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  1. Four finalists chosen for Homer City ManagerRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Homer News

    ... Port of Anacortes, Wash. He graduated in 1998 with a masters of business administration from Western Washington University, Bellingham, and in 1993 with a bachelor of arts with a minor in international relations from Brigham Young University, Provo, ...

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    7 hrs ago | Lake Chelan Mirror

    ... movies about super heroes as well. She eventually wants to go to college in-state, perhaps Western Washington University in Bellingham. "I love it in Bellingham," she said. Her favorite subjects are English and history. "It's interesting to find out ...

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  3. Researchers produce two bio-fuels from a single algaeRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | ECNmag

    A common algae commercially grown to make fish food holds promise as a source for both biodiesel and jet fuel, according to a new study published in the journal Energy & Fuels . The researchers, led by Greg O'Neil of Western Washington University and Chris Reddy of Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, exploited an unusual and untapped class of chemical compounds in the algae to synthesize two different fuel products, in parallel, a from a single algae.

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  4. Jet Fuel from Algae?Read the original story

    17 hrs ago | Environmental News Network

    A common algae commercially grown to make fish food holds promise as a source for both biodiesel and jet fuel, according to a new study published in the journal Energy & Fuels . The researchers, led by Greg O'Neil of Western Washington University and Chris Reddy of Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, exploited an unusual and untapped class of chemical compounds in the algae to synthesize two different fuel products, in parallel, from a single algae.

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  5. Scientists produce two bio-fuels from single algaeRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    ... it's an interesting new strategy for making renewable fuel from algae," said Greg O'Neil of Western Washington University and lead author. "The alkenones themselves, with long chains of 37 to 39 carbons, are too big to be used for jet fuel," O'Neil ...

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  6. Valley Stars: Peace Corps volunteer headed to South PacificRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Contra Costa Times

    ... of Kathy and Daniel Proctor, of Pleasanton, a 2010 graduate of Foothill High School and of Western Washington University, where she earned a degree in Human Services. Lawrence Scholar Awarded Fellowship: Matthew C. Levy, a Lawrence Scholar in the ...

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  7. Alkire appointed clinical director of operations for Novelty Hill Physical TherapyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 24 | Redmond Reporter

    ... a doctorate of physical therapy, as well as a bachelor of science and exercise science from Western Washington University. She is an active member of the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) and is certified in ASTYM for upper extremity, ...

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  8. Sounders hire Ante Razov as assistant coachRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Seattle Times

    ... the 2002 CONCACAF Gold Cup title. Jaamon Echols came off the bench to score 17 points as the Western Washington University men's basketball team (10-8) won 64-61 over Saint Martin's (5-13). Western has won 50 of its past 51 games at Carver Gym. ...

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  9. Researchers devise method to produce jet-range hydrocarbons as...Read the original story

    Thursday Jan 22 | Green Car Congress

    ... obtained from each step. Credit: ACS, O'Neil et al. Click to enlarge. Researchers from Western Washington University and Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution have developed a method to produce jet-fuel range hydrocarbons as a co-product of the ...

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  10. 'Shattered Glass in Birmingham': Author recalls father's civil rights workRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Alabama Live

    ... others and to bring about change for the better in Birmingham. Jimerson, now a professor at Western Washington University in Bellingham, Wash., wrote of his time in Birmingham and his father's involvement in Birmingham's civil rights movement in the ...

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  11. Oak Harbor Feed the Need food drive exceeds 2014 resultsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Whidbey News-Times

    ... all of which were on the list of suggested items. Julia Williams, a human services student at Western Washington University in charge of organizing the volunteers, said help came from military personnel from Fleet Readiness Center Northwest, ...

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  12. Why is UW Tacoma's graduation rate low?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Seattle Times

    ... has a six-year graduation rate of 80 percent, for example, and Washington State University, Western Washington University and the UW Bothell are 64 percent or above, as well. UW Tacoma is the most diverse public campus in Washington, and it also has ...

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  13. Falcons dominate both Alaska teamsRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 21 | The Falcon

    ... had really good offensive rebounding too." The win came after a tough loss to division rival Western Washington University last week, when SPU was beaten by a last second buzzer beater. "Last week was rough, but we knew we had to bounce back tonight ...

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  14. American Slavery + Environmentalism + Cyberspace?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Accuracy In Academia

    ... and natural extension of British enclosure." According to an assistant professor from Western Washington University, the plantation and slave culture "underlies the human economy." Christopher Loar felt that the taming of the Southern wilderness, or ...

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  15. Join a conversationRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 18 | HeraldNet

    ... because that was my emphasis in college," said Bachmann, who has a graphic design degree from Western Washington University. "We sat down at the computer and started concepting ideas. It was our summer project. We found a developer through oDesk . ...

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  16. M-P and MG swim captains lead by example and enthusiasmRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 18 | Marysville Globe

    ... use his physical and leadership skills he has learned from swimming to join the Army and go to Western Washington University to become a history teacher after that. "I learned to be really dedicated and not be selfish," he said. "I feel like going ...

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  17. Bothell High School grad earns scholarship from WWURead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 18 | Kenmore Reporter

    Western Washington University student Kaelin Newman, a Bothell High School grad, received the $2,300 Kurt Schmierer Memorial Endowment scholarship for the 2014-2015 academic year. The scholarship is given to students majoring in Geology at Western.

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  18. Five finalists selected in city flag contestRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 17 | Missourian

    ... Others came from professional artists such as Mudd, who earned a degree in graphic design at Western Washington University. All the designs were posted on the Columbia Daily Tribune's website , where people could vote for their favorites. One of the ...

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  19. Hackers Descend on a Campus Near YouRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | Chronicle.com

    ... student projects, and introductions to sponsors, said Mr. Quinlan, who graduated from Western Washington University in 2013. The league has livestreamed events before, Mr. Quinlan said, but this will be on a much larger scale, with commentators ...

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  20. New vision: Auto Row, meet 'College Town'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | North Kitsap Herald

    ... with four-year degrees in business, education, environment and human services offered through Western Washington University. WWU, which has branded itself locally as Western on the Peninsulas, also offers lectures and public presentations on various ...

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