WSU News

April 9, 2012

General News

  • 04-09-12 Capital Press – Washington fruit growers get second chance to vote on assessments to fund WSU research
  • 04-09-12 Cattle Network – Merck Animal Health webinar featured WSU animal scientist
  • 04-08-12 Pakistan Today – WSU dean is advising journalism students at four universities in Pakistan’s tribal regions
  • 04-08-12 The Columbian – “Silver Lake is not just one problem,” said Gary Fredricks, director of WSU’s Cowlitz County extension
  • 04-08-12 Fond du Lac Reporter – WSU looking to develop vaccine for chickens
  • 04-08-12 Tacoma News Tribune – WSU’s Ag Weather Network on March rainfall
  • 04-07-12 The Columbian – WSU research could someday help prevent or cure skin cancers
  • 04-07-12 Bellingham Herald – Community First is a program of the WSU extension in Whatcom County
  • 04-06-12 Mukilteo Beacon – WSU Extension offers flagship forest stewardship class online for the first time
  • 04-06-12 Bradenton Herald – WSU Extension agent gives soil tips to gardeners
(For previous media headlines, click on the “WSU in the Media” link in the left-hand navigation column)

Higher Ed

  • 04-01-12 Chronicle of Higher Ed – Microsoft Co-Founder’s Brain Institute Attracts Top Academic Researchers
  • 04-06-12 Chronicle of Higher Ed – Chicago State Tells Its Faculty They Can’t Talk to the Media, or Use Social Media, Without Permission


  • 04-08-12 Spokesman Review – Carly Noyes receives honorable mention on the Pac-12 Conference All-Academic team
  • 04-07-12 WSU Athletics – No. 14 Cougars Grab Novice Victory in Seattle
  • 04-06-12 WSU Athletics – Cougars Blank Northern Arizona, 7-0
(For a current list of WSU athletic news and media headlines, click on the “Sports Headlines” link in the left-hand navigation column.)


  • 04-09-12 The Columbian – New Direction in Higher Ed
  • 04-08-12 PolicyMic – WSU study shows that male students not as proactive in planning study abroad experiences
  • 04-08-12 Everett Herald – Establishing a WSU presence in Snohomish County and fostering the growth of its engineering program is vital
  • 04-07-12 Spokesman Review – Defensive line dominates WSU scrimmage