Learning together.


Building partnerships.


Serving the public, our region, the planet.

Due to public health concerns, all CEF activities will be online for fall 2020.

Stay tuned for invitations for new programming in September. 

"The program connected me to people and resources on and off campus that it would have taken me years to find otherwise."

–Josh Cerretti, History and Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies, WWU

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Our programming takes place on the ancestral homelands of the Coast Salish Peoples, who have lived in the Salish Sea basin, throughout the San Juan Islands and the North Cascades watershed, from time immemorial. We express our deepest respect and gratitude for our indigenous neighbors, particularly the Lummi Nation and Nooksack Tribe, for their enduring care and protection of our shared lands and waterways.

(For more information: WWU Tribal Relations)

Thank you to the numerous organizations that have empowered and continue to support this collaborative effort through co-sponsoring events and providing meeting space, expertise, and communication support. Special thanks to Eastern Washington University, Northwest Indian College, University of Puget Sound, Whatcom County Library System, and Whiteswan Environmental for their ongoing dedication to the work.

©2020 Community Engagement Fellows