Upcoming Events

Western Washington University's Office of Equity welcomes you to participate in a multitude of events offered on campus, and also online.

We invite you to join us on the  journey to create a welcoming community of people committed to diversity, inclusion, equity, accessibility - and ultimately belonging. 

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Black History Month

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February 2024

Western Washington University is proud to celebrate during February with a calendar of events across the university, organized and sponsored by a variety of organizations, departments, and clubs. 


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TBD 2024

Juneteenth, or “Freedom Day” is the oldest nationally celebrated commemoration of the ending of slavery in the United States. This holiday is considered the “longest running African-American holiday” and has been called “America’s second Independence Day.”

Latine Heritage Month

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TBD 2024 September 15 - October 15, 202

Bienvenidos! Latine Heritage Month (also known as Latino/a/x or Hispanic Heritage Month) is a time to honor Latine cultures and communities and to celebrate the past, present, and future accomplishments and contributions of those who are part of the Latine community.