Center for Innovation in Education

CIE Mission 


The Center for Innovation in Education is committed to enhancing education at Western Washington University's College of Business & Economics by fostering partnerships between business and the university.

This partnership is fostered through a variety of programs and events including on campus speakers, mentorship as well as teaching awards. We encourage you to take advantage of CIE and participate in our next event


  • Professional Readiness

    • CIE offers Professional Readiness seminars that help students improve networking and interview skills, as well as planning for future careers and opportunities

  • Speaker Series

    • These events bring Senior executives to campus to speak on a variety of business topics including Strategy and Ethics​

  • Western Business Summit

    • This event provides an opportunity for the CBE faculty, business community, and students to gather, network and recognize accomplished faculty & students​

  • Leadership Lunches

    • Luncheons at business firms bring leaders in industry and other organizations together with selected CBE student leaders



Dr. Wing M. Fok, Director and Associate Dean 
Office: Parks Hall 419E
Phone: 360.650.2802 Fax: 360.650.4844 
Morgan Freed, Administrative Assistant
Office: Parks Hall 419
Phone: 360.650.4583 Fax: 360.650.4844