WSU News


NEW 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:



Infrastructure Work on Stadium Way – Tues, March 3

Contractors will be installing infrastructure for the Global Scholars Hall on Tuesday, March 3.  Stadium Way north and south traffic lanes will be reduced to one lane of traffic in the vicinity of the Wilson Road and Stadium Way intersection.  Contractors expect to be on site from 4:30 a.m. until 9 a.m.  Please use caution in this area and follow directions provided by flaggers and traffic signs.

Thank you, and GO COUGS!


Phi Beta Kappa Scholarships

WSU’s Gamma Chapter of the Phi Beta Kappa Society is accepting applications Feb. 26 – March 27 for scholarships covering full resident/in-state tuition plus mandatory fees for 2015-16! Up to four scholarships will be awarded to students who meet the eligibility requirements shown below and complete Application Packets as described in the Guidelines on  the organization’s website.Continue reading


AP Advisory Council Invites Applications

The Administrative Professional Advisory Council (APAC) invites applications from interested Administrative Professional (AP) personnel to fill vacancies on the Council. Openings are for Four (4) council positions to each serve a three (3) year term beginning July 1, 2015. Current open positions are for (2) Pullman and (1) Research/Extension, (1) Everett, plus alternate positions (Alternate positions can be from all campuses or sites).  Applications will be accepted from March 1 – March 30, 2015.Continue reading


Apply to Graduate Now!

A friendly reminder from The Bookie: The deadline to apply for graduation is March 6. Avoid late fees and apply to graduate now! Students can apply for graduation on their Zzusis accounts. For more information, visit the Office of the Registrar’s website:


WSU Baseball hosts UC Riverside

The WSU Baseball team continues its opening homestand Friday, Saturday and Sunday, Feb. 27-March 1 as they host UC Riverside at Bailey-Brayton Field.  First Pitch is at 6 p.m. Friday, 2 p.m. Saturday, and 11 a.m. Sunday.Continue reading


The Gene and Linda Voiland School of Chemical Engineering and Bioengineering 2015 Seminar Series

The Gene and Linda Voiland School of Chemical Engineering and Bioengineering department at Washington State University is pleased to invite you to our upcoming seminar. Karsten Reuter is the Chair for Theoretical Chemistry and Catalysis Research Center for Technische Universität München, Germany and his topic is “From Electrons to the Reactor: Multiscale Modeling of Catalytic Processes“.

Read more information here.



Department of Chemistry Seminar – Monday, March 2

The Department of Chemistry invites you to its departmental seminar on Monday, March 2, at 4:10 p.m. in Fulmer Hall, room 438.

Dr. Orion Berryman from the University of Montana will present Fundamental Studies of Bidentate Halogen Bond Donors for Supramolecular Catalysis.Continue reading


2015 America Saves Week – Feb. 23 thru Feb. 27

Set a Goal. Make a Plan. Make a Commitment. Start Saving.

Tip #3: Make a Commitment and Start Saving

“Saving money” can be a practice of setting money aside to address day-to-day expenses or unexpected expenses (such as car and home repairs), planning for a vacation, or putting money in a retirement plane. WSU has venues for you to address some of your savings goals:Continue reading