Rolovich recently lead the University of Hawai’i Rainbow Warriors to the team’s first 10-win season since 2019, capped off by a win over BYU in the Hawaii Bowl.
A full slate of events is scheduled beginning on Thursday, Jan. 16 with a film and culminating with a keynote address by W. Kamau Bell on Jan. 23.
“We want to assure all members of our international community that the entire WSU family is here to help in whatever ways we can.”
The Office of the Dean of Students has launched the Student Care Network, making it easier for people at all WSU locations to refer students who may need help.
The university’s Global Campus ranked 23rd nationally for all undergraduate online degree programs; WSU’s online MBA program through the Carson College of Business ranked 18th; and the Voiland College of Engineering and Architecture’s online graduate engineering program ranked 21st.
A wine business book authored by a WSU Tri‑Cities business professor and colleagues from other parts of the country earned the award for “Best Book for Professionals” by the Gourmand International Cookbook Awards.
WSU is urging students to closely watch weather forecasts, monitor road conditions and allow plenty of extra travel time as they prepare to return to WSU campuses for the start of spring semester on Monday.
An international leader in industrial crystal development, the Regents Professor and Eminent Faculty member died unexpectedly Jan. 2 while skiing in Utah. A memorial is set for Jan. 17 on the Pullman campus.
With significant snowfall predicted for much of the state in coming days, this would be a good time to review WSU policies and keep an eye on the emergency alert system for your campus.
Tammy Barry serves as the WSU Graduate School’s associate dean in charge of program assessment and review. Jon Walter is an administrative planning specialist with the department of Institutional Research.
Ola Kehinde, an educational psychology student, was chosen by the National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP), to attend its Data Training Workshop in Arlington, Virginia on Feb. 6-8.
The first payday of 2020 is coming up, but keep in mind it’s for work performed during the last half of December. The new pay rates that took effect Jan. 1 will be reflected in January’s second paycheck.
The number of WSU faculty‑led study abroad programs is also on the rise, drawing nearly 300 students each semester.
Each applicant must submit an abstract of 250 words or less about their research or creative activity. Topics presented at last year’s event ranged from genetics and medical sciences to agricultural practices and literature.
Registration is open for the annual Country Living Expo and Cattlemen’s Winterschool on Jan. 25 at Stanwood High School.
From important lab work and data collection to evaluating research, teaching and offering diverse perspectives on scholarship, postdocs enrich the academic environment and advance WSU’s land grant mission.
A WSU Tri‑Cities program is helping paraeducators, those who provide instructional support in schools, earn education degrees and begin careers as full‑time certified teachers.