McVay Ecstatic Over WWU 125th Anniversary

John McVay, Walla Walla University president, is ecstatic over the grand opening of the renovated Bowers Hall during the university’s 125th Anniversary celebration.

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December 07, 2017 / Walla Walla University, WWU

On This Rock [ASWWU]

Walla Walla University students hope to raise $60,000 to further develop a trade school in Bohoc, Haiti that will teach Haitians the skills to build infrastructures and sustain themselves through agriculture.

November 16, 2017 / ASWWU, Walla Walla University, WWU

Nursing Team Leads Vaccination Program in India

October 31, 2013 / Rachel Wood / Nursing, WWU, missionaries

In September, the Walla Walla University School of Nursing organized its fourth mission trip to India to provide vaccinations for children.

Led by nursing faculty Rosemarie Buck Khng, Everly Batuik, Fred Troutman and Karen Tetz, 15 students assisted with the distribution of hepatitis A and B, typhoid, DTaP (diphtheria, tetanus and acellular pertussis) and meningococcal vaccines to more than 1,000 people at and near two Seventh-day Adventist schools in the states of Assam and Meghalaya in northeast India.

WWU Church Hosts The Longest Table

Again this year the Walla Walla University Church welcomed incoming Walla Walla University students at The Longest Table on the first Sabbath of the school year, Oct. 5.

Church members set up 180 tables on Fourth Street, from College Avenue to Davis Avenue — 1,440 feet of tables. Each table, covered in white tablecloths, seated eight for Sabbath dinner.