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Popular crime shows may help reduce sexual assault

By Darin Watkins, Edward R. Murrow College of Communication

Stacey-HustPULLMAN, Wash. – A new study reveals viewers of “Law and Order” have a better grasp of sexual consent than viewers of other crime dramas such as “CSI” or “NCIS,” suggesting that individuals who watch programs in which sexual predators are punished may avoid sexual predatory behavior in real life.Continue reading

Nov. 23: Business dean hosts annual leadership celebration

dean's-celebrationSEATTLE – Chip Hunter, dean of the Carson College of Business, invites Washington State University alumni, Pacific Northwest business leaders, the public and those passionate about supporting business education to the 7th Annual Dean’s Leadership Celebration at 5:30 p.m. Monday, Nov. 23, at the Four Seasons Hotel, 99 Union St., Seattle.Continue reading

Oct. 12: Health careers the focus of WSU expo

By Steve Nakata, Administrative Services

Walker-webPULLMAN, Wash. – Students and others interested in pursuing a career in health care can meet with health organization representatives 4-6:30 p.m. Monday, Oct. 12, in the CUB junior ballroom for Washington State University’s free, annual Health Careers EXPO. Refreshments will be provided.Continue reading

WSU International Development board meets Oct. 8

PULLMAN, Wash. – The board of directors of WSU International Development, a newly formed corporation affiliated with Washington State University whose sole member is Global Operations and Leadership Development, will hold a special meeting at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 8, in Hulbert Hall 311 at WSU Pullman. Continue reading

Oct. 22, 23: Workshops on livestock impacts on water quality

By Scott Weybright, College of Agricultural, Human & Natural Resource Sciences

ELLENSBURG, Wash. – Washington State University will host two workshops for landowners, cattlemen, natural resource professionals and others interested in how cattle grazing may affect water quality.Continue reading

Kruse named inaugural fellow of emission society

By Marissa Mararac, Voiland College of Engineering & Architecture

Norbert-KrusePULLMAN, Wash. – Norbert Kruse has been named an inaugural fellow of the International Field Emission Society (IFES) for his work in the development of catalytic processes for providing sustainable chemical feedstock under environmentally benign conditions using nanotechnology.Continue reading