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January 15: ‘Little things: Big impact’ workshop
December 16, 2019

The workshop will cover research-based insights on managing soil biology, the role of soil microbes in nutrient cycling and crop rotation, soil carbon, and diversifying dryland cropping system.

Study finds flirting among coworkers can reduce stress
December 16, 2019

The WSU‑led research focuses on light-hearted flirtation and banter among peers, drawing clear distinctions between these positive social sexual interactions and the persistent, unwelcome acts of sexual harassment.

IQ test for artificial intelligence systems
December 12, 2019

WSU researchers are creating the first-ever “IQ test” for artificial intelligence systems that would score how well they learn and adapt to new, unknown environments.

Four WSU faculty named AAAS Fellows
December 9, 2019

Aurora Clark, Thomas Okita, John Reganold and Linda Thomashow were recently elected as Fellows of the American Association for the Advancement of Science.

Small Business Saturday is Nov. 30
November 26, 2019

The Washington Small Business Development Center (SBDC) encourages you to shop local not only on the first Saturday after Thanksgiving—Small Business Saturday—but whenever possible.

Cannabis reduces headache and migraine pain by nearly half
November 25, 2019

Inhaled cannabis reduces self-reported headache severity by 47.3% and migraine severity by 49.6%, according to a recent study led by Carrie Cuttler, a WSU assistant professor of psychology. The study also found no evidence that cannabis caused “overuse headache,” a pitfall of more conventional treatments.