Portland muralist Jahdi Levvi talks about the diversity mural he painted for the MECHA Mural Project before the dedication ceremony at the Werner University Center. Recorded 6/3/22
Congratulations Class of 2022! Fun highlights of the 2022 Walk and Roll Commencement. Recorded 6/11/22
WOU's A Capella Club, The West Of Us, present A Ca-Park-a, an outdoor spring concert (performed indoors at Smith Hall due to rain) featuring hits from the 80s. Recorded 6/4/22
The Western Oregon University Music Department presents VIBIN' featuring the Western Oegon Voices in concert, directed by Claire Hudkins. Recorded 6/3/22
WOU presents the Western Oregon Wind Ensemble spring concert directed by Ike Nail, featuring Kevin Walczyk and Mendoza conducting. Recorded 6/2/22
The WOU Department of Music presents Hope & Healing, a spring concert featuring the Concert Choir & Chamber Singers directed by James Reddan. Recorded 5/31/22 (See attached document for lyrics)
The WOU Veterans Resource Center presents the 2022 Memorial Day Banquet featuring Keynote Speaker Dawson Officer. Recorded 5/31/22
Western Oregon University presents the 2022 Walk and Roll Commencement ceremony. Video includes open captions and graduate names. Recorded 6/11/22
The Western Oregon University Board of Trustees appointed Jesse Peters as the university’s next president. Here's what President Peters had to say following the board's unanimous vote. Recorded live 6/8/22.
Western Oregon University presents its 165th Commencement featuring graduate speeches, the Class of 1972 Golden Wolves, the Alumni Association Award of Excellence, messages from our deans and the conferral of degrees.
WOU honors four members of the Class of 1972 as the 2022 Golden Wolves. Congratulations Charlotte Iliff, Mike Lynch and Kurt & Maureen Davis.
The WOU Alumni Association is proud to announce the 2022 Alumni Award of Excellence. This year's award goes to Bec Williams '98. WOU Alumni President Doug Ladd talks with Williams about her career.
WOU's Tina Fuchs announces the 2022 Delmer Dewey Julia McCulloch Smith award winners: Cheyanne Bumgardner & Aliyah Favela. Recorded 5/27/22
Walidah Imarisha speaks about Oregon Black history, the history of race, identity and power in the Northwest. Imarisha is a transformative speaker, public scholar and author of several nonfiction books including Redemption, which won a 2017 Oregon Book Award. Recorded 5/12/22. (See attached document for closed captioning text.)
Portland Artist Hector Hernandez talks about his artwork at the WOU Welcome Center, building mosaics and the benefit of higher education. (Footage in Hector's studio recorded 3/3/22, mosaic installation recorded 5/10/22.)
WOU Theatre & Dance presents Spring Dance Concert 2022, an annual performance showcasing dance department faculty and student choreography. Recorded 5/7/22 (See attached document for complete program information)
WOU Salem is open for business and ready for you! Check out the remodeled facility, find out what courses are available in downtown Salem and get rental information. Learn more at wou.edu/salem
The WOU Music Department presents Music is Motion featuring the Western Oregon Winds directed by Ike Nail. Recorded 3/10/22
WOU's Social Science Symposium and the Civic Engagement Project present How to Get a Hummingbird to Listen featuring Greg Leo, an expert in the field of lobbying. Recorded 3/9/22
WOU's Social Science Symposium Series presents a forum discussion on The War in Ukraine featuring Professors David Doellinger (History) and Eliot Dickinson (Political Science). Recorded 3/8/22
WOU's FEM IN STEM speakers series presents Ann Wichmann, search and rescue dog trainer and former Colorado Park Ranger. Recorded 2/24/22
WOU's Criminal Justice Sciences Division presents Criminal Justice Career Day 2022 featuring an alumni/career panel, plus one student's perspective on majoring in criminal justice at Western. Recorded 3/2/22
Western Oregon University hosts the closing ceremony for Black History Month 2022 featuring Rainbow Dance Theatre, Kaike's Band and ASWOU Senate President Elizabeth Braatz. Recorded 2/26/22
Western Oregon University hosts Black History Month 2022, Celebrating Black Lives: Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow featuring Pastor Frank Morris, Senator Jeff Merkley, Senator Deb Patterson, Senator Lew Frederick, Julianna Jackson, Angel Harris and more. Recorded 2/5/22.
Portland writer Emilly Prado, a first-generation college graduate, reads an essay from Funeral For Flaca and answers audience questions. Recorded 1/26/22
WOU celebrates its 166th birthday with cupcakes and a new look for our mascot, Wolfie. Recorded 1/26/22.
Western Oregon University celeberates the grand opening of WOU:Salem with a ceremony featuring the Mayor of Salem, WOU dignitaries and students. Recorded 9/20/21
Western Oregon University Student Engagement presents the 54th annual Holiday Tree Lighting. Recorded 12/3/21
WOU hosts Worlds AIDS Day 2021 brought to you by the Monmouth/Independence Pride Planning Committee and the cities of Monmouth & Independence, featuring Keynote Speaker Jason Dorsette. Recorded 12/1/21
The WOU Music Department presents "How Do I Keep From Singing" featuring the WOU Concert Choir & Chamber Singers in their first live concert of the 2021-22 season. Recorded 11/30/21 (For lyrics, see attached song list)
MMIW/MMIWG2S presentation to Western Oregon staff by OSU School of Language, Culture & Society Assistant Professor Luhiu Whitebear. Recorded 11/19/21.
WouTV highlights of the 2021 Run N' Ruck sponsored by the WOU Veterans Resource Center, Campus Receation and West Coast Strength in West Salem. Recorded 11/20/21
Western Oregon University presents "Running Out of Words for Afterwards" poems by WOU literature professor David Hargreaves. Recorded 11/11/21 (For captions, see attached text document)
The Western Oregon University Chamber Singers and Voices each perform a song for 2021 Holidays at the Capitol Virtual Celebration. (Lyrics attached) Recorded 11/10/21
Highlights from WOU's 21-22 Diversity Scholars Recognition Dinner, featuring Keynote Speaker Ilce Aguirre-Wilkinson. Recorded 10/13/21
WOU's New Student Week 2021 presents Interim WOU President Jay Kenton and Motivational Speaker, Actor, Writer Monti Washington. This video includes ASL and open captions. Recorded 9/2021
Western Oregon University celebrates the grand opening of WOU:Salem. Recorded 9/20/21
WOU Interim President Jay Kenton's state of the university address. Video includes ASL & open captions. Recorded 9/17/21 (See attached file for slides.)
WOU's Valley Shakespeare Company presents Twelfth Night (or What You Will). Recorded live July 30, 2021 (See attached script)
Apple Box Childrens Theater presents William Shakespeare's Much Ado About Nothing. Recorded live June 30, 2021. (See attached script)
Highlights from Western Oregon University's 2021 in-person commencement ceremony. Recorded June 12, 2021.
The WOU Concert Choir presents its spring 2021 concert entitled "I Dream..." and directed by James Reddan. Recorded 6/3/21 at McArthur Stadium. (See attached document for song lyrics)
Western Oregon Voices presents "All The Things You Are" for their spring 2021 concert. Recorded 6/3/21 at McArthur Stadium. (For song lyrics, see attached document.)
The WOU Chamber Singers present "Bend" for their spring 2021 concert. Recorded June 4, 2021 at McArthur Stadium. (See attached document for song lyrics)
Western Oregon University's Multicultural Student Services recognizes the 2021 MSSP graduates. Video produced for release on 6/7/21.
Western Oregon University presents the 2021 Black Graduation featuring keynote speaker Monti Washington. Produced for virtual release on 6/7/21.
Western Oregon Winds presents "Immer Kleiner", a collection of light, springtime songs featuring clarinet by Holly Hang. Recorded 6/1/21
Western Oregon University presents the 164th Commencement. This virtual ceremony includes a commemorative video montage, student speeches, virtual congratulations and the reading of all 2021 graduate names.
The winner of the Western Oregon University Alumni Association 2021 Alumni Award of Excellence is Phyllis Lee PhD '57. Recorded 5/21/21 for the 164th virtual commencement ceremony.
WOU recognizes two alumni from the Class of 1971 and honors all 1971 graduates as newly inducted Golden Wolves. Produced for the 164th virtual commencement ceremony.
Opening video montage for WOU's 164th Commencement. To be released June 12, 2021.
Check out the renovated Vick Building, home to WOU Salem. Recorded May 2021.
President Rex Fuller congratulations the TRIO/Student Enrichment Program Class of 2021 graduates.
Provost Rob Winningham welcomes everyone to the 2021 Academic Excellence Showcase. Recorded for Digital Commons release.
President Rex Fuller welcomes everyone to the 2021 Academic Excellence Showcase. Recorded for Digital Commons release.
WOU Registrar Amy Clark presents plans for the university's 164th Commencement. Recorded Live 4/7/21.
Western Oregon Voices presents: In a Mellow Tone, directed by Claire Hudkins. Recorded live 3/9/21. (For lyrics, see attached document.)
WOU Chamber Singers, directed by James Reddan, present Companions in Love, Life, and Song. Recorded 3/10/21 (For lyrics, see attached document.)
WOU Concert Choir, directed by James Reddan, present Freedom And Remberance. Recorded 3/11/21 (For lyrics, see attached document.)
Snow on the campus of Western Oregon University. Footage courtesy WouTV.
WOU Staff Senate presents this Campus Update featuring information from Marcom and the Student Health & Counseling Center. Recorded 1/21/21
WOU MLK 2021 presents keynote speaker Tai Harden-Moore. This video includes ASL interpreters. Open captions begin at 1:30. Recorded 1/20/21
Campus Public Safety Director Rebecca Chiles gives a short overview of services for WOU students. Recorded 12/10/20.
A message from WOU students...about Giving Day 2021 to be held on 3-2-21.
Western Oregon University presents the 53rd Holiday Tree Lighting sponsored by the Monmouth Independence Chamber of Commerce. Recorded live 11/202/20.
"Deck The Hall" performed by the Western Oregon University Chamber Singers. Recorded for the 53rd annual Holiday Tree Lighting on November 20, 2020.
The WOU Men's Rugby team is holding a fundraiser to help support the WOU Food Pantry. Donate at wou.edu/givefoodpantry
WouTV presents 60 Seconds of Fall 2020. Recorded 10/20/20
Welcome to Western Oregon University New Employee Orientation. This video includes ASL interpreters and closed captioning, if needed, can be activated on the player.
A photo montage of just a few of our featured artists through the years. Produced for Smith Fine Arts Auction 11/15/20.
This WOU construction update features the Welcome Center and WOU Salem. Recorded 9/29/20
A convocation message from Western Oregon University President Rex Fuller for Fall Orientation 2020-21.
Western celebrates YOU, our most dedicated champions, for making a commitment to WOU and our students. (Recorded for 9/25/20 virtual event.)
WOU celebrates the 20th Anniversary of Hamersly Library. This live, virtual event was recorded 9/20/20. Video includes interpreters and open captions.
WOU President Rex Fuller kicks off fall 2020 in this State of the University address. Recorded 9/23/20.
This virtual student town hall was recorded September 1, 2020. The video includes interpreters and open captions.
WOU President Rex Fuller welcomes students to the WOU Network for Fall Orientation 2020.
Slideshow of all 2020 WOU graduate cards with name, degree, photo, personal message and announcer (in alphabetical order).
Welcome to Western Oregon University's 2020 Virtual Commencement Ceremony. Released 6/13/20
A message from WouTV during the campus closure for COVID-19. Campus scenes recorded 6/4/20.
WOU's Student Engagement presents the 2020 Black Graduation Ceremony, featuring keynote speaker Jordan Shelby West PhD.
Victoria Scholerman '04 announces this year's WOU Alumni award winner Class of 1970 alum Micheal Morgan, PhD.
This year, we celebrate by honoring four Golden Wolves representing the Western Oregon University Class of 1970.
WOU's Multicultural Student Services and Programs recognizes Class of 2020 graduates who have shaped their program and made an impact on student success. Virtual recording released 6/3/20.
A message from the WOU College of Liberal Arts & Sciences Dean Kathleen Cassity and the Dean of the College of Education Mark Girod to Class of 2020 Graduates.
All construction projects are on schedule including the Vick Building in downtown Salem, the future home of the WOU Welcome Center and seismic renovation of the Instructional Techonolgy Center. Here's a look at what's happening.
Session 3 - How to Help Your Aging Parent: Strategies for Family Well-Being presented by Professor Margaret Manoogian and Quality Assurance Trainer Michelle Wheelock, sponsored by the WOU Gerontology Department, Human Resources and the Monmouth Senior Community Center. Recorded 3/5/20
A series of short presentations about black historical figures, groups and movements sponsored by the WOU Black Student Union. Recorded 2/26/20
Session 2: Your Legal Toolbox for Aging Gracefully presented by Attorney Ryan W. Collier, sponsored by the WOU Gerontology Department, Human Resources and the Monmouth Senior Community Center. Recorded 2/27/20
Session 1 - Aging in the Right Place: Options About Where We Live as We Age presented by WOU Assistant Professor of Gerontology Melissa Cannon, sponsored by the WOU Gerontology Department, Human Resources and the Monmouth Senior Community Center. Recorded 2/20/20
WOU's College of Liberal Arts & Sciences presents Creating a Sustainable Future featuring Philip Harding, the director of technology & sustainability at the Willamette Falls Paper Company in West Linn, OR. Recorded 2/18/20
WOU's Department of Politics, Policy & Administration present this Congress to Campus panel discussion featuring former US Congressmen Rod Chandler (R-WA), Nick Lampson (D-TX) and WOU alum Anthony Medina. Recorded 2/12/20
WOU's Department of Politics, Policy & Public Administration present this Campus to Congress public forum featuring former US Congressmen Rod Chandler (R-WA) and Nick Lampson (D-TX) Recorded Live 2/21/20
Director Michael Phillips previews Urinetown, the 2020 winter musical presented by the WOU Theatre Department.
WOU's Cannon Gallery of Art presents Crow's Shadow Institute of the Arts: Selections from the Permanent Collection. Recorded 1/15/20
WOU presents Linguistics Professor Kim Potowski who explores several myths about languages in the U.S. presenting arguments and strategies for promoting multilingualism in our communities. Recorded 1/9/20
Freebie Fridays is back for winter term 2020. See what's coming up for Jan. 31 through Mar. 31. Sponsored by Student Engagement and IFC.
Oregon Senator Ron Wyden's Polk County Town Hall for 2020 hosted by Western Oregon University. (Due to some inaudible audience comments, portions of this event were edited.) Recorded 1/4/20
The Western Oregon University Department of Music presents Western Oregon Winds "Music With Attitude" directed by Ike Nail,featuring Eric Wallace on bass trombone.
The Western Oregon University Department of Music Presents "Wanting Memories" featuring the Concert Choir, Chamber Singers, Combined Choirs, Piano and Orchestra directed by James Reddan. Recorded 12/3/19
For the 2019 holiday season Western Voices presents "Mary, Did You Know" by Pentatonix, directed by James Reddan.
Activist Heidy Alachán of the Broad Movement for Dignity and Justice speaks about Honduras sponsored by WOU Latin American Studies, Social Science & Humanities Division and the Communications Department. Recorded 11/4/19 (English interpreter captions only)
A panel discussion of Free Speech on Campus covering controversial speakers, university preparedness and legal consideration. Recorded 11/7/19
Four Days in Clint: Firsthand account of a Texas border patrol facility by law professor and child advocate Warren Binford. Recorded 10/23/19
Two years in the making, the Natural Science building modernization is complete. Highlights from the grand re-opening held 10/18/19.
A special message to WOU scholarship donors. Recorded for the 2019 Diversity Scholarship Dinner 10/12.19
Trauma Informed Care: Psychological Response to sexual violence presented by Shalotta Sharp, RN and a sexual assault nurse examiner. Recorded 9/18/19
Missed the WOU-only Open House in Salem? Here's a chance to view WOU's future space in Salem. Recorded 9/25/19
Highlights from WOU President Rex Fuller's State of the University Address. Recorded 9/16/19
See what's new around campus for fall 2019.
WOU Theatre/Dance and the Valley Shakespeare Company present Hamlet. This version follows a female Hamlet, played by WOU alum Janelle Rae, who returns home from university to find her life in chaos. Recorded 8/2/19
Apple Box Children's Theater presents Beowulf made possible in part by a grant from the Polk Country Cultural Coalition, the Ash Creek Arts Center and performed at Western Oregon University. Recorded 7/6/19
The WOU Drumline and student athletes participate in the 2019 Monmouth-Independence Day Parade.
Sips 'n' Science presents WOU's Steve Taylor on the geology of the Little Luckiamute Falls sponsored by the Luckiamute Watershed Council. Recorded 6/21/19 at The Bread Board in Falls City.
Three outstanding students speak at Commencement 2019. Delmer Dewey/Julia McCulloch Smith award winners BillyAnn Stempel and Juan Chairez Casas and Outstanding Graduate Student Jonathan Breland.
The WOU Music Department presents A Choral Fantasy featuring the Concert Choir and the Chamber Singers directed by James Reddan. Recorded 6/4/19
The WOU Music Department presents A Choral Fantasy (Part 2) featuring combined choirs, orchestra and piano by music professor Diane Baxter. Recorded 6/5/19
Western Oregon University's 162nd Commencement Exercises featuring keynote speaker Rosa Lee Timm '03. Recorded 6/15/19
The WOU Department of Music presents Western Oregon Winds "Just Beautiful" directed by Ike Nail. Recorded 6/6/19
Did you know WOU has a Swing Dance Club? Learn more from Marissa McCue '21 and join the fun today! (Video produced by WouTV's Jessica Brown.) Recorded 5/31/19
The Western Oregon Symphony presents Appalachian Spring. Recorded 6/5/19
A special message from WOU students who receive scholarships.
WOU students share their most memorable experiences of the 2018-19 academic year.
The 2019 Mario & Alma Pastega Excellence Awards Ceremony featuring Scott Beaver and Rachel Harrington. Recorded 5/23/19
Highlights from the Why I Love WOU Video Contest award ceremony. Congratulations to our winner Caitlyn Healy! Recorded 5/31/19
Western Oregon University presents the 4th Annual Memorial Day Banquet featuring Keynote Speaker & ODVA Director Kelly Fitzpatrick. Recorded 5/28/19
The WOU International Club presents International Night 2019 featuring dancers, singers and a fashion show. Recorded 05/10/19
The Spirit of Dialogue: Lessons from Faith Traditions in Transforming Conflict by Aaron Wolf. This is the second video in a sustainability speaker series sponsored by the College of Liberal Arts & Sciences. Recorded 5/15/19
Enjoy these selctions from Spring Dance 2019, presented by WOU's Department of Theatre and Dance. Recorded 5/9/19
The WOU Hawaii Club presents Moólelo o ka Pakipika Lu'au 2019. Recorded 5/4/19
The 2019 César E. Chavez Leadership Conference Welcome featuring keynote and motivational speaker Mateo Raul Magdeleno. Recorded 5/3/19
Three songs from the Woodburn High School Mariachi group performance at the 2019 CECLC conference hosted by WOU. Recorded 5/3/19
The Coming Out Monologues features a collection of coming out stories authored & performed by Western Oregon University students, alumni, faculty and staff. Recorded 4/29/19
Scenes from the 2019 Pow Wow sponsored by the Multicultural Student Union. Recorded 4/27/19
Enough is Enough: Building a Sustainable Economy in a World of Finite Resources presented by Rob Dietz. This is the first video in a sustainability speaker series sponsored by the College of Liberal Arts & Sciences. Recorded 4/24/19
WOU presents the Western Oregon Wind Ensemble directed by Ike Nail, featuring guest conductor Alex Lancaster along with musicians Sam Reed & Keith Karnes.
WOU presents The Western Oregon Symphony Winter Concert. Recorded 3/13/2019
Enjoy this winter term concert by WOU's acapella group, West of Us. Performed 3/6/19
Experience WOU Giving Day 2019 with call center students, the kickoff choir, data entry workers and those who gave. Thank you to all!
Become a member of the WOU Pep Band & Drumline today! Visit us on Facebook at Western Oregon University Athletic Bands.
In remembrance of WOU Health & Exercise Science Professor Bob Hautala. Recorded 2/10/19
Western Oregon Voices presents "Pass Me The Jazz" for Giving Day 2019. Of note: This video, including the audio track, was produced on a sunny day in January during one class period.
Nationally acclaimed poet & environmentalist Todd Davis reads his works and answers questions. This event was sponsored by the English Department and the College of Liberal Arts & Sciences. Recorded 2/4/19
WOU celebrates Chinese New Year 2019: The Year of the PIG. Recorded 1/31/19
Western Oregon University presents Unconfined Life Coach & Motivational speaker Christopher Coleman for the 2019 MLK Celebration Dinner. Recorded 1/23/19
Chanting "All The Hate Has Got To Go" approximately 70 Western Oregon University students, employees and community members marched from campus to Southgate Park in Monmouth. Recorded 1/26/19
(Version 2) Find out why these staff, faculty and alumni will be giving to WOU on Giving Day 2019.
You have the power to change lives. Giving Day is March 5, 2019.
Giving Day 2019 was a tremendous success and we thank you for your support!
Find out why these staff, faculty and alumni will be giving to WOU on Giving Day 2019.
Rainbow Dance Theatre brings two works to the Smith Fine Arts stage, iLumiDance and the Garden of Earthly Delights. Recorded 1/11/19
You have the power to change lives. Giving Day is March 5, 2019.
All of us at Western Oregon University send you Season's Greetings....
The Western Oregon Symphony's Fall 2018 performance directed by Ika Nail featuring guest conductor Alex Lancaster. Recorded 11/28/18
Concert performed by Chemeketa Community College,the WOU Percussion Ensemble and the WOU Wind Ensemble. Recorded 11/29/18
Western Oregon University presents the 51st annual Holiday Tree Lighting. Recorded 11/30/18
A special holiday message from WOU President Rex Fuller.
A preview version of Western Oregon Voices performing "Carol of The Bells", a holiday song we hope will inspire you to Grow WOU.
The full version of Western Oregon Voices performing "Carol of The Bells", a holiday song we hope will inspire you to Grow WOU.
Visiting Scholar Tushar Bhardwaj and WOU dance students perform original choreography to "Drew Barrymore" by Bryce Vine. (Video produced by WouTV's Berlyn Buncal.) Recorded 11/19/18
The WOU Chinese Students and Scholars Association share their culture with a flash mob in the lobby of Hamersly Library. Recorded 11/13/18
It's the Halloween Spooktacular in downtown Monmouth featuring Wolfie and other trick or treaters. Recorded 10/31/16
Highlights form the 2018 Diversity Scholars Recognition Dinner. Welcome by WOU's Tina Fuchs and prose reading by Mariah Perryman. Recorded 10/14/18
Highlights from Western Oregon University's Homecoming events October 15-20, 2018.
Pumpkins, pumpkins and more pumpkins...it's the WOU Food Pantry fall fundraiser. Special thanks to Sue & Eric Borst for donating all the pumpkins. Recorded 10/10/18
Members of WOU's acapella group, The West of Us, perform "Light In the Hallway" at the 2018 Diversity Scholars Recognition Dinner. Recorded 10/17/18
A Little Bit Off presents Beau & Aero, a family friendly show about two aviators who meet "Flight" and "Fancy". Recorded 10/5/18
Highlights from WOU President Rex Fuller's State of the University Address. Recorded 9/17/18
Apple Box Children's Theater presents The Jungle Book at Western Oregon University's outdoor amphitheater. Recorded 7/5/18
The WOU Drumline performs at the 2018 Independence Day Grand Parade. Recorded 7/4/18
Highlights from WOU's 161st Commencement Exercises featuring student speakers Cecilia Perez, Carter Craig, Sara Madden and Alissa McAlpine. Recorded 6/16/18
Graduates of Western Oregon University Class of 2018 want to thank you for your support and inspiration during their journey as students.
Western Oregon University's 161st Commencement Exercises featuring keynote speaker Senator Jackie Winters. Recorded 6/16/18
The Western Oregon University Percussion Ensemble and Western Oregon Winds present Music You Want to Hear. Recorded 6/7/18.
Western Oregon Department of Music presents the Western Oregon Symphony directed by Ike Nail. Recorded 6/6/18
The WOU International Club & ASWOU present International Night 2018. Recorded 5/11/18
Highlights from the 2018 Africian Cultural Night at WOU. Recorded 5/2/18
WOU presents a Zapateado performance and workshop with Paola Sumoza recorded 4/26/18 during a multicultural campus event.
WOU presents a Jarana workshop with Arturo Villegas recorded 4/26/18 during a multicultural campus event.
WOU presents Taiko, Japanese Drums recorded 4/26/18 during a multicultural campus event.
WOU presents readings by faculty and students recorded 4/26/18 during a multicultural campus event.
WOU presents poetry readings by authors from "Moments Before Midnight" recorded 4/26/18 during a multicultural campus event.
Highlights from the 25th Annual Pow Wow hosted by Western Oregon University. Recorded 4/28/18
Western Oregon Winds presents Pastime with Good Company. Directed by Ike Nail. Recorded 3/15/18
The Western Oregon University Symphony presents Symphony In G Minor and other selections. Directed by Ike Nail. Recorded 3/14/18
Highlights from the 2018 César E. Chavez Leadership Conference hosted by Western Oregon University. Recorded 3/2/18
WOU students and employees participate in National Walkout Day to honor victims of a mass shooting in Florida. Recorded 3/14/18
Western Oregon University presents Chinese New Year 2018: The Year of the Dog. Recorded 2/15/18
WOU Student Veterans of America engage with the community by participating in a donkey basketball fundraiser at Central High School. Recorded 2/19/18
Because of you we surpassed our goal of $34,500. Thank you! Giving Day 2018 for Western Oregon University was a huge success.
Interesting facts about artwork recently planted near the Richard Woodcock Education Center.
Western Oregon University hosts the 2018 Monmouth-Independence Chamber of Commerce State of the Cities address. Recorded 2/7/18
:50 info spot about the Annual Fund and Giving Day 2018 at WOU.
:40 follow-up info video for Giving Day 2018
The WOU Smith Fine Arts Series presents Celtic Journeys. Celtic music from the traditional to the movies and beyond. Recorded 1/12/18
:40 info video for Giving Day 2018 at Western Oregon University
Oregon Senator Ron Wyden holds a town hall meeting at Western Oregon University. Recorded 1/13/18
Great things happen when wolves come together. Giving Day 2018 is 3-6-18. Pay it forward!
The Department of Music presents the Western Oregon Symphony and Brass Quintet. Recorded 11/29/17
Missed the celebration? Watch this encore presentation of the 2017 Holiday Tree Lighting featuring the parade and interviews with alumni and guests. Recorded 12/1/17
Spend a Little - Save a LOT with ReWOUsable dining to-go containers!
A 50th Annual Tree Lighting Special: WOU Landscape Maintenance Supervisor Kevin Hughes explains how his team will light the giant sequoia for this year's holiday event on Dec. 1st at 6 p.m.
Rex and Susan having fun during this year's recording of the holiday messages.
A holiday message to all Western Oregon University employees from President Fuller and his wife, Susan.
A 2017 holiday message for Western Oregon University alumni, friends and donors.
The WOU Department of Music presents Tom Bergeron Brasil Band featuring Choro Das 3. Recorded 10/13/17.
The WOU Food Pantry is looking for more volunteers. Learn how simple it is to become a volunteer. The pantry is located in the Academic Programs and Support Center building.
Western Oregon University celebrates the grand opening of our new Student Health and Counseling Center. Recorded 10/2/17
Take a look at what's New at WOU for Fall 2017. Recorded 9/29/17
Make plans now to attend the 50th Annual Holiday Tree Lighting on Dec. 1, 2017 at 6 p.m. Watch last year's event, then join us. Together We Celebrate.
President Rex Fuller welcomes WOU employees to the 2017-18 academic year at Western Oregon University. Recorded 9/18/17.
Highlights from The Great American Eclipse weekend at Western Oregon University.
Valley Shakespeare Company at Western Oregon University presents "Much Ado About Nothing." Recorded 8/4/17
WOU's female & male acapella clubs, Suspended and 15 Miles West, perform at the Amphitheater in Monmouth. Recorded 6/2/17
Highlights from a bilingual panel discussion about inclusion and local Latino history sponsored by WOU, the City of Monmouth and the Independence Heritage Museum. Recorded 6/2/17
Highlights from the 2017 Commencement Exercises including student speeches and the keynote address. Recorded 6/17/17
Western Oregon University presents the 160th Commencement Exercises featuring keynote speaker Matt Utterbeck. Recorded 6/17/17
North Clackamas School District Superintendent and WOU alum Matt Utterback gives the 2017 Commencement address. Recorded 6/17/17
The WOU Department of Music presents the Western Oregon Winds. Recorded 6/7/17
Highlights from the 2nd Annual African Cultural Night at WOU. Recorded 5/24/17
Highlights from the 2nd Annual Memorial Day Banquet presented by the WOU Veteran Success Center & WOU Student Veterans of America. Recorded 5/30/17
Highlights from the 26th Annual Nuestra Fiesta Latina at WOU sponsored by MSU. Recorded 5/19/17
The WOU International Club presents International Night 2017. Recorded 5/12/17
The 2017 recipients are Vivian Djokotoe for Excellence in Teaching and Eliot Dickinson for Excellence in Scholarship. (Some images may be disturbing) Recorded 5/11/17
The Coming Out Monologues are sponsored by Safe Zone,Triangle Alliance and The Stonewall Center. Produced by CM Hall. Directed by Ted deChatelet. Recorded 5/2/17
WOU's Multicultural Student Union presents the 24th Annual Pow Wow. Recorded 4/29/17
Learn about WOU's Office of Disability Services - ODS.
The WOU Strategic Plan is organized around five priorities, grounded in the values and deep history of Western.
The WOU Department of Music presents Western Oregon Winds conducted by Miriam Means and Josiah Glaser. Recorded 3/16/17
The 2017 Cesar E. Chavez Leadership Conference hosted at WOU featuring keynote speaker Roy Juarez, Jr. Recorded 3/10/17
A message with students from Western Oregon University. (Audio is in Spanish)
A message with students from Western Oregon University.
The WOU Psychology Club engages in the community by organizing a Sock Hop at the Monmouth Senior Center. Recorded 2/17/17
WOU Giving Day was a success and we'd like to say, "Thank You!"
WOU celebrates Chinese New Year 2017, the year of the Rooster. Recorded 1/27/17
Rainbow Dance Theatre presents LumiDance Revealed. A show with self illuminating costumes. Recorded 1/12/17
Oregon Senator Ron Wyden holds a town hall meeting in Polk County at Western Oregon University. This is an edited portion of the event. Recorded 1/14/17
Join us in giving March 7, 2017 #wolvesgiveback
Watch and learn the words to the WOU Fight Song, "Fight Wolves Fight" Recorded New Student Week 2015.
WOU's College of Education benefactor Richard Woodcock talks about his path to success, his research and his impressions of the new building.
The Department of Music presents the Percussion Ensemble and the Western Oregon Winds. Recorded 12/1/16
The WOU Symphony perform "La Chasse", "Carmen" and "Pirates of the Caribbean." Directed by Ike Nail. Recorded 11/3016
The WOU Alumni Assocation presents Light Up the Night, the 49th Annual Tree Lighting ceremony. Recorded 12/2/16
Season's Greetings from Susan & Rex Fuller.
Learn about Mecha de WOU.
A 2016 Homecoming message from WOU Alumni Board President Tony Crawford.
The Associated Students at Western Oregon University and the Monmouth & Independence Chamber of Commerce Candidate Forum. Recorded 10/5/16
Meet the 2016-17 WOU Phonathon call team.
Highlights from the Grand Opening of the Richard Woodcock Education Center at WOU featuring Oregon Governor Kate Brown. Recorded 9/26/16
Oregon House of Representative and WOU graduate Betty Komp speaks to the graduating class of 2016 at Western Oregon University. Recorded 6/11/16
Highlights for the 2016 State of the University address by WOU President Rex Fuller. Recorded 9/19/16
Take a look at what's new a WOU for Fall 2016.
Western Oregon University breaks ground for a new Student Health & Counseling Center opening April 2017. Recorded 7/8/16
The 2016 Pastega Awards ceremony featuring math professor Cheryl Beaver and dance professor Darryl Thomas. Recorded 5/11/16
Captioning Matters: ASL Faculty & Staff Discussion from Western Oregon University. Recorded April 2016.
Captioning Matters: A panel discussion from Western Oregon University. Recorded April 2016.
Western Oregon Wind Ensemble preforms songs from the sea in their performance of Swashbucklers Around the Atlantic.
Highlights from WOU's 159th Commencement featuring Western graduate Rep. Betty Komp, D-Ore. Recorded 6/11/16
International Night 2016 presented by the International Club. Recorded 5/13/16
Enjoy the sights and sounds of Luau 2016 presented by the WOU Hawai'i Club.
Renaissance and Baroque Music in Venice. Directed by Dirk Freymuth. Recorded 3/4/16
WOU Department of Music presents the Western Oregon Symphony directed by Ike Nail, featuring Aaron Smith. Recorded 3/9/16
Highlights from 2016 Cesar E. Chavez Leadership Conference held at WOU on March 4th.
Graduate student Rich Gomez presents "The Diamond and The Wolf" featuring WOU musicians and singers. Recorded 2/5/16
Sen. Jeff Merkley discusses the Equality Act with WOU students. Recorded 2/5/16
WOU's Multicultural Student Union presents OUT AND PROUD keynote speaker Poison Waters. Recorded 2/3/16
Highlights from Western Oregon University's 9th annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Commemorative Dinner. Recorded 1/16/16
Western Hemisphere Voices presents "Electro Swing" directed by Terra Schwartzwald. Recorded 12/1/15
The 48th Annual Holiday Parade and Tree Lighting ceremony with alumni hosts Patrick Moser and Betty Crawford.
WOU President Rex Fuller shares why he believes Western is the right choice.
Western Oregon University welcomes Tim Wise, one of the most prominent antiracist writers and educators in the United States. Recorded 10/13/15
WOU Art Department presents Drive By Press, a traditional woodblock textile printmaking company. Recorded 10/7/15
Looking for some new pick-up lines? Odds are the Dating Doctor knows them all! WOU New Student Week 2015 presents David Coleman.
Incoming WOU President Rex Fuller addresses returning faculty and staff on the state of the university. Recorded 9/16/15
See what's new on the Western Oregon University campus for fall 2015.
WOU President Rex Fuller welcomes back existing students and says hello to the class of 2019.
Music video for original song "I Go to W-O-U" written and performed by 15 Miles West, our men's acapella group.
Wolfie's got a new look and goes through mascot training to officially take over at WOU's homecoming game October 17th.
This WOU Focus highlights the Math Center located in Hamersly Library 228.
Oregon Senate President Peter Courtney at work on TruDAY. Recorded 5/19/15
The Western Oregon Music Department presents the Western Hemisphere Orchestra performing "Grab Bag." Directed by Keller Coker. Recorded 6/5/15
The WOU Health and Wellness Center is named after health advocate and Oregon Senate President Peter Courtney. Recorded 6/13/15.
The Western Oregon Music Department presents the Western Oregon Symphony "Concerto Aria Competition Winners" for 2015. Directed By Dr. Ike Nail. Recorded 6/3/15
Oregon Senate President Peter Courtney speaks to graduates at WOU's 158th commencement ceremony. Recorded 6/13/15
WOU celebrates its 158th Commencement with President Mark D. Weiss. Recorded 6/13/15 (Edited 2 hours)
The Hawaii Club presents it's 9th annual Luau featuring traditional island dancing.
WOU celebrates Arbor Day on campus with readings at three commemorative trees and the planting of a new hemlock. Recorded 5/28/15
WOU students, faculty & staff stand hand-in-hand for PEACE. Recorded 5/28/15
Western Oregon University's International Club presents International Night. Experience the world with these student performances.
These monologues are a collection of coming out stories authored and performed by WOU students, alumni, faculty and staff. Recorded 4/30/15
A video journal of the WOU Health and Wellness Center, from construction to grand opening, football facilities and exercise science labs.
American Metropole Orchestra featuring Soul Train Music Award Nominee Jose James performs at Rice Auditorium. Recorded 4/11/15
The WOU Foundation presents the 2015 Annual Western Oregon University Scholarship Dinner.
Highlights from the keynote speaker for the 25th annual César E. Chávez Leadership Conference at Western.
The César E. Chávez Leadership Conference celebrates its 25th year at Western Oregon in the new PE building featuring keynote speaker Dolores Huerta.
Comedian Nate Jackson speaks to WOU students about following their dreams, sponsored by the Black Student Union Black Excellence Series.
The WOU Alumni Association presents the 47th Annual Holiday Tree Lighting hosted by Patrick Moser & Natasha Blair.
Find out how you can support the DARE TO TEACH scholarship campaign for the Richard Woodcock Education Center.
Meet the WOU Board of Trustees, approved by the Oregon State Senate, effective July 1, 2015
WOU Softball's famous "Dog Steals Show" video went viral in April 2014.
A special thank you to scholarship donors.
Watch Amanda Valdez and Chris Buol perform their final project for COM 442:Communication and Social Change.
Western Hemisphere Orchestra featuring jazz trumpeter Cuong Vu. Recorded June 7, 2014.
WOU celebrates its 157th Commencement. Recorded 6/14/14
WOU breaks ground for The Richard Woodcock Education Center. Recorded 6/14/14
WOU's Department of Theatre and Dance present Spring Dance 2014.
The WOU Hawaii Club presents the 2014 Luau.
Performances from WOU International Night 2014
WOU dance students perform three May Day dances.
Highlights from the 2014 WOU Scholarship Dinner.
Western Hemisphere Orchestra presents the music of Gerry Mulligan & Helen O'Connell in West Coast Cool. Recorded 3/14/14
Highlights from the 2014 Cesar E. Chavez Leadership Conference keynote speaker David Edward Garcia.
"I Need A Dollar" by WOU's 15 Miles West
WOU scholarship donors hear from student recipients.
MLK Week Keynote Speaker Rev. Dr. Jamie Washington.
Celebrate the legacy of Martin Luther King with WOU's MLK Week 2014.
Junior music recital featuring Laura Killip, Erin Westfall and Sierra Mullins.
Green Dot says you have a right, a choice and the power to stand up against violence.
Highlights from the the 46th Annual Holiday Tree Lighting Festival.
Wou students perform traditional Brazilian music by Jacob Do Bandolim.
WOU President Mark Weiss welcomes participants in the Cappex online college forum.
Western celebrates the Grand Opening of the new DeVolder Family Science Center.
This WOU Focus features the Wolf Connection System.
WOU President Mark D. Weiss addresses faculty and staff for the 2013-14 academic year.
Documentary featuring the early years of Monmouth & Western Oregon University, 1853-1911
WouTV presents the 156th Commencement Program.
The Music Department presents the 2013 Concerto/Aria Competition Winners with the Western Oregon Symphony.
The Music Department presents the Western Oregon Winds & the Western Oregon Percussion Ensemble 2013 performance.
WOU students celebrate the Hindu spring festival of colors.
WOU's Hawaii Club presents The Gift Of Aloha 2013.
Music, dance, magic - WOU's International Club celebrates with International Night 2013.
Full acceptance speeches from the WOU 2013 Mario and Alma Pastega Excellence Awards, honoring Julia Smith & Tom Bergeron.
Highlights from the WOU 2013 Mario and Alma Pastega Excellence Awards, honoring Julia Smith & Tom Bergeron.
Highlights from the 2013 Annual Scholarship Dinner sponsored by University Advancement.
The WOU Art Department creates landscape mural in the lobby of APSC.
Highlights from the 23rd Annual Cesar E. Chavez Leadership Conference held at Western.
15 Miles West advance to the International Championship of College A Cappella Semi-finals. Listen to their rendition of "I Do."
This WOU Focus highlights the Honors Program at Western.
A digital media retrospective of campus events for MLK Week 2013.
CAMPUS AGAINST SEXUAL ASSAULT: a sexual misconduct education program featuring real-life scenarios with student actors.
Who Is Western Oregon University? See what the Student Affairs Committee on Inclusion (SACI) discovers.
This WOU Focus features the Writing Center where you develop your success as a college writer.
Recent changes in Federal Health Care Law means WOU students must now enroll to receive health insurance. Produced 11/2012
Students, faculty, alumni and WOU President Mark Weiss look forward to the opening of the DeVolder Family Science Center.
United Nations Department of Public Information News & Media Director Stephane Dujarric speaks at Western about Syria, world peace and the digital age.
WOU celebrates 100 years of living history in this video featuring Todd Hall archival footage, ghost stories and more.
This Wou Focus features the Werner University Center with Chinese subtitles.
The Wou Focus features the Academic Advising and Learning Center with Chinese subtitles.
This Wou Focus features the Service Learning and Career Development Center with Chinese subtitles.
Your 2013 PEBB Benefits Update, including HEM registration and Take & Track Health Actions.
WOU President Mark Weiss welcomes faculty and staff back to campus for the 2012-2013 term.
New WOU students hear from motivational speaker Will Keim on the "10 Keys To Success" in college.
This WOU Focus features the Werner University Center.
This WOU Focus features the Academic Advising & Learning Center.
This WOU Focus features the Service Learning and Career Development Center.
Hightlights from Western's 155th Commencement, featuring outstanding students and keynote speaker Mark Corcoran, VP Osram Sylvania.
Western celebrates its 155th Commencement featuring keynote speaker and distinguished alumni Mark Corcoran, VP Osram Sylvania.
WOU breaks ground for the new Devolder Family Science Center. Recorded June 16, 2012.
Three musical arrangements from The Western Hemisphere Orchestra with the Mel Brown Trio. Directed by Keller Coker.
The WOU Hawaii Club presents the 6th Annual Luau featuring traditional Hawaiian dances.
International Night 2012 features cultural performances from around the world, hosted by the WOU International Club.
Enjoy the entire Rio Nights 2012 concert with the American Metropole Orchestra featuring Brazilian singer Eduardo Mendonca. Directed by Keller Coker.
The WOU Triangle Alliance presents Around The World in 80 Days.
This highlight reel features 2 songs from the 2012 Rio Nights concert by the American Metropole Orchestra. "Take It Easy My Brother Charlie" & "Cena Do Crime"
Latino students from throughout the Willamette Valley attend the 22nd Annual Cesar Chavez Student Leadership Conference hosted by Western Oregon University.
Students from OSU's Kappa Alpha Psi fraternity perform an original step dance for African American Awareness week at WOU.
Digital gallery of snow on campus March 1, 2012.
Sonia Kovalevsky Math Day brings high school girls to campus to explore a career in mathematics.
An inside look at the new offices in the Werner University Center for MSSP - Multicultural Student Services & Programs and MSU - Multicultural Student Union.
The new student intramural recreation field with artificial turf opens on the northwest side of campus.
A new visual communication design lab opens in ITC with iMac's and various 3D software for graphic art students.
Western Oregon University students recognize Dia De Los Muertos 2011 on campus with face-painting, a photo memorial and dance.
The former President of Mexico, Vicente Fox, visits Western Oregon University presented by the Jenson Lecture Series.
POST RACE: Inside the 2011 Hood To Coast Relay with Peter and the Wolves from start to finish including a lighting storm.
RACE PREVIEW: WOU's Peter Courtney and the wolves take on the 2011 Hood to Coast Relay - 197 miles, 36 legs.
WOU's 154th Commencement Highlights include keynote speaker Congressman Kurt Schrader and distinguished alumnus Judge Marco Hernandez.
Join the WOU Multicultural Student Union as they celebrate the Latin culture with music, food and fun.
Highlights from the 18th Annual POW WOW held at WOU April 9, 2011 sponsored by the Multicultural Student Union.
Meeting the needs of first-generation students is an essential part to increasing enrollment & graduation rates. Learn five more ways you can support WOU students.
Western Oregon University is located in Monmouth, near Independence, Oregon. Take a closer look at each of these historical communities.
Western Oregon University has a new logo, new and new fashions. There's new gift merchandise, too. Check it out!
Are you fascinated with trees? Learn more about Western Oregon University's famous Giant Sequoia.
Preview WOU's new 45,000 square foot Health & Wellness Center with Director Rip Horsey. Then, join in the Grand Opening Celebration Friday, April 8th from 12-1:30pm.
Learn about Black American Poets as the camera rolls in WOU's Introduction to Poetry class. Hear from students on what African American inspires them and why.
Join the Multicultural Student Union as they promote sexual diversity and cultural awareness at Western Oregon University.
Learn more about WOU's men's a capella group, 15 Miles West, as they prepare for the ICCA West Quarterfinals. Hear from co-founders Josh Bedlion and Jonny Herrick.