Latest Communications

President Randhawa's Statement on Charlottesville

Message to Campus Mon, 08/14/2017 - 14:45

Dear Western Community,

I was horrified and deeply saddened by the tragic events in Charlottesville this past weekend. Acts of racism, Nazism, white nationalism and similar ilk have no place in society.

The vile hatred on display this weekend from white nationalists is revolting and antithetical to Western`s core values of inclusion, diversity and collaboration. At Western and all universities, the power of education must show the way to genuine acceptance and understanding, a counterweight to the ugliness and violence of racism and hatred. Western is committed to building Read more

WWU President Sabah Randhawa explains...cricket

Video Tue, 05/16/2017 - 09:52

Final Report and Recommendations from Task Force on Preventing and Responding to Antisemitism

Message to Campus Tue, 05/02/2017 - 12:06

Dear Western Community,

Once again, we want to express to you our deep appreciation for all you do to make Western a caring community. Thank you for the care and respect you show one another; this makes Western a very meaningful place to learn and work.

In an earlier email, we shared with you that in recent months the number of antisemitic incidents have increased across the nation, including here at Western. Antisemitism and other acts of discrimination, bias and hate have no place at Western. As noted previously, a task force was charged with recommending ways to educate Read more

WWU & President's Tweets

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Congrats to who were selected 2nd in the 2017 GNAC Preseason Coaches Poll! https://t.co/rZJAbYXgyW