Members of the WSU community can now reserve seats for the Distinguished Faculty Address and Celebrating Excellence Banquet. Both late-March events are part of Showcase, WSU’s weeklong celebration of academic excellence.
The following employees have been approved for shared leave:
Amy Kozlowski, WSU – Spokane
Ruth Gregory, Digital Technology & Culture
Faculty are reminded to encourage students engaging in mentored research, scholarship, and creative activities to apply for an award for 2020-21 by the Saturday deadline.
Eva Abram, an award-winning actress and storyteller, will give a performance at 7:00 p.m. on February 20 at the Elson S. Floyd Cultural Center.
Nominations are now being accepted for the fourth annual Oaks Academic Technology Award, which recognizes a faculty member’s innovative application of an existing technology to transform teaching and learning in their classroom (face-to-face, online, videoconferencing).
Jesse Bengtsson, MPS PhD Candidate, Institute of Biological Chemistry, presents “An Arabidopsis Calcium-binding EF-hand family protein is a putative regulator of lipid accumulation.”
Jan Hazelton, Kerzner International’s vice president of development in Europe and the Americas, will present “What a Journey! Did I Choose the Path or Did the Path Choose Me?” during the annual Burtenshaw Lecture, 1:25 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 27, in the CUB auditorium on the Washington State University Pullman campus.
Black History Month events will be held throughout the month of February at the WSU Pullman campus and in the local area.
Nominations for the Graduate School’s Karen P. DePauw Leadership Award and the Association for Faculty Women’s Outstanding Master’s and Doctoral Student Awards are due Monday, March 2.