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The sculpture on the north lawn in front of the library is called " The Man Who Used to Hunt Cougars for Bounty" by Richard Breyer. It depicts a legend of a hunter and cougar reunited in ghostly fashion. It was carved on-site in 1972 from a block of California granite. For more information, and a tour of other sculptures at WWU, visit the Western Gallery website.