Western Insights is an online panel series created in response to COVID-19. The series seeks to provide Western alumni, our students, and community members of the broader region with access to information on current events from the perspective of the academic disciplines of the University. Speakers in the series are both the University’s own nationally respected subject-matter experts as well as external guests. The series is offered entirely online and is open to everyone.
Sessions are planned in a two to three-week interval on a variety of topics. Registration will be available one week prior
12/4/20 – Washington State Economic Forecast and Expectations
9/18/20 – Regional Economic Impacts and Forecasts
10/2/20 – Regional Employment Expectations
10/16/20 – Accessibility in the Age of COVID
11/6/20 – COVID-19: Travel Industry Implications