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Recognizing those who serve us during COVID‑19
July 1, 2020

A summer social media campaign called #FrontlineCougs is recognizing members of the WSU community who are stepping up to serve in essential roles during the COVID‑19 pandemic.

4-H program preserves Latin American culture
June 12, 2020

Hispanic youth in Whatcom County are learning about traditional Latin American dances, folklore, and crafts in a new Washington State University Extension-led 4-H program, Para Familias Latinas.

Contact tracing via phone app planned for fall semester
May 29, 2020

Among other things, WSU will use a phone app to help with critically important contact tracing in the event of positive COVID-19 tests involving students, faculty or staff this fall, WSU President Kirk Schulz announced Friday during the university’s fifth online town hall.

Whitman County approved for Phase 2 of reopening
May 15, 2020

Restaurants can resume in-house dining at 50% capacity under Phase 2 and hair and nail salons are allowed to open. In-store purchases will also be allowed at retail stores with restrictions.

Next COVID‑19 virtual town hall on May 15
May 7, 2020

WSU President Kirk Schulz and university leadership will share the latest plans in response to COVID‑19 during a system‑wide online town hall from 10:30–11:30 a.m. on Friday, May 15.

WSU Tri-Cities educators go low tech for high impact
May 5, 2020

They are encouraging K-12 students and their families to spend time together at home on activities that teach things like how to ask better questions of your child to elicit more meaningful conversation.