WSU News


Transportation Plan Survey – Closing soon!

If you haven’t already, please take a few minutes to complete our brief online survey (NOTE: Survey closes on Friday, May 1 at 5 p.m.)

By completing the survey and entering your contact information on the last page, you will be entered to win one of several great prizes – Grand Prize: 2015/16 student annual parking permit (restrictions may apply)


Cougar Quest registration is open!

Do you have students entering 7-12 grade?  Then Cougar Quest could be the place for them!  Registration is currently open for this academic, overnight, summer camp!  Students will learn from WSU faculty and grad students, make friends from all over the Pacific Northwest, and have a Cougar experience that will last a lifetime!  Information on workshops, schedules, and costs can be found here:

Join us for a wonderful summer!


Puffed SNACK Panel!

Wednesday, April 29 and Thursday, April 30
From 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. (or until we run out of samples)
Food Science & Human Nutrition Bld, Room 146.Continue reading


DTC Showcase

The English Department and the Digital Technology and Culture Program are pleased to announce the Spring 2015 DTC Showcase. The Showcase will highlight student work from the 2014/15 academic year, and will include viewings of short films and animations. Awards will be given for outstanding achievement in graphic design, film editing, video production, web development, and animation. The DTC Showcase will be held on Tuesday, April 28, from 3:30 – 5 p.m. in CUE 202 & 203.


The President’s Commission on GIESO is seeking applications for new members

The President’s Commission on Gender Identity/Expression and Sexual Orientation (GIESO) is seeking applications for new members.

The Commission advises the President on matters relating to the needs and concerns of the campus communities related to gender identity, gender expression and sexual orientation. It also identifies and advocates for policies and services in support of these issues and informs campus communities about these policies and services.Continue reading


Student Financial Services Graduate Assistants

April 28th is the last day to get your application in to be considered for a Student Financial Services Assistantship in the 2015-2016 academic year!

The SFS Graduate Assistant position has the primary responsibility of providing excellent customer service in a high stress environment; answering emails and having face to face daily contact with students, parents, staff, and faculty; and advising clients on obtaining financial aid, scholarship information, and payments according to university, state and federal financial aid rules.Continue reading


Physics and Astronomy Colloquium: April 28 – Dr. Guy Worthey

The Department of Physics and Astronomy is pleased to announce a colloquium talk featuring Dr. Guy Worthey, WSU Associate Professor, Physics and Astronomy and Monique Slipher.  Dr. Worthey and Ms. Slipher will present their talk “V.M. Slipher, Pioneer of Astrophysical Spectroscopy” on Tuesday, April 28, at 4:10 p.m. in Webster B17.Continue reading


ASWSU’s 2nd Annual Faculty and Staff Appreciation Day Award Recipients

Help ASWSU and all the students here at Washington State University commemorate these fifteen individuals and all faculty & staff members for their contribution to the cougar experience. The Faculty and Staff Appreciation Day Ceremony will take place on May 1, at 6 p.m. in the CUB Junior Ballroom and is open to the public. Family members, friends, and every employee is highly encouraged to attend this event and enjoy keynote speakers, light refreshments, and the presentation of awards to the following individuals:Continue reading