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North America’s first electron microscope
May 14, 2018

Two WSU scientists, working in their spare time and without funding, built an electron microscope in the 1930s to help usher in the era of atomic-level imaging.

Happy Birthday, WSU
March 27, 2018

To celebrate WSU’s 128th birthday on March 28, the Student Alumni Ambassadors invite all students, faculty and staff to enjoy FREE birthday cake on the Glenn Terrell Mall! Cake will be served tomorrow starting at 11 a.m., and will go until it’s gone. Happy Birthday, WSU!

WHEN:Wednesday, March 28, 11:00 a.m.

WHERE:Glenn Terrell Mall

Tea traditions
December 21, 2017

Whether it’s the tail end of the nineteenth century or the middle of the twenty-first, the women of Stevens Hall will sip tea on any given Sunday afternoon.

Renovated Troy Hall wins prestigious architectural award
October 27, 2017

The Washington Council of the American Institute of Architecture presented the Troy Hall renovation project with its Civic Design award. The focus of the renovation was to retain the building’s historic feel and brick exterior while creating a modern academic teaching and interactive research environment.

Sept. 8: Opening reception for WSU student protest exhibit
August 29, 2016

By Nella Letizia, WSU Libraries

PULLMAN, Wash. – The familiar return of 20-somethings to Washington State University marks another start to an academic year. But a new historic exhibit on campus is a reminder that WSU during 1969-70 looked very different.

Famed general reunites with Tri-Cities PE teacher
August 25, 2016

By Linda Weiford, WSU News

Rex-DavisPULLMAN, Wash. – Of the many fans who met with legendary “warrior monk” Gen. James Mattis during his visit to Washington State University this week, perhaps few stood out as much as Rex Davis of Pullman.

Alumna, 100, a grad of WSU’s first four-year pharmacy class
May 17, 2016

By Lori Maricle, College of Pharmacy

Geraldine-Kerr-headSPOKANE, Wash. – A member of the first graduating class of the four-year bachelor of science in pharmacy degree at Washington State Agricultural College (now Washington State University), Geraldine (“Jeri”) J. Kerr celebrated her 100th birthday on April 16.

Regents approve contract with President Kirk Schulz
April 8, 2016

PULLMAN, Wash – The Washington State University Board of Regents on Friday confirmed the appointment of Kirk Schulz as the 11th president of the university and approved a five-year employment contract under which he will receive a base salary of $625,000 annually, with provisions for an additional retention incentive of $25,000 per year.