Millions of gorgeous guitars get their start in Steve McMinn's ('83) mill in the Cascade foothills.
Famed operatic soprano Heidi Grant Murphy ('87) blends the roles of performer, parent and teacher.
Forensic anthropologist Bill Belcher ('84 and '85) travels the world helping the military search for thousands of service members who never returned from war.
Could a dying language in remote Siberia hold a clue to ancient North American migrations? Linguistics Professor Edward Vajda listens for evidence in the sounds of the Ket language.
Students and faculty at Western's Speech-Language-Hearing clinic help children and adults overcome communication problems.
Industrial Design grad and entrepreneur Jerimiah Welch ('08) helped build a telepharmacy system that could reduce health care costs and improve safety for patients.