Events

Got guest meals?

November 24, 2014

If you’ve ever purchased a meal plan on campus, you know that at the end of the quarter, all of the meals that were unused will become null, as they don’t carry over from quarter to

An a’ca-hella good concert

November 24, 2014

Western’s A’cappella Club, comprised of three distinct ensembles, will perform on Friday, Dec. 5 at 7 p.m. in Arntzen 100. This event will feature the vocal talents of Rebel Clef, the

1-2 step at the Q-Dance

November 24, 2014

Dead week is probably not when you’re thinking of your social life. Fortunately, the Queer Resource Center will be hosting its annual dance in the VU Multi-Purpose Room on Friday, Dec. 5 from

Industrialization as an art form

November 17, 2014

Art In Industry, an exhibit featuring repurposed products, will be on display in the Viking Union Gallery from Nov. 17-Dec. 5. An opening reception will be held on Nov. 20 from 6-8 p.m., during

Remember, remember the 20th of November

November 17, 2014

The Associated Students Queer Resource Center will be hosting Trans Day of Remembrance on Thursday, Nov. 20 in VU 552 from 6-8 p.m. Trans Day of Remembrance has been an annual, nationwide

40 years of music, community and radio

November 10, 2014

KUGS 89.3 FM celebrates forty years of music, community and radio with its 40th Anniversary Show. Enjoy good music and good vibes in the Viking Union Multi-purpose room on Sunday, Nov. 16 at 6:30

Drawing Jam turns a blank wall into a canvas

November 10, 2014

A Drawing Jam is underway in the Viking Union Gallery. Students are invited to come to the gallery and draw on large sheets of butcher paper that are currently covering its walls. Drawing Jam will

Power to the people: Know your rights

November 10, 2014

The Associated Students Legal Information Center and Social Issues Resource Center have teamed up to bring “Addressing the Cycle: An Open Discussion on Race, Law and Ferguson” on

Get the giggles at Last Comic Standing

November 3, 2014

AS Productions Special Events will host Last Comic Standing Thursday, Nov. 6 at 7 p.m. in the Multi-Purpose Room. This is the seventh year that Last Comic Standing has been held at Western. With

Get your Shriek on!

October 27, 2014

AS Productions Films is hosting Shriek Week, a Halloween movie series Monday, Oct. 27 through Thursday, Oct. 30. The films will be screened in Viking Union 552 starting at 7 p.m. There will even be

MEChA: Remembering loved ones

October 27, 2014

Dia de los Muertos is coming to Western! On Sunday, Nov. 2, MEChA will host their free Dia de Los Muertos event in the Viking Union Multipurpose Room from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. MEChA, one of

As One Family: 20 years strong

October 20, 2014

Filipino-American Student Association is starting off the year strong with its 20th Annual Heritage Dinner called “Bilang Isang Pamilya” or “As One Family.” The dinner is

Comedians & Coffee

October 13, 2014

On Thursday, Oct. 2, the Associated Students Underground Coffeehouse held its first Stand-up Comedy Open Mic night. The event takes place every first and third Thursday of the month from 7-9 p.m.

A night with To Write Love On Her Arms: music, a message and self-acceptance

October 6, 2014

Nearly ten years ago, a man by the name of Jamie Tworkowksi crafted a story that touched hundreds of thousands across the world about his friend, 19-year-old Renee, who had struggled with

I scream, you scream, we all scream for inclusivity and ice cream

October 6, 2014

On Thursday Oct. 9 the Associated Students Queer Resource Center will host an Ice Cream Social Kick-off Event from 6-8 p.m. in the Viking Union Multipurpose Room. The event is free and open to all.

Explore identity at the Naked Truth on Stereotypes

May 27, 2014

Not to be confused with the Bellingham Naked Bike Ride, the Naked Truth on Stereotypes will take the stage in the MPR at 7 p.m. on June 1. The event, cosponsored by the AS Ethnic Students Center and

Western’s Capoeira Club brings dance experts to campus for a day of learning and celebration

May 27, 2014

Are you ready for some rhythm? Check out the Afro-Brazilian Festival in Carver Gym D on Saturday, May 31. The event will be hosted by the WWU Capoeira Club with support from the department of

Transforming the taboo: Erotic Poetry Night

May 19, 2014

While Open Mic Night at the Underground Coffeehouse is a welcomed outlet of expression for Western students, Erotic Poetry Night allows students to express art of a different kind. What has

The Fifth Annual Queer Experience kicks off on Friday

May 5, 2014

The fifth annual Queer Experience will be held at 7 p.m. Friday, May 9 in the Viking Union Multipurpose room and Saturday, May 10 in Old Main Theater. The truth-telling event, sponsored by the

Finding safe road home: A look at sexual harassment in public transportation

May 5, 2014

A woman is beaten by a man for refusing his sexual advances in a SkyTrain station in downtown Vancouver. A transgender couple feels the heat of an angry stare from the man sitting across from them