Exhibits & Galleries

Past Display Case Exhibits at Western Libraries

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Hurricane Katrina devastated New Orleans, Louisiana on August 29, 2005. It was the costliest natural disaster, as well as one of the five deadliest hurricanes, in the history of the United States. More than 300,000 homes were damaged or destroyed and more than one million people were affected. As... more
Display by: Emma Sieh
Display Date: 9/09/2015
Conference Services
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Display by: Conference Services
Display Date: 10/13/2018
Did you know that the Theatre Department's Costume Shop rents costumes not only to WWU students, faculty, and staff, but also to the community for theatrical and educational use? The costume storage is filled with costumes made or purchased for use in Western's theatrical productions. Currently... more
Display by: Rainbow Koehl, Costume Rental Coordinator, & Lindsey Bullene, Distinguished Student Employee: Costume Archiving & Rental
Display Date: 9/22/2011
CSD Post-Bacc Program
The Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders (CSD) offers engaging and challenging courses and clinical experiences for students studying at the undergraduate, post-baccalaureate, and graduate levels. Upon graduation, undergraduate students majoring in CSD will be well-prepared to pursue... more
Display by: Amanda Brock
Display Date: 11/04/2017
What is Cybersecurity? Through partnerships with some Washington Community Colleges, students can build directly upon their Associate's Degree to pursue a Bachelor of Science in Cybersecurity, preparing students for a career in preventing and responding to internet security breaches that... more
Display by: Computer Science Department
Display Date: 11/12/2019
Dinosaurs! Majestic. Fascinating. Often sharp. The WWU library has materials on  dinosaurs in several collections including: children’s, reference, DVD, government documents, and Special Collections. Explore the world of what once was…and perhaps, what once could be again (i.e.... more
Display by: Sarah McCully
Display Date: 8/09/2018
Western Libraries Heritage Resources invites faculty and students to discover and explore the unique and archival materials available in our collections. The Center for Pacific Northwest Studies, Special Collections, and University Archives work together to document the culture and history of... more
Display by: Rozlind Koester
Display Date: 9/18/2015
The nation’s legacy of the late 1960’s and early 1970’s is one of defiance, protest, discord, and tumult. The U.S. involvement in Cambodia and the unpopular war in Vietnam led to an eruption of protest movements, largely held on college campuses across the nation. Western was not immune to these... more
Display by: Kristi Roberts and Megan Garbett (WWU History Graduate Students)
Display Date: 2/06/2013
The word "DIVERSITY" can mean a lot of different things to a lot of different people.  The most important thing that you have to consider is your part in this diverse world.  We all must do our part to be considerate, aware, and active in recognizing the needs of other diverse... more
Display by: Amy Sedovic & Emma Sieh
Display Date: 9/26/2016
Display by: Rob Lopresti
Display Date: 5/24/2017