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New initiative to recruit top scholars
May 3, 2018

Applications from high-ability students have climbed 30 percent since the launch of a specialty recruiting effort, which this year added another component: the Faculty Call-a-Thon.

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Weathercatch: Spring heat spell, then a cool-down, now warming again
May 1, 2018

By Nic Loyd, WSU meteorologist, and Linda Weiford, WSU News

After having only 11 days of sunshine since Jan. 1, last week looked — and felt — as though a giant lid was yanked off overhead.

In a spring marked by clouds and drizzle, everything changed on April 23. Ample sunny skies appeared over the Inland Northwest and stayed for five consecutive days. It was a first for 2018, which, until last week, had been shadowed by cloudy and partly cloudy skies.

A nice spring warmup accommodated the run of sunshine. High temperatures lingered in the 70s, topping out at an impressive 84 degrees in … » More …

What a time it was
April 30, 2018

Diamond and Golden grads are helping preserve the history of WSU in digital storytelling workshops.

Video unit logs busy March
April 19, 2018

Last month was one of the busiest ever for the University Marketing and Communications Video team.

To catch a cat
April 18, 2018

Trekking through the rain forests of Honduras, Travis King set up traps to catch jaguars and other wild animals with his cameras.

Educational Psychology doctoral student earns ETS internship
March 28, 2018

By Kara McMurray, College of Education

An educational psychology doctoral student in Washington State University’s College of Education has accepted a well-respected internship with the Educational Testing Service (ETS) in Princeton, New Jersey.

David Alpizar is a first-generation college student and will spend the summer at ETS, working to help develop assessments.

Ready for #CougsGive day
March 27, 2018

The annual #CougsGive drive is a 24-hour day of giving in support of Washington State University on the WSU’s birthday.