WSU’s quarterly magazine reaches nearly 160,000 devoted readers connected to the university. Deadline to reserve space in the February issue is Oct. 27.
Looking back at her freshman year Nicolle Peterson is still surprised by how quickly her new life at WSU unraveled. She credits the staff at the Access Center with helping her get back on track, determining what accommodations she needed and coaching her on how to talk with her professors.
Agnes Kirk, Washington state’s chief information security officer, will be the keynote speaker at this year’s WSU Cyber Security Awareness Summit, scheduled for 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 25, in the Elson S. Floyd Cultural Center.
Learn how to transfer volunteering, leadership, and other life skills to a career and resume, Oct. 23 at 5:15 p.m.
Apply by Oct. 31 for Alaska Airlines miles to travel to conferences and events in several focus areas.
An introduction to state ethics requirements, Oct. 18, 2:45-4:15 p.m, available through videoconferencing.
Are you thinking about retiring? Human Resource Services (HRS) will be conducting pre-retirement seminars to assist you with retirement planning.
Training for supervisors on coaching employees, Oct. 18 at noon.
Learn tips and tricks to use Endnotes more effectively, Oct. 17, 2-3 p.m.
Flu Shot Fridays began Sept. 29 in Pullman and enable students, faculty, staff and community members to get vaccinated at the Washington Building. It takes about two weeks for your body to develop the antibodies that will protect against the flu virus, so health experts advise getting vaccinated as early as possible.
Hear from successful faculty members about receiving grants, Oct. 13, 10:30 a.m.
Faculty and staff can learn about makerspace tools like 3D printers and laser cutters, Oct. 12, 1 p.m.
Free access for WSU employees to the Bright Horizons Care Advantage caregiver connection service.
Panel discussion on securing research funding from industry, Oct. 12 at 2:30 p.m.
Oct. 10 presentation on how faculty and staff can be better prepared for how adverse childhood experiences potentially impact students (particularly first-generation college students).
WSU registered dietitian Alice Ma will guide participants through the best practices for grocery store shopping, incorporating inexpensive whole grains and proteins into tasty dishes, and minimizing meal prep time during your busiest days.
International peace educator and certified nonviolence trainer Dr. Arthur Romano will be on campus, leading discussion and workshops to explore the critical role that meaningful dialogue can play in addressing issues of difference on campus.