WSU News


Multi-Directional Speed Clinic

University Recreation is holding FREE personal training workshops and assessments throughout the summer! If you want to improve your athletic performance try our upcoming multi-directional speed clinic focusing on speed and agility drills. This is a hands on workshop where participants will learn the basics on how to improve foot speed in multiple directions that will lead to faster times on the field of play.

Join us Wednesday, July 15, from 4:00-5:00 p.m. at the Valley Road Playfields. No sign up or registration is necessary and anyone can attend.Continue reading


Join us on Thursday to celebrate Legacy: Former Fine Arts Faculty Exhibition & Fundraiser!

Celebration: Thursday, July 9, 4 to 6 p.m.

Teachers and practitioners of visual culture, Washington State University’s Fine Arts Department has a rich history of skilled and influential faculty. This summer, Legacy: Former Fine Arts Faculty Exhibition & Fundraiser will offer a unique tribute to many of the department’s former teaching artists who have inspired the WSU community and beyond. As many as 25 artists will be featured, spanning multiple generations of faculty and eras, as the exhibition seeks to demonstrate the lasting and ongoing legacy of WSU’s dedication to the visual arts.Continue reading


Skip the fat diets and make your healthy choices last!

Looking for the right diet plan for you? Many diets out there cut out important nutrients we need.

Find out what the best fit for you is at our Fad Diets workshop on July 14, 2015.

Sign up on CougSync or call 335-WELL for more information.


Save the date! July 16 | H1-B Visa Process Webinar

Human Resources Services in collaboration with Jan Keiser, Immigration Compliance Specialist, International Programs, and the Higher Education Recruitment Consortium (HERC) will host a webinar on Thursday July 16 from 10-11:30 a.m. on the H1-B visa process.

Reserve your seat now: register here!

*Webinar will be available at all WSU locations (Connection details will be sent to individuals who have pre-registered.) Continue reading


Swim with UREC this summer

Beat the heat and jump in the pool at the SRC this summer! Register for swim lessons or join us for open swim hours. SRC members receive a $10 discount on all swim lessons.Continue reading


Surplus Stores closed Friday, July 3

Surplus Stores will be closed Friday, July 3, and will not be open for our weekly Friday Public Sale. We will resume our Friday Sales the following Friday, July 10. See you then!


Shop at Surplus Stores

Surplus Stores has many items that WSU departments may be interested in. Surplus currently has stacking chairs, classroom tables, laptop mobile storage cabinets, Steelcase dividers, desks, office chairs, stools, lateral file cabinets and much more.

Just bring a signed IRI.Continue reading


Shared leave

Roxanne Holden, Capital Planning & Development, has been approved for shared leave.

Those interested in donating leave can contact Human Resource Services, 335-4521, or send in a shared-leave donation form to zip 1014, French 139.  WSU 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 earned leave to any approved individual can be directed to Sally Wickizer ( at Human Resource Services.


Inland Northwest Student Affairs Colloquium

Registration is now open for the 3rd Annual Inland Northwest Student Affairs Colloquium to be held at North Idaho College (NIC) on July 28.  The theme of the colloquium this year is “The Core to Student Success:  Identifying Tools Surrounding Persistence & Retention.”  This is an exciting opportunity to connect and share ideas with your colleagues at our local institutions.Continue reading