WSU News


Palouse Area Garage Sale at Beasley Coliseum

The 10th Annual Palouse Area Garage Sale will be Saturday, May 2 from 8 a.m. – 1 p.m.  Registration opens Monday, March 30.  Each space is only $20 and tables can be rented for $5.  Each space is approximately 100 square feet.  You can sign up at this Monday!  Call Russ Driver at 509-335-2241 for more information.


Check out the beach at the Tech Test Kitchen

“Where am I?” asked WSU journalism Professor Carolyn Robinson. She adjusted the Google Cardboard headset. “I’m on a beach.”

Virtual beaches were one of half a dozen attractions at yesterday’s Tech Test Kitchen open house in the AMS offices at Holland 150. Visitors also explored 3-D printers, lecture capture, quick-response systems, video editing, and augmented reality software.Continue reading


April 9: The Lanning Lecture

Nanoparticles, Nanospaces, and the Catalysis Toolbox

Featuring: Enrique Iglesia
Theodore Vermeulen Chair in Chemical Engineering
University of California, Berkeley

Thursday, April 9, 2015
2:10–3 p.m., Wegner Hall G50

Enrique Iglesia is the Theodore Vermeulen Chair in Chemical Engineering at the University of California, Berkeley, a faculty senior scientist at the Lawrence Berkeley National  Laboratory, and director of the Berkeley Catalysis Laboratory.Continue reading


Undeliverable Package

Central Receiving is holding the following package with incomplete delivery information.

A UPS ground package from Redwood Plastics with the tracking number 1Z 561 9W5 03 5359 7101. The product description is 1.75”DIA PTFE ROD; SUPPLY 2 REDCO VIRGIN TEFLON RODS 1-3/4 X 6 FT.


Human Resource Services Newsletter! – HR Source

Human Resource Services (HRS) is pleased to announce the publication of HR Source, an online newsletter that will be published electronically each month. HR Source will include information on upcoming training and events, benefit updates and other HR information that will be useful for all employees.

The newsletter will be published through WSU Announcements the fourth Friday of each month and will be available on the HRS website at:


Lecture by Dr. Bruce Beutler, Nobel Laureate in Physiology and Medicine

The Immunology and Infectious Diseases Graduate Students Association (IIDGSA) takes great pleasure in inviting you to attend a lecture by Dr. Bruce Beutler, 2011 Nobel Laureate  in Physiology and Medicine. The Lecture will be held at the CUB M.G. Carey Senior Ballroom, on April 7, at 5:15 p.m. The lecture is open to all WSU students, faculty and staff.Continue reading


Physics and Astronomy Colloquium: March 31 – Dr. James Hawreliak, Institute for Shock Physics, WSU

All are cordially invited to attend a Department of Physics and Astronomy colloquium featuring speaker Dr. James Hawreliak from the Institute for Shock Physics at WSU. Dr. Hawreliak will present his talk, “Studying Materials in Extreme Conditions Using Dynamic Compression” on Tuesday, March 31, at 4:10 p.m. in Webster B17.

Meet with Dr. Hawreliak and enjoy refreshments before the talk at 3:45-4:10 pm in the foyer on floor G above the lecture Hall.Continue reading


Department of Chemistry Seminar – Monday, March 30

The Department of Chemistry invites you to its departmental seminar on Monday, March 30, at 4:10 p.m. in Fulmer Hall, room 438.

Dr. Wiley J. Youngs from the University of Akron will present, The development of imidazolium salts and silver NHC complexes for the treatment of lung and bladder infections and cancer.Continue reading


April 3 – Supervisor as Motivator (Videoconferenced)

What is motivation? How can you motivate yourself? Is it possible to motivate others? This workshop, taking place from April 3, from 9:30 – 11 a.m., provides an overview of various theories of motivation, including Maslow’s hierarchy of needs, goal setting, and self-regulation. Recommended for all WSU supervisors. Originating in Pullman, this course is available statewide through Academic Media Services.

It is important to register in advance. To do so, click here!