WSU News Archives

Emergency non-delivery of mail

Because of staffing issues there will not be delivery or pickup of departments that have mail codes that start with 4 or 5 today.  Departments may come to the Cooper Publications building to pick up or drop off their mail from 9 a.m.- 4 p.m.

Law & Morality

The Foley Institute’s Coffee & Politics Series continues with:

“Law and Morality: The regulation of private behavior”

Do we need the law in order to be good people? How should the law regulate a person’s behavior?

Christopher Tollefsen, Professor of Philosophy at the University of South Carolina, will examine the principles that should inform the law’s regulation of private behavior. » More …

Shared Leave

Melinda Ashbaugh, WSU Extension Snap-ED, 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. » More …

APAC monthly meeting Feb. 11

APAC is pleased to host several information topics at our February 11, 1:30 p.m. (locations listed below). All are welcome to join us.

Building an Agile Organization through Change Management by Lauralea Edwards

With shrinking state funding and increasing costs, Universities are looking for innovative ways to save money. But saving money in these conditions requires making changes in an Institution of Higher Education. We’ve all heard stories or experienced change done by force: where a new policy is put into place and everyone abides by it whether they want to or not. But there are other ways of implementing change, methods that actually result in people » More …

Fourth Annual International Research Travel Award – Request for Proposals

The Office of International Programs and the Office of Research would like to announce the Fourth Annual International Research Travel Award application process is now open for 2016. The collaborative program will fund 3-5 International Research Travel Awards (IRTA) to WSU full-time faculty ranging from $2,000-$5,000 each.  The IRTAs are being offered to assist research faculty in strengthening international collaborative linkages and to enhance significant scholarly and research impact aligned with WSU’s strategic priorities.  These awards are to assist faculty in achieving tangible outcomes e.g. joint publications or research proposals.  The awards are intended for research » More …

Sandwich panel

We are looking for 120 hungry people to test sandwiches.

NOTICE:   You are eligible to participate in this panel if:

  • You have used frozen sandwich products (entrees and handhelds)
  • You like/accept the flavors of pepperoni & cheese
  • You have no food allergies or dietary restrictions
  • You are not an employee of a supplier/manufacturer of frozen sandwich products

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Lewiston-Clarkston van pool / 1 free ride option

Hours during the academic term are 7:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. M-F.  Summer hours are  7:30 a.m. – 4 p.m. M-F.

Leave Clarkston at 6:10 a.m. from the Bi-Mart parking lot in front of St. Vincent De Paul; (return drops off at this location).  Riders disembark at the Vet Med parking lot across from French Ad.  Not sure if van pool fits you? Take a free trip and see first. » More …

Crimson Reads: Save the Date

Washington State University Libraries is sponsoring and coordinating the third annual Crimson Reads Authors Reception Tuesday, March 22, at 3:30 p.m. to honor WSU authors’ contributions to the university. Please save this date. Details of the event and program will be available in early March 2016 » More …

February 2016