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Squeak Meisel in profile
Podcast series makes visiting artists accessible any time
February 20, 2018

Fly on the Wall is a collection of interviews by sculptor and Fine Arts Chairman Squeak Meisel, who explores the discipline of art: “A lot of what an artist does is frame something in a way that you wouldn’t necessarily think to frame it.”

Esther Rugoli seated among plants
Raised in Rwanda, WSU trained
February 19, 2018

Esther Rugoli grew up on a subsistence farm in rural Africa and was encouraged to study medicine but chose agricultural biotechnology instead.

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Learning an ancient language
February 13, 2018

Concerned that interpretations of ancient writings in Náhuatl, the language of the Aztec Empire, were incomplete, doctoral student Miriam Fernandez’s research soon took her in new directions.

WSU Photo Year in Review
February 7, 2018

Take a stroll through 2017 with this highlight reel produced by WSU Photo Services.

WSU students celebrate women in computing
February 1, 2018

Washington State University recently sent nine students to the annual Grace Hopper Celebration for the opportunity to learn, network and celebrate the contributions of women in computing.

Tea traditions
December 21, 2017

Whether it’s the tail end of the nineteenth century or the middle of the twenty-first, the women of Stevens Hall will sip tea on any given Sunday afternoon.

Chef’s gift delivers big benefits for students
December 20, 2017

When Chef Jamie Callison wants to impress at his Cougar Football tailgate dinners, he brings out his best: Student-crafted, locally made foods that tell the story of Washington State University.

Ringing in the season with WSU’s Dr. Christmas Tree
December 19, 2017

Plant pathologist Gary Chastagner, sometimes known as the Scientific Santa Claus, is fresh off the largest Christmas tree research project in U.S. history, a $1.3 million effort funded by the National Institute of Food and Agriculture.