The Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Summit will provide an opportunity for participants systemwide to establish partnerships to dismantle institutional injustices. The summit will take place tomorrow from 1–3 p.m.
Hospitality Week kicks off March 2 and will feature a lineup of virtual events open to the public, including the Bellhop and celebration of new inductees into the SHBM Hall of Fame.
WSU and Ronald E. McNair Achievement Program graduates will talk about their journeys to becoming faculty members at institutions across the country as part of National TRIO Day Celebration.
The WSU Showcase event will be streamed online by Northwest Public Broadcasting at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, March 24.
Georgia Aquarium ecologist Lisa Hoopes will give the Halver Lecture in Comparative Nutrition, hosted by WSU’s Department of Animal Sciences.
The poster sessions give faculty, staff, and graduate and professional students a forum for presenting their research, scholarship, or creative work to the WSU academic community.
The Showcase for Undergraduate Research and Creative Activities will feature virtual presentations this year.
Presenters for the WSU Tri‑Cities series will provide perspectives and strategies for how communities can proactively change statistics and create pathways for successful rehabilitation.
WSU students in science, technology, engineering, and math fields are invited to a virtual fair from 4–5:15 p.m. hosted by the Louis Stokes Alliance for Minority Participants and Team Mentoring Program.
The Washington Small Business Development Center is hosting an online symposium to celebrate, educate, inspire, and normalize Black-Owned Business Excellence across the state.
The event, which takes place from 4–5:30 p.m. online, will also provide a glimpse into a new Hanford Histories Book. Both the book and event parallel themes in this year’s WSU Common Reading book, “Born A Crime.”
Students’ applications and judges’ sign‑ups are now open online for the ninth Showcase for Undergraduate Research and Creative Activities which will take place on March 29.
The annual science communication conference is taking place virtually March 24–26. Register at early-bird rates until Jan. 31.
The hour-long event is scheduled to begin at 11 a.m. on Thursday, Jan. 28, and is being broadcast on YouTube. Questions can be submitted in advance.
The events will span several months and feature authors, songwriters, rappers, visual artists and films. The full list of events can be viewed at the MLK Program website.
The first online event takes place Jan. 27 at 6 p.m. via Zoom with a reading and talk by Ryka Aoki, an L.A.-based poet, composer, teacher, and author.
“A Radio Christmas Carol,” a community holiday tradition based on Charles Dickens’ “A Christmas Carol” presented by Re‑Imagined Radio, will return this Christmas Eve via radio rather than as a public performance.