NW5C News

NW5C Pilots its First Intensive Summer Course

In this jointly-run course--an NW5C pilot--students live and study across the Northwest, with stopovers at three colleges: Whitman College, University of Puget Sound, and Willamette University. The three-week course starts July 26th and is the first for-credit offering from the consortium partnership.  More information can be found below.

NW5C Food Systems NW 2014 Course Info.pdf

Summer 2014 Digital Pedagogy Workshop

A summer workshop for faculty, Critical Pedagogy and the Digital Humanities, exploring methods and approaches for using technology to teach the humanities and humanistic social sciences, will be hosted August 14 - 16, at Lewis & Clark College. To get more information and to register for this exciting event, please visit


NW5C Fall 2014 Gatherings

 * Race & Pedagogy National Conference: What NOW is the Work of Education and Justice?: Mapping a new Critical Conscience will be hosted at the University of Puget Sound September 25 - 27.  Information at


 * Annual Conference, September 26 - 28, Skamania Lodge.  Please contact NW5C staff for more information.

 * Visual Culture Colloquium: CONVERGENCE

The Northwest Five Consortium will host its inaugural Visual Culture Colloquium on October 3 - 4, 2014, at Willamette University in Salem, Oregon.  More information and the full call for submissions can be found below.

NW5C Visual Culture Colloquium Call for Submissions.pdf


NW5C 2014 Fact Sheet

The Northwest Five Consortium 2014 Fact Sheet is available below.

NW5C Fact Sheet May 2014.pdf

NW5C 2013 Annual Report

The Northwest Five Constortium annual report is available below.
NW5C 2013 Annual Report.pdf


2014 Fund for Collaborative Inquiry Project Awards

The Northwest Five Consortium is pleased to announce the 2014 Collaborative Inquiry funded projects.  Project abstracts can be found below.

NW5C 2014 Collaborative Inquiry Project Abstracts.pdf


NW5C Getting Started Information

Consortium faculty and professional staff can find information below about accessing the NW5C website.

Online NW5C Flyer 2014.pdf