PULLMAN, Wash. – Washington State University researchers have documented dramatic differences in the swimming ability of domesticated trout and their wilder relatives. The study calls into question the ability of hatcheries to mitigate more than a century of disturbances to wild fish populations.Continue reading
VANCOUVER, Wash. – Dan Fletcher wants to change the way you get news. The former director of news at Facebook and online manager at Time magazine has co-founded a new online venture called Beacon Reader, where subscribers “sponsor” a writer in exchange for access to all Beacon Reader’s online content.
PULLMAN, Wash. – Lura J. Powell, former director of the U.S. Department of Energy’s Pacific Northwest National Laboratory and a long-standing leader in the U.S. research and technology community, is the newest member of the Washington State University Board of Regents. Washington Gov. Jay Inslee announced the appointment today.Continue reading
PULLMAN, Wash. – There has been a longstanding belief that, in today’s selective news environment, news viewers tend to get trapped in a “filter bubble” and only read and listen to news similar to their preferred topics and political viewpoints.
PULLMAN, Wash. – Fewer than 20 Washington State University students and employees turned out to express their opinions and ask questions Thursday evening during a public informational forum held in advance of a scheduled student referendum next week on the issue of whether the university’s Pullman campus should be declared tobacco-free.
PULLMAN, Wash. – With representatives of the university’s Board of Regents, senior administration and College of Engineering and Architecture faculty on hand, Washington State University today broke ground for the construction of a new $52.8 million, 96,000-square-foot interdisciplinary clean technology laboratory intended to house science and engineering programs and help address a variety of global and environmental challenges.
By Alyssa Patrick, College of Engineering & Architecture
PULLMAN, Wash. – A group from Bangladesh traveled halfway across the world to learn to better develop electrification in their country from Washington State University experts in power engineering.Continue reading
PULLMAN, Wash. – As Americans seek to balance increasing energy demands and environmental preservation, the Exxon Valdez oil spill of 25 years ago is examined in the newest release from Washington State University Press, “Red Light to Starboard: Recalling the Exxon Valdez Disaster.”Continue reading
PULLMAN, Wash. – The ASWSU Senate will present a public forum on a proposal to designate the Washington State University main Pullman campus as tobacco-free at 6 p.m. Thursday, March 6, in CUE 202.
By Richard H. Miller, Global Campus
PULLMAN, Wash. – Washington State University faculty members turned the tables on colleagues last week, having them form small groups, do an assignment, take a quiz – even giving them a gentle chiding for avoiding the front-row seats.Continue reading