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University Affairs

DEI programs see upswing in donor support

May 11, 2022
Nearly $800,000 in corporate and private support has been pledged in recent months to support diversity, equity, and inclusion training and study abroad opportunities as well as student recruitment, mentoring, and retention efforts.

WSU expanding mental health resources

May 5, 2022
Students systemwide will soon have access to a suite of mental health resources including after‑hours crisis counseling, self‑help tools, an online referral network, and peer support.

WSU-related Podcasts

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Food safety, WSU stories, science answers for kids, and more—listen to podcasts from Washington State University.

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A selection of programs about Washington State, produced by alumni and friends.

WSU Podcasts

Benefits & Training

Pre-retirement seminar – May 2022

May 19, 2022
Are you considering retiring? Join a pre-retirement seminar to assist you in your planning. Topics include: Retiree Medical, Dental, and Life Insurance Enrollment Processes; Medicare and Social Security; Voluntary Employee’s Benefit Association Medical Expense Plan (VEBA MEP); Annual Leave Payment; Voluntary Investment Programs; Retirement Income, and; Retirement Supplementation for WSURP participants. These seminars are open […]

Awards & Achievements

Nine faculty selected to receive seed grants

May 18, 2022
The Office of Research program provides support for junior faculty to develop research, scholarly, or creative programs that lead to sustained professional development and extramural funding.

Librarian selected as Mellon Fellow

May 17, 2022
Talea Anderson, a scholarly communication librarian for WSU Libraries, has been named an Andrew W. Mellon Fellow for Diversity, Inclusion, and Cultural Heritage through the Rare Book School at the University of Virginia.

Science & Technology

Food & Agriculture

Health & Medicine

Veterinary Medicine

Young microbiology major stars in the lab

April 29, 2022
The Students Targeted toward Advanced Research Studies program, or STARS, gives students like Natasha Puzon the opportunity to earn a doctorate along with their bachelor’s degree in as few as seven years.

Arts & Culture

Splatt table makes a splash

April 19, 2022
WSU students designed an award-winning table with a radial arrangement of petals and pockets that creates a collaborative environment and facilitates group work on many scales.

Business & Economics

Politics & Society

Reports & Updates

Celebrating our progress over the last year

May 9, 2022
From resuming in‑person instruction and events to advancing OneWSU planning and installing our inaugural chancellor of the Pullman campus—a lot has changed for the university community.