WSU Tri-Cities will welcome James Conca, senior scientist for UFA Ventures, Inc., who will discuss the current state and future of the nuclear waste disposal program in the United States as part of a Feb. 28 joint engineering and science lecture series.
Latinx feminist mental health activist Dior Vargas will bring a message of hope and encouragement to what she calls the ‘invisible’ populations during her first‑ever trip to the Palouse region.
Award-winning poet Jericho Brown will visit Pullman on Feb. 27 as a guest of the WSU Visiting Writer Series. Brown is an associate professor and director of the Creative Writing Program at Emory University in Atlanta.
Guest lecturer Rob Ruck will discuss plausible explanations for why Samoans are the most overrepresented group in the NFL and NCAA Division I football at 4 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 25, on the Pullman campus.
WSU Tri-Cities will celebrate the accomplishments of students who have overcome an assortment of barriers with the support of TRIO Student Support Services as part of National TRIO Day on Feb. 28.
Over the next four weeks, four WSU researchers will share their work and expertise with communities across the state as part of the Humanities Washington Speakers Bureau.
TSA Pre‑Check offers the ability to bypass normally slow-moving security lanes in favor of an expedited one. By going through the TSA Pre‑Check lane, passengers no longer have to remove shoes, the 3‑1‑1 liquid compliant bag, laptops, light outerwear/jackets, and belts.
Sylvia Omulo, clinical assistant professor at the Paul G. Allen School for Global Animal Health at Washington State University, will give the next Vice President for Research Distinguished Lecture at 3 p.m., on Tuesday, Feb. 25, in the Veterinary and Biomedical Research Building, room 305.
She will present “What a Journey! Did I Choose the Path or Did the Path Choose Me?” during the annual Burtenshaw Lecture, 1:25 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 27, in the CUB auditorium on the WSU Pullman campus.
WSU will celebrate the grand opening of its new Honey Bee & Pollinator Research, Extension, and Education Facility on March 6 with a ribbon cutting and tours of the facility.
Heidi Bissell, an animal nutritionist for SeaWorld and Busch Gardens, will be on the Pullman campus to discuss how she uses science to improve the diet, health, and welfare of animals in zoos and parks at the annual Halver Lecture in Comparative Nutrition.
The Bellhop was a longstanding fundraiser that ran from the 1940s to the 1980s and was revived in 2017. The event will begin at 5:30 p.m. in the CUB Senior Ballroom. The public is invited.
The WSU Horticulture Club will hold its Valentine’s Day plant sale 10 a.m.–2 p.m., Thursday and Friday, Feb. 13–14 at the greenhouses by Ferdinand’s Ice Cream Shoppe on the Pullman campus.
WSU Tri-Cities will host a series of events in February to celebrate advocacy efforts and to raise awareness about the African American experience in the Tri-Cities in honor of Black History Month.
Ananth Kalyanaraman will discuss some of the key advances, challenges, and opportunities in computational life sciences as part of the annual Bose lecture, which recognizes the top faculty researcher in the Voiland College of Engineering and Architecture.
“Immerse Yourself in the Puget Sound” is a program designed to train volunteers to join the Beach Watchers. Volunteers should be beach lovers who want to help protect Puget Sound’s waters, wildlife and landscape in Snohomish County.
This year’s 3MT will take place on Wednesday, March 25 at 1:00 p.m. in the Spark Atrium on the Pullman campus. Prizes, in the form of travel awards for research conferences, will be $3,000 for the winner, $1,500 for second place and $500 for third.