The Washington State University Administrative Professional Advisory Committee (APAC) is hosting a presentation and discussion on politics and emotions, Monday, February 17 from 9 to 11 a.m. in SPARK G45 on the WSU Pullman campus and via Zoom Meeting.

Politics and Emotions will feature a panel discussion on civil discourse, understanding the law, strategies for addressing issues campus, how to respond appropriately when emotions run high, and how to support students.

This is event is part of the WSU staff appreciation week (Feb. 17-21) presentation series and is open to all WSU staff and faculty.

Panel Members

  • Nathan Deen, assistant attorney general, Washington State University Division of the Office of the Attorney General
  • Ann Parks, council member, Pullman City Council
  • Dr. Jaime Nolan, associate vice president for community, equity and inclusive excellence, WSU Division of Student Affairs
  • Dr. Nicholas Lovrich, regents professor emeritus, Claudius O. and Mary W. Johnson distinguished professor of political science
  • Laura Hamilton, area human resources administrator, WSU Spokane


Larry Clark, editor, Washington State Magazine

Campus Locations

Pullman SPARK G45

Spokane SAC 345

Tri-Cities TFLO 247

Vancouver VECS 120

Everett 412

Zoom Meeting Connection

For more information, email APAC at