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. – Technology-savvy Lorena O’English will present “Making Sense of Those Crazy Pictures in Your Facebook Feed” at 7 p.m. Tuesday, March 11, in Todd Hall 130, a free public presentation hosted by the common reading program (http://CommonReading.wsu.edu) at Washington State University.Continue reading
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. – Slack-key guitar phenomenon Keola Beamer and hula master Moanalani Beamer will perform Hawaiian music and dance at 7:30 p.m. Friday, March 28, in Daggy Hall’s Jones Theatre at Washington State University.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. – Dogs and their owners will team up for a three-mile fun run or walk at 8 a.m. Saturday, April 12, at Washington State University. Humans without dogs are also welcome.Continue reading
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.
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
By Amberly Boone, WSU Visitor Center
PULLMAN, Wash. – Glass by Dale Chihuly, Lino Taglipietra and other Northwest and international artists is on exhibit at the Brelsford Washington State University Visitor Center, 150 E. Spring St., downtown Pullman.Continue reading