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WWU alumni in the news

Have you or a fellow WWU alumnus been in the news? We want to celebrate with you.
Your career milestones are an inspiration to current and future WWU students.
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Jordan Brooks
2017 | Biochemistry and Pre-pharmacy

Jordan Brooks was awarded the Bowl of Hygeia Award, the highest honor given to a graduating student in the School of Pharmacy at UCSF.
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Kristyna Hyblova
2021 | Engineering

Kristyna has been awarded a highly competitive graduate research fellowship from the National Science Foundation.The grant covers 3+ years of graduate study, which she will be doing at the University of Notre Dame.

Kevin Krueger
1987 | Mass Communications

Jerry Woods
1997 | Mass Communications

Krueger and Woods played important roles in helping WGTS 91.9 be recognized as ‘Religious Station of the Year 2021’ by the National Association of Broadcasters’ Marconi Radio Awards.

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Back to You

Alumni share their stories in their own words

Flowers, food, and knowing my neighbor
November 29, 2021

Flowers, food, and knowing my neighbor

by Bill Gerber '84, business administration

Gratitude for mentors
November 12, 2021

Gratitude for mentors

By Dustin Kelley '11, history and religion

Recognizing God's protection
November 12, 2021

Recognizing God's protection

By Marie Kneller '68, elementary education

Discovering the joy of learning
November 12, 2021

Discovering the joy of learning

By Lou Kinzer Blanchfield '69, nursing

Making a difference for others
November 12, 2021

Making a difference for others

By Walt Meske '62, education

Westwind magazine

Curated stories and news to inspire and reconnect WWU alumni

Current issue: Summer/Fall 2021

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Walla Walla University alumni as well as current and former faculty and staff are invited to submit AlumNote information to be included in Westwind.

In Memory
Family members of deceased alumni, faculty, and staff are invited to submit obituary information to be included in Westwind.

Westwind staff
 Kelsi Nash
Student staff writers: Kiersten Ekkens, Brooke Fisher, Ashley Herber

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