WSU News


Resource Night March 5

The WSU Carson College of Business will host public “resource nights” featuring industry experts offering guidance on developing strong business plans and presentations. Open Thursdays, 6-8 p.m. in the Marriott Hospitality Teaching Center, Todd Addition 268. Light refreshments will be served by the School of Hospitality Business Management.Continue reading


Save $$$ with Cougar CASH

Receive a 7.5 percent discount by using Cougar CASH at Dining Services espresso bars & markets, dining centers and Carlita’s Mexican Grille in the CUB. Faculty and staff— deposit funds directly into Cougar CASH account through payroll deduction!

You can find a list of all locations that accept Cougar CASH here. To learn more about your CougarCard or Cougar CASH visit the CougarCard Center.


WSU Baseball hosts Sacred Heart

The WSU Baseball team is home again this Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday, March 5-March 8 as they host Sacred Heart at Bailey-Brayton Field.  First Pitch is at 6:00 p.m. Thursday and Friday, 2:00 p.m. Saturday, and noon on Sunday.

General Admission tickets are $6 for adults and $3 for youth, senior, and students.  Staff members take advantage of Chipman & Taylor’s Faculty Friday with $2 General Admission tickets on all Friday games.  For additional ticket information please visit Continue reading


March 10 – DEPPS Training (*Videoconferenced*)

WSU’s Departmental Personnel Payroll System (DEPPS) is the Administrative Information System that contains information on employees, payroll, and position control. This workshop features practice in navigating through the many query screens that detail such things as salary history, work location, position type, and employee demographics.

The training takes place on March 10 from 9 – 10:30 a.m. in Pullman.

Authorized access to DEPPS is a prerequisite to attending this course.   It is important to register in advance.


CRB seminar next Wednesday

Dr. Richard Harland
University of California-Berkeley

“Xenopus genomes and splicing control”

Wednesday, March 11,  4:10 p.m.

Hosted by Dr. Zhihua Jiang, Animal Sciences

Contact: Carolyn Emerson-Farr; 509-335-2473 or



Still undecided about traveling abroad? Here is some more info!!

Vamos a Cartagena!! You will not get anything better, do not miss this year’s price!!

You still have time, application DEADLINE IS MARCH 16, HURRY!!

$2,235.12, will cover tuition, housing, two meals per day, laundry, transportation, insurance, application and orientation fee. You buy your own airplane ticket and decide how much to take for personal expenses.

Plus you will get to transfer 3 foreign language credits for Span 307 or Span 321, visit one of the most beautiful cities in the Caribbean Coast with the perfect weather and the most amazing views. Do not miss this wonderful opportunity.

Take a pick of beautiful Cartagena, Colombia!! ,


Still have questions? Please e-mail me for more info at, we will be holding info sessions soon!!



Evening of Native American Storytelling Planned

Native American artist and storyteller Roger Fernandes will be at Washington State University to present a free evening of traditional Native American stories, Wednesday, March 11,  at 7 p.m. in Bryan Hall 305.

Fernandes, an enrolled member of the Lower Elwha Band of S’Klallam Indians, has been a storyteller for over 25 years.  He will be sharing myths and legends of tribes across the region, and exploring the lessons contained within, traditionally intended to teach values and provide guidance.Continue reading


Financial Data Warehouse: Beginning User Training – March 12

This hands-on computer lab occurs from 9-12am and incorporates a variety of exercises using the BusinessObjects tools. Using actual WSU financial data, you will practice running pre-built reports and queries, building simple ad-hoc queries and reports, importing and exporting data, and formatting basic reports.Continue reading


Battle of the Border – Men’s Volleyball

The WSU Men’s Volleyball Sports Club will take on the University of Idaho in the 2nd Annual Battle of the Border Match. It will take place at Bohler Gym on Friday, March 6.  Doors open at 6 p.m. and match starts at 7 p.m.

Admission is $2 per person and all proceeds will go towards the trip to the NCVF National Championships in Kansas City, MO in April.Continue reading