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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.

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In the News

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Western Washington University Associate Professor of Secondary Education Verónica N. Vélez, founding director of the university's Education & Social Justice minor, is handing over the program’s reins to Nini Hayes and Angela Fillingim, who will act as co-directors.

Read more about Education & Social Justice Minor Sees Transition in Leadership
Trula Nicholas

Trula Morehead Nicholas, an associate professor in Woodring’s Human Services Program, passed away peacefully at her home in Bellingham on Sunday, Nov. 8.

Read more about In Memoriam: Trula Nicholas
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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
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