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Bill Lonneman sitting on the concrete railing outside of Miller Hall in WWU Red Square

Dr. Bill Lonneman, the Director of the Nursing program, will retire this summer after seven years of teaching courses in Social Justice and Healthcare, Health Policy and Leadership, and Community and Population Health.

Read more about An Interview With Bill Lonneman, Director of Nursing
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Dean Roxas spoke at UW Tacoma as one of the panelists that discussed AAPI in higher education.

Read more about Dean Roxas Speaks at UW Tacoma
Woodring Students at Graduation

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Your gift will help to provide the best possible learning experience and the latest in knowledge and professional readiness for students by supporting scholarships, cutting edge technology and information access, as well as faculty and program support.

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Give to the Trula Nicholas Memorial Fund

Trula Morehead Nicholas, an associate professor in Woodring’s Human Services Program, passed away peacefully at her home in Bellingham on Sunday, Nov. 8, 2020.

Trula had a passionate and undying commitment to the pursuit of social justice and to the building of community through collaboration with others, and the purpose of this fund in her name is to support collaborative projects that reflect the spirit of the projects that she worked on during her lifetime.

Learn more about the fund