek additional shelter by getting under a sturdy desk or table if nearby; andHOLD ON to your shelter and be prepared to move with it until the shaking stops.If there is no table or desk near you, drop to the ground and then if possible move to an inside corner of the room. Be in a crawling position to protect your vital organs and be ready to move if necessary, and cover your head and neck with your hands and arms. Do not move to another location or run outside. Earthquakes occur without any warning and may be so violent that you cannot run or crawl. As soon as the shaking stops, then move to a safe outdoor space. ...

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Are you ready to bust out some roller skates and glide around the Pacific Room-turned-roller rink?The Galactic Roller Rink goes from 6 to 10 p.m., as the Homecoming week fun continues. Roll into the weekend with this out of this world Roller Rink.The first 20 people who show up will get a free Homecoming shirt! ...

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