Looking for a challenging and exciting kayak trip this summer? The Outdoor Recreation Center has a trip just for you. Register by June 7 to join the ORC on a multi-day expedition-style trip along Ross Lake. This fast-paced and scenic trip takes place July 2-6, but act fast, as registration closes soon!
Want to take a paddle trip instead? Whether you’re a beginning paddler or advanced, you can sign up for a beautiful sunset paddle along the Snake River or spend the day navigating Palouse Falls.
To register for kayak, paddle, and other outdoor trips, visit http://urec.wsu.edu/orc for more information.
You do not have to be a member to attend this fun event.
Join fellow Cougs and friends for the second annual Wine Tour! The group will depart from the Lewis Alumni Centre on Saturday, June 13, and head to Spokane where we will spend the day visiting some great wineries. All attendee’s will receive a wine glass, lunch and snacks. Lunch will include your choice of sandwich (chicken bacon avocado, roast beef, roast turkey, or salmon BLT) with a side salad. Register by May 30. We hope to see you there! http://bit.ly/1dn304P
Plan to attend the Ph.D. in Food Science Defense Seminar for Allison Baker, on Thursday, May 28, at 9 am in FSHN 104A. Title: Impact of the wine matrix on the perception of finish in red wine. See her abstract here. Her major advisor is Carolyn Ross.
Did you know that condoms are 82% effective? That might not sound too bad, but when it comes to preventing STIs and pregnancy, it’s important to be more than just 82% sure.
Learn how to decrease your odds of having an unplanned pregnancy or getting a sexually transmitted infection at our Safe is Sexy program on June 4.
Sign up on CougSync or call 335-WELL for more information.
Start your summer right by diving into aquatic fitness offered by University Recreation! Aquatic courses through UREC are tailored for swimmers of all abilities. Whether you are seeking personalized workouts, developing basic aquatic skills, or a unique fitness challenge, UREC aquatics are the perfect way to make a splash in your swimming abilities.Continue reading
Washington State University’s Academic Advising Association [WSU ACADA] is now accepting letters of nomination for Outstanding Achievements in Academic Advising by WSU faculty and professional advisors. WSU ACADA is the primary organized group of professional and faculty advisors and student support personnel at WSU. One of the main purposes of our organization is to increase advising effectiveness at WSU by strengthening communication on academic advising issues within the academic community among faculty and professional advisors.Continue reading
The following people have been approved for shared leave:
Anita Williams, WSU Extension Youth & Families; and
Michelle Ely, Academic Success & Career Center
Those interested in donating leave can contact Human Resource Services, 335-4521, or sent 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 (firstname.lastname@example.org) at Human Resource Services.