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Grant funds expansion of indigenous digital archiving

By Nella Letizia, WSU Libraries

PULLMAN, Wash. – Representatives from indigenous archives across the country are at Washington State University through Thursday for planning and training on a free, open-source platform to help tribal communities share their digital cultural heritage. » More …

Dec. 8-13: ‘Bordered’ multimedia show at WSU Tri-Cities

bordered-webRICHLAND, Wash. – Interactive electronic sculptures will be among the multimedia art on exhibit free to the public Dec. 8-13 in the Washington State University Tri-Cities Art Gallery in the Consolidated Information Center (CIC). An opening reception will be 4-7 p.m. Thursday. » More …

Nov. 15: Oscar winner shows clips, talks on human rights

By Emma Epperly, Undergraduate Education

sharmeen-obaid-chinoyPULLMAN, Wash. – Academy Award-winning documentary director Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy will show film clips at a free, public presentation about human rights at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 15, in Beasley Coliseum. » More …

Oct. 24-30: ‘Hacktivist’ film, events for Open Access Week

By Nella Letizia, WSU Libraries

international-open-access-week-logoPULLMAN, Wash. – Presentations about open access textbooks, a screening of a documentary on the late Internet “hacktivist” Aaron Swartz and a workshop about social media presence will make up events celebrating International Open Access Week Oct. 24-30 at Washington State University. » More …

Healthy food nearby eases urge to seek poorer choices

By Corrie Wilder, Murrow College of Communication

Rachel-Bailey-80PULLMAN, Wash. – Washington State University research has found that the biological motivation to forage for food has implications for healthy eating interventions. » More …

Digital scholarship training, presentations begin Sept. 14

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PULLMAN, Wash. – Research website creation, open access textbooks, using digital library resources and a Black Lives Matter symposium are among the events and workshops scheduled for fall by the Center for Digital Scholarship and Curation (CDSC) at Washington State University. » More …

Meteor ‘outburst’ lights up skies over the Palouse

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From his backyard in Moscow, Idaho, Henry Moore captured a Perseid meteor illuminating the after-midnight sky. (Nikon D3 with a 20-40mm Tamron zoom set to 28mm, F/4, ISO 2000)

By Linda Weiford, WSU News

PULLMAN, Wash. – The Palouse offered some of the best seats in the house for stargazers during the recent Perseid meteor shower. The convergence of warm temperatures, cloudless skies and scant light pollution made for prime viewing. » More …

New video streaming tool available at WSU Libraries

By Nella Letizia, WSU Libraries

Kanopy-logoPULLMAN, Wash. – Thousands of award-winning documentaries, training films and theatrical releases will be available to Washington State University faculty and students this fall through a service offered as a pilot by WSU Libraries. » More …

Jan. 21: Former WSU photographer discusses Selma photos

Selma-photo-by-Barker-webPULLMAN, Wash. – Former Washington State University staff member and photographer James H. Barker will talk about the photos he took of the 1965 civil rights march to Selma, Ala., during a reception 6-8 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 21, in the Terrell Library atrium at WSU. » More …

Golden grads, native tribes, more tap into digital resource

By J. Adrian Aumen, College of Arts & Sciences,
And Nella Letizia, WSU Libraries

CDSC-smallPULLMAN, Wash. – In the early 1970s, the Tejon Indian Tribe in southern California essentially vanished from U.S. memory when it was mistakenly omitted from the Department of the Interior’s list of federally recognized tribes. It took until 2012 for the tribe to be “reaffirmed.” » More …