Recent Events

Recent Events

Thursday, February 25, 2016 - 12:00pm to 3:00pm

February 25, 2016
12-3 pm.
Viking Union Multi-Purpose Room


Students of Speech Pathology, Education-all types, School and Mental Health Counseling, School Administration, Nursing, pre-Audiology, pre-Occupational and pre-Physical Therapy along with other health and education related majors can meet with representatives from many Puget Sound area school districts, clinics and hospitals. This a chance to find out about opportunities in local education and healthcare organizations to start building your network!


Tuesday, February 23, 2016 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm

Noémi Ban Presentation

Sharing is Healing

Tuesday, February 23

 6:00 - 8:00 pm

Arntzen Hall 100

A flyer containing a picture of Noémi Ban and information pertaining to the event

The Center for Education, Equity, and Diversity and the Northwest Center for Holocaust, Genocide, and Ethnocide Education are pleased to host Mrs. Noemi Ban once again at WWU. 

Mrs. Ban’s story is one of loss, tragedy, resiliency, hope and inspiration.  During this special event, Mrs. Ban will share her experience of the Holocaust, including her imprisonment at the Auschwitz-Birkenau death camp. A Q&A session and book-signing will follow her story, giving participants the opportunity to speak first-hand with one of the final Holocaust survivors of our time. For more information about parking, please call Parking Services at (360)-650-2945. To register, please press the button below.

A button containing a link to obtain a ticket to Noémi Ban presentation


Monday, February 8, 2016 - 5:30pm

Location: Miller Hall 156

See Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages for more information about TESOL.

Wednesday, January 27, 2016 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm

Viking Union Multipurpose Room, WWU, Bellingham. For more information:, (360) 650-7759.

Saturday, January 16, 2016 - 10:00am to 3:00pm

The Whatcom Human Rights Task Force and the Whatcom Peace and Justice Center invite the community to join us for the Annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Human Rights conference on Saturday, January 16, 2016.

Location: Syre Center at Whatcom Community College.
Doors open at 9:30 am.

This year's theme will be Listening as a Radical Act: Honoring All Voices.
Our keynote speaker will be W.Tali Hairston, director of John M. Perkins Center for Reconciliation, Leadership Training, and Community Development at Seattle Pacific University.

See Whatcom Human Rights Task Force for complete information.

18th Annual MLK Human Rights Conference poster

Friday, November 20, 2015 - 1:30pm to 3:30pm

Program Supervisor in the Office of Native Education with OSPI (Office of the Superintendent of Public Instruction) and Native scholar Michael Vendiola will kick off the Diversity Teach-in Speaker Series this year with a talk about Native Education and the new legislation, SB 5433, which mandates Native education in K-12 curricula.

Click the below link for more information about the particular ground-breaking curriculum initiative which he will be discussing, entitled "Since Time Immemorial". OSPI, private and public agencies, and several of the 29 Federally Recognized Tribes in Washington State (Links to an external site.) partnered to fund and create this curriculum.

Since Time Immemorial curriculum:



Thursday, November 19, 2015 - 6:00pm

Location: Miller Hall 235


See Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages for more information about TESOL.

Friday, November 6, 2015 - 1:45pm to Sunday, January 10, 2016 - 2:45pm

The Woodring College of Education (WCE) at Western Washington University has openings for the following tenured or tenure-track faculty positions. Committed to the creation of an inclusive, supportive community of learners that has the ability to contribute to a more just and inclusive society, Woodring seeks leaders in their professions who have experience working in and are actively committed to promoting diversity and social justice through scholarship, teaching, and service in public schools, universities, and community settings. The WCE is pursuing the shared vision to “foster community relationships and a culture of learning that advance knowledge, honor diversities, and promote social justice.” We encourage applications from diverse candidates.  WWU is an AA/EO employer.

Assistant Professor of Elementary Education – Literacy

Assistant Professor of Education – Second Language Acquisition

Assistant Professor of Secondary Education

Assistant Professor of Educational Administration

Academic Program Director of Nursing (Associate or Full Professor)


Wednesday, October 21, 2015 - 5:45pm to 7:30pm

Location: Bellingham High School Auditorium

Join us for an evening of creativity, poetry, music and fun with award winning author Kwame Alexander: Poet, Kids’ Author, Novelist, Teacher, & Cool Dude!

View the flyer for additional information.

Wednesday, October 21, 2015 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm

Please join our CEED staff in Miller Hall 005 for an afternoon of fall festivities during our annual Open House. Learn about CEED, its mission, and how to use it as a resource. Familiarize yourself with the Education and Social Justice (ESJ) minor and connect with key faculty, students and staff. Enjoy some ice cream!