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Science & Technology
A photo of the Chemawa Indian School
Using new technology to uncover wrongs from the past
June 24, 2021

WSU archaeologist Colin Grier is shedding light on the capabilities of ground penetrating radar to find and identify buried features, including graves, that are many decades or even centuries old.

Coug Life
Closeup of Rocky Lucas inside the Compton Union Building on the Pullman campus.
Coming out for Cougs like him
June 23, 2021

Struggling to approach his sexuality growing up, Rocky Lucas, a licensed clinical social worker at WSU’s College of Veterinary Medicine, knows first‑hand the benefits of his profession.

Campus and Community

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July Human Resource Services Newsletter – HR Source
June 25, 2021

This issue of HR Source includes:

Wildfire/Air Quality Reminder
Contribution Rate Changes
Crimson Spirit Nominations
Modernization Initiative
Learning and Organizational Development
Featured Online Training
Featured Online Book
Herbal/Prescription Interaction Awareness Month

CSW funding available system-wide
June 25, 2021

The WSU President’s Commission on the Status of Woman (CSW) has funding available to sponsor events and initiatives that promote the interests of CSW.

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Science & Technology

The sun shines upon a grassy field in the countryside.
Why do we have seasons?
June 11, 2021

With summer just around the corner, the WSU Insider dug into the Ask Dr. Universe archives for a 2020 piece about why we have different seasons each year. 

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Food & Agriculture

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Health & Medicine

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Arts & Culture

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Politics & Society

Reporting the protests
May 25, 2021

Murrow College graduates were on the front lines of the protests and demonstrations that swept the nation following George Floyd’s murder a year ago today.

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Reports & Updates

Paul Pitre in profile
Juneteenth: Celebrating Freedom
June 18, 2021

Juneteenth is more than our newest holiday. It is a designated, intentional opportunity to reflect on American history and reaffirm our collective determination to wipe out every ounce of racist, disparate treatment in this country.

The Cougar Pride statue at the WSU Pullman campus.
Our heartfelt thanks to all of you
May 12, 2021

WSU President Kirk Schulz and Provost and Executive Vice President Elizabeth Chilton express their gratitude for the determined efforts of faculty and staff.

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