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Author Stephen Prothero will spoke on Tuesday, Nov. 15, at the Performing Arts Center Concert Hall at Western Washington University. Prothero is the author of the New York Times bestseller “Religious Literacy: What Every American Needs to Know–and Doesn’t” (HarperOne, 2007), which is the Western Reads book for 2011-12. Western Reads is WWU’s campus-wide reading program designed to promote intellectual engagement and civil discourse among members of the campus community.

The "Everything Small" exhibit in the VU Gallery ends Friday, Nov. 18.

Admission to the gallery is free. Hours are 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

The 2011-12 WWU Connections series of talks at Village Books kicked off this week with a presentation by Clarissa Mansfield, author of the local blog "Vegan in Bellingham."

Mansfield is a full-time staff member -- a library/archives paraprofessional, to be exact -- in the Western Washington University Libraries. In her presentation, she shared her passion for delicious food, debunked myths about veganism and offered thoughts on cooking and eating out.

Western Washington University students helped produce live coverage of election night in Whatcom County on Nov. 8, 2011.

The Western Washington University volleyball team won its last two home matches of the year this past weekend, completing a thrilling five-set victory over No. 24 Seattle Pacific University on Thursday and then cruising to a three-set win over Montana State University - Billings on Saturday.

Two regular-season matches remain for the Vikings, who travel to Central Washington University on Thursday and to Northwest Nazarene University on Saturday.

The ladies currently sit at second in the GNAC standings, tied with University of Alaska Anchorage.

It's definitely fall quarter here at Western Washington University. Leaves are changing colors and falling, and the weather has shown its flair for the dramatic with impressive displays of wind and rain.

At 2 a.m. Sunday, Nov. 6, don't forget to set your clocks back one hour to 1 a.m.

Photos by Rhys Logan | University Communications intern

The major renovation of Miller Hall at Western Washington University is complete, and a dedication ceremony was held for the building on campus Nov. 2.

The Associated Students at Western Washington University played host to the second annual Halloween Costume Ball in the Viking Union Multipurpose Room on camps Friday, Oct. 28, 2011.

The event was sponsored by the AS Veterans Outreach Center/Disability Outreach Center.