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Woodring College of Education facilitates life-long learning through exemplary teaching to prepare quality education, health, and human services professionals for meaningful careers.

Miller Hall 1970

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In the News

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Congratulations to Woodring faculty promoted to Full Professor: Dr. French, Dr. Hanuscin, Dr. Hunter; and Associate Professor with Tenure: Dr. Brickham, Dr. Cueto, Dr. Pyscher.

Read more about 2020 Woodring Faculty Tenure and Promotion
Screen shot of a Zoom meeting between Taylor Iverson and her Bothell High School students.

The TODAY Show’s Education Plaza segment honors teachers who have risen to the challenge of the pandemic in creative ways. WWU alumna Taylor Iverson, choir director at Bothell High School, has gone the extra mile to keep her music classes going digitally.

Read more about WWU alumna appears on TODAY show with her students
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Western faculty Meg Warren (College of Business and Economics) and Samit Bordoloi (Woodring College) have published a Special Issue on COVID-19, Wellbeing, and Inequities in the International Journal of Wellbeing.

Read more about Meg Warren and Samit Bordoloi publish new paper in the International Journal of Wellbeing
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Upcoming Events

Your Voice, Your Choice Free Online Advance Care Planning Workshops


Adult and Higher Education Information Session


Webinar Series: Palliative Care Across Cultures


Webinar Series: Advance Care Planning in Legal and Medical Care

Realities of Advanced Medical Intervention

St. Luke's Health Education Center, 3333 Squalicum Pkwy, Bellingham, WA