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College Avenue closed between Spokane St. and Spring St.
January 19, 2018

College Ave Closure 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. 

‘PTBusBeacon’ app, plus map make WSU transportation easier
January 16, 2018

WSU Transportation logoPULLMAN, Wash. – Transportation Services is launching a new educational campaign called “Find Your Way on Crimson and Gray” to promote using express transit bus routes and a new transit app for cross-campus transportation.

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André-Denis Girard Wright named dean of CAHNRS
January 16, 2018

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.

Stanley Buckley 
January 12, 2018

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.

Women of Distinction/Woman of the Year nominations open
January 3, 2018

Anna King, 2016 WSU woman of th year with Dan Bernardo, provost.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.

Cougars extend Coach Leach’s contract through 2022 season
December 19, 2017

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.

Sandra Haynes named WSU Tri-Cities chancellor
December 18, 2017

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
December 14, 2017

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.

Office of Research announces 2018 Commercialization Gap Fund awards
December 14, 2017

Office of Commercialization bannerPULLMAN, 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.

Susmita Bose named to National Academy of Inventors
December 12, 2017

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.

Restoring WSU’s fiscal health focus of website
December 8, 2017

wsu entrance and logoPULLMAN, 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.

Keith Campbell
December 4, 2017

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
December 1, 2017

James W. Berger, 88, formerly of Pullman, died Oct. 6, 2017, at St. Luke’s Hospital in Meridian, Idaho.

Lucille Leonhardy
December 1, 2017

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 Minnix
December 1, 2017

Robert ‘Bob’ Minnix, senior associate athletics director for Washington State University from June 2008 to Aug. 2017, died Nov. 3, 2017.

John Juan Ramirez
December 1, 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.