A new era of cooperation between WSU and Pullman began Tuesday with a formal agreement to work toward a vibrant and welcoming downtown.
The draft plan, the product of an 18‑month‑long planning process that incorporated input from throughout the WSU system as well as external stakeholders, identifies four major institutional goals for the next five years.
The Washington Department of Enterprise Services’ Risk Management Office in Olympia is requesting that all employees at Washington institutions of higher education, including WSU, complete the online safety survey.
The Gamma Chapter of the Phi Beta Kappa Society at WSU is accepting applications through April 1, 2020 from undergraduates for 2020–21 scholarships that cover full tuition costs plus mandatory fees.
Faculty, staff and students are invited to nominate candidates for two of the university’s most prestigious awards: the Honorary Doctoral Degree and the Regents’ Distinguished Alumnus/a Award.
Those chosen for membership in the university’s premier organization dedicated to teaching excellence are active in faculty advocacy, shaping university policy, grant and award review, cross-disciplinary peer evaluation, informal mentorship, and professional development efforts.
Today, the WSU system boasts 12 TRIO programs that serve a combined 935 students and are supported by over $3 million in grants annually from the U.S. Department of Education.
The Office of the Provost is offering Affordable Learning Grants to fund faculty exploration and adoption of affordable learning materials. Grants ranging from $1,500 to $4,500 are available for faculty at all levels and all WSU locations.
The proposal would affect the Pullman campus only and provide funds for capital projects addressing maintenance and repairs for campus parking garages and surface parking lots.
WSU faculty with innovative ideas to enhance teaching and learning are encouraged to apply by March 23 for a Smith Teaching and Learning Grant of up to $5,000.
The National Weather Service, which issued a winter storm warning Tuesday, advised of potentially hazardous travel conditions.
The 2020-2025 WSU systemwide strategic plan is now available for review by the community. Feedback to the draft is invited through an online survey open until Feb. 25.
Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA) will be required when logging into more WSU applications, including Blackboard, Adobe, and others, beginning at 6 a.m. on March 16.
The 15‑member search committee recently completed work on an Opportunities and Challenges Profile for the position. The profile provides summary information about WSU, the provost’s duties, and the university’s future plans.
Additionally, the board reviewed efforts to integrate student recruitment and approved the sale of 30 acres adjacent to the Tri-Cities campus.
Currently serving as chair of the Department of Pathology, Microbiology, Immunology at the University of California Davis’ School of Veterinary Medicine, she will assume her new responsibilities July 20 at WSU.
Awards will be offered by the Office of Undergraduate Research, the Voiland College of Engineering and Architecture, and WSU Louis Stokes Alliance for Minority Participation—an NSF‑funded program for underrepresented minority students in STEM majors.