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WSU Cougar football season kickoff set for Saturday

falkPULLMAN, Wash. – Washington State University will kick off the Labor Day weekend and open the 2015 football season at home this Saturday (Sept. 4), when the Cougars play host to the Vikings of Portland State University at 11 a.m. in Martin Stadium. At mid-week, more than 5,000 tickets remained available for the opening football game. Tickets can be ordered by calling 1-800-GOCOUGS.Continue reading

Summer internship leads to job months before graduation

By Ben Reynolds, AREVA

Jared-BeaucheneRICHLAND, Wash. – Jared Beauchene never figured he’d work in a nuclear fuel plant right out of college. But he will; in fact, he will start part-time as a mechanical engineer this fall with the AREVA company before turning full-time following spring graduation.Continue reading

Oct. 15: Deadline to nominate next common reading book

By Beverly Makhani, Undergraduate Education

PULLMAN, Wash. – Nominations of books about leadership and social justice will be accepted through Oct. 15 for the 2016-17 common reading used by students in first-year classes at Washington State University.Continue reading

Culture of clean: SRC strives to stay vibrant, healthy

By Steve Nakata, Administrative Services

PULLMAN, Wash. – When Washington State University opened its Student Recreation Center (SRC) in 2001, students were in awe of the state-of-the art $40-million facility. It quickly became the hot spot on campus. Fast forward 14 years and it’s still one of the most heavily used buildings at WSU.Continue reading