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March 30: Undergraduate research showcase sets record

By Beverly Makhani, Office of Undergraduate Education

SURCA-logoPULLMAN, Wash. – Undergraduates will present posters and compete for awards at 3:30 p.m. Monday, March 30, in the CUB ballroom at the 2015 Showcase for Undergraduate Research and Creative Activities (SURCA), part of the annual Showcase celebration of Washington State University achievement.Continue reading

#CougsGive125 marks 125 years: Together…we’ve got this!

cougs-logoPULLMAN, Wash. – Cougs everywhere are invited to participate in #CougsGive125, Washington State University’s first “day of giving,” to support the WSU people and programs that shape the future of our state and world. The goal is to raise more than $125,000 from at least 1,250 donors in 36 hours.Continue reading

National survey polls students to evaluate, improve WSU

By Beverly Makhani, Office of Undergraduate Education

nsse-logo-170PULLMAN, Wash. – Washington State University is hopeful that freshmen and seniors can use their smartphones this spring to tell the institution how it is doing.Continue reading

Students reflect on sexual violence, healing through theater

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By Steve Nakata, Administrative Services

PULLMAN, Wash. – Ten Washington State University students will take the stage this week to share their thoughts and experiences related to sexual violence – a hot topic on college campuses across the nation. The free, public performances will be at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday-Friday, March 25-27, in Daggy Hall’s Wadleigh Theatre.Continue reading

Students learn policy, advocate for science in nation’s capital

By Eric Sorensen, WSU science writer

Caruso,-left-and-GomezPULLMAN, Wash. – Two Washington State University students have been chosen to visit Washington, D.C., next month for “Making Our CASE,” a three-day program to learn about science policy and advocate for research support. Students will practice what they learn while visiting with members of Congress and staffers.Continue reading

Showcase celebration previewed, honorees recapped

showcase-logoPULLMAN, Wash. – The academic expertise and outreach of Washington State University will be displayed and celebrated Tuesday-Monday, March 24-30, during the annual Showcase. At Friday’s Celebrating Excellence Recognition Banquet, the WSU community will honor the outstanding achievements of faculty and staff.Continue reading