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Seminar, Oct. 19: Imagine a Day without Water
October 17, 2017

The presenter is Patricia Mulroy, is a senior fellow for climate adaptation and environmental policy, Boyd School of Law at the University of Nevada at Las Vegas.

Oct. 19: “Spare Parts” author will speak at WSU Vancouver
October 17, 2017

“Spare Parts” is a moving story about four Mexican-American high school students living in Phoenix, Ariz., who overcome seemingly insurmountable odds as they learn about building robots and about surviving in the United States as undocumented students. WSU Vancouver selected the book for its common reading program this year.

Tom Farrey
Former ESPN reporter explores how to make youth sports more accessible
October 16, 2017

Tom Farrey’s 2008 book, “Game On: The All American Race to Make Champions of Our Children,” started a movement that culminated in the creation of Aspen Institute’s Project Play, an initiative that provides stakeholders with tools and opportunities to make sport accessible to all children, regardless of zip code or ability.

Unconventional Pairings” exhibit includes iconic and lesser-known works, as well as past and current displays of architecture, fine art, textiles, media and more.
New exhibit explores unlikely combinations in textiles, fine art and architecture
October 16, 2017

“Unconventional Pairings” puts together surprising combinations of works as means to stimulate unexpected synergies and discussions. Organized around four thematic groupings — “Elusive, In Service, Inside Out and Spectacle” — the display highlights cultural materials spanning the 19th, 20th and 21st centuries to forge links between the past and present, as well as  social contexts. The exhibit opens today and runs through Nov. 3.

More Events

APAC meeting on Oct. 12
October 11, 2017

Presentations on transportation/parking, accreditation process, and updates from all campuses, Oct. 12, 9–10:30 a.m. in Lighty 405

DACA to be discussed at UndocuQueer Conference
October 9, 2017

The demise of DACA protections and the effect on college students will take center stage during Washington State University’s Second Annual UndocuQueer Conference, which is scheduled for Saturday, Oct. 14, at the Elson S. Floyd Cultural Center in Pullman. The event will begin with a networking dinner the evening before.

Screening of Hexaploid Wheat for Heat Tolerance
October 5, 2017

The Molecular Plant Sciences program presents a seminar with Nathan Grant, MPS graduate student in the Dept. of Crop and Soil Sciences on Wednesday, Oct. 11, 12:10 p.m., in Bryan Hall 305.