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Dr. Vélez is an Associate Professor in Secondary Education and the Founding Director of WWU’s Education and Social Justice Minor. Her work broadly analyzes the causes of racial inequities in education, and how they impact the educational trajectories of Students of Color, particularly Latinxs students.Read more about Dr. Verónica Vélez Awarded 2020 Excellence in Teaching Award
In the News
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 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
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