In his September message to the WSU community, President Kirk Schulz thanked faculty and staff for their flexibility during the first five weeks of the 2020-21 academic year and outlined the ongoing efforts to build the WSU system into a more interconnected and interdependent set of campuses.

“Each community—whether a physical location or online—strongly values having a WSU campus and expects its campus will focus on helping it grow and thrive,” Schulz said Wednesday in his monthly email. “We must continue to find ways to embrace the geographical and cultural diversity of our campuses and not attempt to make them identical.”

You can read the full message online.