October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month

October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month

According to a CDC National Intimate Partner and Sexual Violence Survey, nearly 20 people per minute are physically abused by an intimate partner in the United States. This equates to more than 10 million women and men per year. Domestic Violence Awareness Month...
Introducing UWest’s New Campus Chaplain Interns

Introducing UWest’s New Campus Chaplain Interns

UWest Student Services is delighted to announce that UWest now has two campus chaplain interns serving our students and community: Riveraine Walters and Jessica Zheng, who are taking part in UWest’s first on-campus Clinical Pastoral Education (CPE) training, provided...
Create Marigolds & Sugar Skulls for Día de Los Muertos

Create Marigolds & Sugar Skulls for Día de Los Muertos

In celebration of Día de Los Muertos, the Office of Student Life invites all students, faculty, and staff to attend a workshop to create marigolds and sugar skulls. Marigolds and sugar skulls are two important symbols for the Day of the Dead holiday, which honors the...
Dr. Lewis Lancaster Lecture – Reincarnation: Body & Spirit

Dr. Lewis Lancaster Lecture – Reincarnation: Body & Spirit

The next installment of Emeritus Professor of Religious Studies Dr. Lewis Lancaster’s “Encountering Life” lecture series is titled, “Reincarnation: Body & Spirit,” scheduled for Tuesday, October 26, 2021, at 7:00pm Pacific Time. It...