WSU News Archives

College Avenue Road Closure, Monday, February 15

College Avenue will be closed from Stadium Way to Webster Physical Science on Monday, February 15, from 6:30 – 11:30 a.m..  This closure will occur to ensure safety during construction related activities regarding the Troy Hall Renovation project. 

Please observe all traffic signage and personnel as this work is completed.  Thank you for your understanding and patience.

Troy Lane will remain open.

Shared Leave

Lauren Jasmer, College of Arts & Sciences, has been approved for shared leave.

Those interested in donating leave can contact Human Resource Services, (509) 335-4521, or send in a shared-leave donation form to zip 1014, French Ad 139.  WSU Business Policies & Procedures Manual Section 60.58 has information about Shared Leave and forms that can be copied for use.

Questions about the procedures to donate leave to any approved individual can be directed to Sally Wickizer ( or Candy Hachmann ( at Human Resource Services.

Anaerobic Digestion Webinar on February 24: Anaerobic Digestion Bio-refinery: Potential for Biochar Production and Utilization

Join us for the second of five FREE webinars where Washington State University researchers and their collaborators share their findings as they strive to quantify the climate, air, water, nutrient and economic impacts of integrating emerging, next-generation technologies within anaerobic digestion systems on U.S. dairies.

 Anaerobic Digestion Bio-refinery: Potential for Biochar Production and Utilization
Dr. Manuel Garcia-Perez
February 24 10 a.m. Pacific/1 p.m. Eastern » More …

C. Richard King to present Humanities Fellow Lecture

Dr. Rich King, professor in Critical Culture, Gender and Race Studies at WSU, will present “Playing with Indegineity” on Wednesday, February 24, at 5:30 p.m. in the Honors Hall Lounge.  The public is invited and a reception will follow the presentation.  For more on this, and other Humanities Planning Group activities this spring, please go to


Entomology Spring 2016 Colloquium Presentation

Wednesday, February 17, 2016, FSHN 354 – 12:10-1 p.m.

AMS dial # 5704020

The speaker will be Dr. Sanford Eigenbrode, Division Chair of Entomology in the Plant, Soils & Entomological Sciences Department at the University of Idaho.  The title of his presentation is “Pea Aphid Host Races in the Pacific North West.” For more info about Dr. Eigenbrode go to:  and

February 15 – School of the Environment presents Aquatic Toxicology faculty Search seminar

You are cordially invited to join us on Monday, February 15, at 4:10 pm. for the School of the Environmnet Seminar presented by Dr. Natàlia Garcia-Reyero,  US Army Engineer Research & Development Center.  The seminar titled Genomics, systems toxicology approaches and adverse outcomes”. is hosted on WSU Puyallup Campus  in the Chicona Room, and will be available via AMS at the following locations: » More …

February 2016