PULLMAN, Wash. – NE College Avenue, from the top of the hill at Spokane Street down to the bottom of the hill at Spring Street, will be closed until early summer due to structural problems with the steam/utility tunnel that runs underneath it making automobile traffic unsafe.
PULLMAN, Wash. – André-Denis Girard Wright, an internationally recognized researcher and director of the School of Animal and Comparative Biomedical Sciences at the University of Arizona, has been named dean of the Washington State University College of Agricultural, Human and Natural Resource Sciences.
Keith Jackson, who was widely regarded as the ‘voice of college football’ by several generations, died Friday, Jan. 13, in Los Angeles.
PULLMAN, Wash. – Stanley Eugene Buckley, who worked at WSU Pullman from September 1977-May 1990 as a physical plant truck driver, died Dec. 10, 2017 at Pullman Regional Hospital.
PULLMAN, Wash. – Washington State University will present its annual Martin Luther King Jr. Distinguished Service Awards 7 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 18, in the CUB Senior Ballroom.
PULLMAN, Wash. – Each year, Washington State University honors women whose lives, work and mentorship promote equality and wellbeing for their communities. WSU’s 2018 Woman of the Year and Women of Distinction Awards nominations are being accepted through Feb. 15.
PULLMAN, Wash. – Washington State University Athletics announced Monday that Head Coach Mike Leach has agreed in principle to a provision in Leach’s contract to extend the agreement an additional year through the 2022 season, bringing it to a five-year contract.
By John Sutherland, University Communications
RICHLAND, Wash. – Sandra Haynes, a senior administrator at Metropolitan State University of Denver, is the new chancellor of Washington State University Tri-Cities.
Kenneth E. Hartz, 81, who worked at WSU Pullman from 1979 from 1989, and also taught at WSU Tri-Cities, died Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017.
PULLMAN, Wash. – Seven research projects with high commercialization potential have been chosen to receive awards of up to $50,000 through the Commercialization Gap Fund for 2018. The funding was awarded to faculty from diverse fields including clean technology, human health, agriculture and engineering.
PULLMAN, Wash. – Susmita Bose, the Herman and Brita Lindholm Endowed Chair and Professor in Washington State University’s School of Mechanical and Materials Engineering, has been named a fellow of the National Academy of Inventors.
PULLMAN, Wash. – A new university website, titled Fiscal Health, has been created to keep the Washington State University community informed and involved in the systemwide initiative to restore WSU’s fiscal health.
R. Keith Campbell, a member of WSU’s pharmacy faculty for 45 years and a national leader in pharmacy and diabetes research died Nov. 11, 2017.
James W. Berger, 88, formerly of Pullman, died Oct. 6, 2017, at St. Luke’s Hospital in Meridian, Idaho.
Lucille A. “Sam” Leonhardy, who lived in Moscow, Idaho, and worked for WSU Pullman from December 1975 to October 1997, died Nov. 1, 2017.
Robert ‘Bob’ Minnix, senior associate athletics director for Washington State University from June 2008 to Aug. 2017, died Nov. 3, 2017.
PULLMAN, Wash. – John Juan Ramirez, 74, of Pullman, died Oct. 27, 2017, at his home. Ramirez, Ph.D., worked for WSU from July 1991 to January 2016.