Channel: "Academics"

Criminal Justice Career Panel 2019

WOU's Department of Criminal Justice presents the 2019 Career Panel featuring WOU alumni and other service officials. Recorded 3/7/19

Master Class In Piano: Paul Roberts

Master class in piano featuring guest artist Paul Roberts. Recorded 2/21/19

SLCD Short: Prep Session

Get prepared for your next Career and Experience Fair with this Service Learning and Career Development short. Recorded 2/18/19

SLCD Short: Resume Writing

Service Learning and Career Development presents this short video on Resume Writing. Recorded 2/18/19

Education Profile: ED352

WOU ED352 students get hands-on training during a field trip to the Polk County Museum. Recorded 11/13/18

Academic Excellence Showcase 2018 Highlights

Highlights from the 13th Annual Academic Excellence Showcase sponsored by PURE (Program for Undergraduate Research Experience). Presidential Plenary Theme: POWER Recorded 5/31/18

Education Major

Western Oregon University offers three licensure programs in undergraduate education. Find out how to succeed at WOU.

Oregon 2020: Honors Research

WOU honors students work with the Oregon Women's History Consortium to post research and celebrate the 100th anniversary of the women's suffrage movement for Oregon 2020.

Sustainability Major

Two students explain why they decided to major in the new sustainability degree at Western Oregon University.

German Major

Alaskan Amalia Morse explains why she choose Western Oregon University to major in German.

Criminal Justice Career Panel 2018

Students attending the 2018 Criminal Justice Careers Day hear from a panel of professionals. Recorded 3/7/18

Youth Immigration and Crime

Watch and see what a criminal justice class is like at WOU featuring Professor Omar Melchor-Ayala. Recorded 3/1/18

Anthropology & Brunk House

Meet Anthropology Major Mark Nicolaysen and learn about historic Brunk House. Together we engage. Recorded August 2017

WOU Focus: Student Enrichment Program

Learn more about WOU's Student Enrichment Program (SEP).

WOU's 2017 Outstanding Graduate Student

Western Oregon University's 160th Commencement featured this inspirational speech by graduate student Jennifer Kepka. Recorded 6/17/17

The Record Keeper: A Hamersly Library Exhibit

WOU senior Max Norr explores a passion for history researching World War 1 notebooks for WOU Archives. (Hamersly Library Exhibit Spring 2017)

Geography Major

Geography major Allison Yamnitsky explains why she decided to attend WOU.

Spanish Major

Find out why Eugene native Chris Munson chose WOU to double major in Spanish and Criminal Justice.

Creative Arts: Sculpture Design Sequence

WOU Art Professor Kim Hoffman and his students talk about creating sculptures that make people think. (Campus parade recorded 4/27/17)

Criminal Justice Career Panel 2017

Various law enforcement, corrections and government officials address students during WOU Criminal Justice Career Day 2017. Recorded 3/1/17

Student Clubs & Organizations

Learn about WOU's student clubs and organizations and find out why you should Get Involved!

Honors Students All

Hear what students like about the WOU Honors Program.

Academic Excellence Showcase 2016

WOU's 11th Annual Academic Excellence Showcase celebrates student research, scholarship and creative activities.

Political Science Major

Develop critical policy and thinking skills as a WOU political science major.

Philosophy Major

After 20 years in the military, discover why Brandt Van Soolen chose WOU to pursue a degree in philosophy.

Honors Program Profile

Preview the people, places and events in the WOU Honors Program.

Linguistics Major

Find your field of study. Explore a major in Linguistics at WOU.

Anthropology Major

Branch out with new experiences. Explore the Anthropology major at Western.

Information Systems Major

Discover why WOU is the right choice for Information System majors.

Gerontology Major

Find out why students are drawn to Western and enjoy the Gerontology program.

Math Major

Discover why student-athlete Amanda Evola choose Western to major in math.

PETE Program

See why WOU's Physical Education Teacher Education (PETE) program is a success.

Dance Major

See your hard work pay off as a dance major at Western Oregon University.

Sociology Major

As a sociology major at WOU, Mariela Lopez-Cruz hopes to make a difference in people's lives.

Music Major

You'll find a wide variety of musical tracks within Western's Contemporary Music program.

Chemistry Major

Discover why Chelsea Wiley choose to pursue a Forensic Chemistry major at WOU.

Economics Major

Find your field. Shelby Worthing explains why she's an Economics Major at Western Oregon University.

Visual Communication Design Major

Choose from 50+ undergraduate degrees at WOU, including Visual Communication Design.

Theatre Major

As a Theatre major at Western, you get a solid base in acting, directing, technical design and more.

English Major

WOU English majors study literary works and figures of various eras and nationalities and become versed in various theories of criticism.

Social Science Major

A BA/BS degree in Social Science is an interdisciplinary major that prepares students for a variety of responsibilities in both private and governmental agencies.

History Major

Learning to think, research and write about history is useful in a number of careers. Learn more about majoring in history at WOU.

Criminal Justice Division

Criminal justice is an exciting field with a variety of career opportunities for WOU graduates.

Community Health 2

Learn more about the WOU Community Health major from a graduate student, a current student and WOU Associate Professor Doris Cancel-Tirado.

Community Health 2 Spanish

Salud Comunitaria en español.

Dr. Lance Marr

Dr. Lance Marr talks about his undergraduate days as a science major/student athlete at Western and how it contributed to his medical career.

Interdisciplinary Studies Major

The interdisciplinary studies degree program is flexible, allowing students to select complimentary coursework from different departments and divisions.

Art Major

Develop creative problem-solving methods while mastering key principles and skills in art and design at WOU.

Earth Science Major

Take a closer look at WOU's multidisciplinary Earth Science degree, the only one in the Oregon University System.

ASL Major

Choose from 50+ undergraduate majors at Western including American Sign Language.

Computer Science Major

Everyone at Western wants to see your hard work pay off as a Computer Science Major.

Exercise Science Major

Discover why WOU is the place to get your undergraduate degree in exercise science.

Biology Major

Get your degree in biology from Western and move forward with your dream to become a doctor like Joanne Mayberry.

Communication Studies

Student-athlete Devon Alexander explains why he chose WOU to major in communication studies.

Community Health Major

Vanessa Sandoval explains why she chose Western to major in Community Health.

B.A. Denisse Gonzalez

College of Education graduate Denisse Gonzalez explains why an early childhood/elementary degree from WOU is the right choice.

Criminal Justice Major

Pursue what matters most to you. Get a degree in Criminal Justice at Western.

Psychology Major

Learn why students choose Western to major in psychology.

Business Major

Discover why Western Oregon University is the place to be for an undergraduate business degree.

Creative Arts Day

High school students from the region experience the Creative Arts at WOU.

Exercise Science Lab

Learn more about the new WOU exercise science lab.

ASL Studies

American Sign Language (ASL) is an academic program that focuses on the language and culture of the Deaf. (open captioned)

FYE Extras

Clips from 3 first-year experience classes.

Popular Music

Live your passion. Earn an undergraduate or graduate degree in Popular Music at Western.

ED 270

ED 270 is a two credit course offered each semester on Technology in Education.

Tai Chi & Karate

Tai Chi & Karate courses are available on campus for two credits. Instructor: Warren Allen

FYE first-year experience

What is FYE and how does it work? Find out more and hear what students tell us about the program.

MUSIC Feature

Music composer Ninsheng Mo shares his experience as an international student in the WOU contemporary music program.

DANCE Feature

Three WOU dance instructors explain why Western is a great place for international students to study dance.

College of Education/English

Discover why WOU's College of Education is a great place for students from Brazil, featuring ESOL and bilingual professor Maria Dantas-Whitney.

Liberal Arts & Sciences/English

Discover why WOU's College of Liberal Arts and Sciences draws students from Brazil, featuring adjunct music instructor Wagner Trinadad.

Liberal Arts & Sciences/Portuguese

Discover why WOU's College of Liberal Arts and Sciences draws students from Brazil. Captioned and voiced in Portuguese.

College of Education/Portuguese

Discover why WOU's College of Education is a great place for students from Brazil. Captioned and voiced in Portuguese.

Visual Communication Design

Visual Communication Design is a course of study focused on graphic design and digital art in the Art Department. The program offers three areas of concentration: Graphic Design/Video & Animation/Interactive Media

Criminal Justice Career Day

Thinking about a career in criminal justice? Learn about WOU's program from four successful graduates.

Gerontology Program

Western Oregon University now has Oregon's only undergraduate program in the field of Gerontology.

Gerontology Preview

Western Oregon University has developed the state's first Gerontology Major/Minor.

Academic Excellence Showcase 2011

WOU's Academic Excellence Showcase allows students to demonstrate their research and the campus community to experience the various creative interests of our undergraduate students.

TEFL

TEFL: Teaching English as a Foreign Language. Undergraduate and post baccalaureate students can now prepare for their first international/cross-cultural English teaching position.

Century of Action

Find out what happens when history and honors students work together on the Century of Action website, led by WOU History Professor Kimberly Jensen.