WSU News


The Undeserving Rich – a Coffee & Politics event

Join the Foley Institute for the first Coffee & Politics event of the new school year.

During a period of growing inequality, what are Americans attitudes about income redistribution?

Leslie McCall, Professor of Sociology and Political Science at Northwestern University will discuss these issues on Monday, August 31, at noon in the Foley Speaker’s Room, 308 Bryan Hall.Continue reading


Cougar Wine Connections Showcase – WSU Blended Learning

The Cougar Wine Connections Showcase Series is a collection of wine tasting events held before each WSU home football game at the Brelsford WSU Visitor Center. Each event will feature one cougar connected winery/wine brand presented by representatives from those wineries pouring their wines and sharing the story of their journey from Washington State University to the world of wine.Continue reading


Welcome back pizza party coffee hour

Start the year off right by attending a pizza party. Meet fellow Cougs while learning about pizza from around the world and eating internationally-themed pizzas. The Office of International Programs International Center is hosting the event from 3 – 4 p.m., Friday, Aug. 28 in CUB L46.


Two Blackboard Learn workshops next week

With the Angel learning management system going off-line in December, faculty are encouraged to start using WSU’s new system, Blackboard Learn. To assist, Academic Outreach and Innovation is offering a series of workshops, including two next week. Faculty can attend in person at WSU Pullman, or in videoconference rooms at the other campuses.Continue reading


Flag lowering

Governor Inslee is deeply saddened by the death of Tom Zbyszewski, 20; Richard Wheeler, 31; and Andrew Zajac, 26, and directs that Washington State and United States flags at all state agency facilities be lowered to half-staff in their memory on Sunday, August 30, 2015. These three firefighters were killed when their truck crashed as they tried to escape the Okanogan Complex of wildfires.Continue reading