WSU sociologists are studying the factors behind an alarming rise in incarcerations in smaller cities and rural counties across the United States.
A WSU Libraries’ display in Terrell Library, running through Feb. 14, delves into the Census and its impact on the nation’s inhabitants.
Young adults say that Instagram helps them develop friendships in real life, especially those who are more hesitant to try new experiences, according to a recent study by researchers in WSU’s Edward R. Murrow College of Communication.
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.
In his 30‑minute BBC radio documentary, “The Digital Election: How social media is reshaping UK democracy,” Travis Ridout shares highlights and insights of his interviews with a variety of sources, including British voters and online advertising professionals.
The prevalence of protected wildlife areas in borderlands makes international relations key to the survival of lynx, bears and other large migratory animals, according to new WSU research.
The most striking finding concerned the fact that much of the anti-Muslim narrative was driven by a small handful of users, disseminating tweets through throngs of automated bots and sock puppet accounts that concealed the true identity of their owners.
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A WSU chemical engineering student is one of eight students nationwide chosen to serve as a delegate for the American Chemical Society at a closely watched U.N. climate change meeting in Madrid, Spain.
With the help of a $1.2 million NSF grant, a WSU psychologist is leading a new program to empower women to seek career advancement and leadership opportunities in higher education throughout the northwest.
The effects of Indian boarding schools on one family’s history is the subject of a new exhibit in WSU’s Manuscripts, Archives and Special Collections that opens Friday, Oct. 25.
Lawrence Pintak’s book, “America & Islam: Soundbites, Suicide Bombs and the Road to Donald Trump,” punctures key stereotypes that shape American perceptions of the world’s 1.8 billion Muslims.
WSU researchers compared violent and property crimes in Washington and Colorado to 21 states where recreational and most other cannabis use remains illegal.
Journalism students from Washington State University and the University of Idaho will get a taste of small town reporting Oct. 4 and 5 as part of the 2019 Rural Reporting Plunge project.
A WSU professor and his team are researching how to overcome barriers Latinos face when returning to work after on-the-job injuries.
Her research shows gender-inclusive spaces may help young people develop friendships across gender identities.