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Students will return to a tobacco- and nicotine-free campus

By Steve Nakata, Student Affairs

No-smoking-signPULLMAN, Wash. – When Washington State University students return for fall semester, a new tobacco- and nicotine-free policy will go into effect during the first week of classes on Monday, Aug. 22. » More …

Graduate will pursue application of cancer research

Luis-Cortez-webPULLMAN, Wash. – After graduating Saturday, Luis Cortez, a first-generation student from Othello, Wash., plans to get his M.D. and Ph.D. degrees in order to “research human health issues and transfer my lab discoveries into practice.” » More …

WSU Aggie of the Year ready to support farming

By Seth Truscott, College of Agricultural, Human & Natural Resource Sciences

JenicaHagler-headPULLMAN, Wash. – Growing up in the rural town of Kuna, Idaho, Jenica Hagler found chores like feeding livestock, helping newborn calves and showing animals at the fair to be life lessons — challenging but satisfying. » More …

Carson College of Business recognizes faculty, staff, students

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By Sue McMurray, Carson College of Business

PULLMAN, Wash. – The Carson College of Business recently honored its outstanding faculty, staff and graduate students during an annual awards event at Washington State University Pullman. » More …

Tri-Cities, Vancouver students can ‘invest in success’

student-successPULLMAN, Wash. – A second $1 million grant to the Office of the Provost means students at the Vancouver and Tri-Cities campuses will have the opportunity to apply for Invest in Success this fall. » More …

May 7: About 377 to participate in Tri-Cities commencement

By Maegan Murray, WSU Tri-Cities

Tri-Cities-commencementRICHLAND, Wash. – Approximately 377 students will participate in the Washington State University Tri-Cities commencement ceremony, which begins at 1 p.m. Saturday, May 7, at the Toyota Center, 7000 W. Grandridge Blvd. in Kennewick, Wash. » More …

Students challenged to create intricate wine rack

By Tina Hilding, Voiland College of Engineering & Architecture

PULLMAN, Wash. – For much of the semester, Leah Engelhardt and Jingxian (Doris) Xie’s fellow architecture graduate students and professors had doubts about their project. » More …