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Register by Sept. 10 for agricultural technology open house

apple-robot-80PROSSER, Wash. – Agricultural automation, robotics, precision agriculture technologies and associated economics research will be showcased at the free Agricultural Technology Day open house noon-3:30 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 17, at Washington State University’s new Center for Precision and Automated Agricultural Systems (CPAAS) facility on Bunn Road in Prosser.Continue reading

Sept. 10: ‘Darwin and Intelligent Design’ forum

By Adriana Aumen, College of Arts & Sciences

ElliottSober-80PULLMAN, Wash. – The debate between Charles Darwin’s theory of evolution and intelligent design will be examined by philosopher Elliott Sober during the 53rd Frank Fraser Potter Memorial Lecture in Philosophy and the Potter Talk on Thursday, Sept. 10, at Washington State University Pullman.Continue reading

Aug. 25: Free film ‘Mockingbird’ kicks off common reading

By Beverly Makhani, WSU Undergraduate Education

Mockingbird-poster-detailPULLMAN, Wash. – A free, public screening of the 1962 film “To Kill a Mockingbird” will be at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 25, in CUE 203 at Washington State University. It is the first Common Readings Tuesdays event in the year’s series around the book “Just Mercy,” by Bryan Stevenson.Continue reading

Aug. 24: Nursing chairs named to honor public servants

By Maegan Murray, WSU Tri-Cities

RICHLAND, Wash. – Washington State University Tri-Cities will dedicate its five new Kadlec Distinguished Chairs of Nursing to individuals who have displayed exceptional service to the local health care community at a ceremony at 10:30 a.m. Monday, Aug. 24, at the Kadlec Healthplex, 1268 Lee Blvd., Richland.Continue reading

Sept. 10: New business dean to talk at Power Breakfast

By Sue McMurray, Carson College of Business

Chip-HunterSEATTLE – Chip Hunter, newly appointed business dean at Washington State University, will present “The Carson College of Business at WSU: Linking Washington State with the World,” as the keynote speaker at the annual Power Breakfast networking event sponsored by the college.Continue reading

Today: Open forum for first medical school dean candidate

By Doug Nadvornick, College of Medical Sciences

GozalSPOKANE, Wash. – Washington State University will host an open forum 4-5 p.m. today (Wednesday, Aug. 19) for the first of three finalists for founding dean of the new medical school. It will be in the first floor Walgreen’s Auditorium of the Pharmaceutical and Biomedical Sciences Building, 205 E. Spokane Falls Blvd.Continue reading