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April 19: Seahawks’ Trufant hosts scholarship fundraiser

strikes-for-scholarships-logo-80PULLMAN, Wash. – Five College of Education sport management students are teaming up with former Cougar and Seattle Seahawks football defensive back Marcus Trufant to host the inaugural Trufant Family Foundation Strikes for Scholarships 1-3:30 p.m. Saturday, April 19, at Zeppoz bowling lanes in Pullman.Continue reading

April 23: Hospitality industry leader to give business talk

By Sue McMurray, College of Business

Rick-Ellingson-80PULLMAN, Wash. – “Serving those who serve others” is the mission of Bargreen Ellingson’s vice president and owner Rick Ellingson (’75 marketing) who will present “Sneezing Nickels, Costing Dimes,” during the annual Burtenshaw Lecture at 4:30 p.m. Wednesday, April 23, in the CUB auditorium at Washington State University. The public is invited.Continue reading

March 28: Alumni Centre’s 25th anniversary open house

Alum Centre 25PULLMAN, Wash. – Washington State University alumni and friends are invited back to campus to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the opening of the landmark Lewis Alumni Centre with a free, public open house beginning at 4:30 p.m. Friday, March 28. Guests can park in the adjacent parking lot.

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Murrow College to induct four into Hall of Achievement

murrow-symposium-250PULLMAN, Wash. - The Edward R. Murrow College of Communication will induct four distinguished alumni into the Murrow Hall of Achievement. The distinction recognizes the accomplishments of outstanding college alumni and showcases the diversity of communication fields in which they have distinguished themselves. Continue reading

Political scientist alumnus honored for teaching, service

Ogden-80PULLMAN, Wash. – Retired political scientist Daniel M. Ogden, Jr., of Vancouver, Wash., recently was honored with the Washington State University Alumni Association (WSUAA) Alumni Achievement Award for a 50-year career of service to academia, the federal government and the local community.Continue reading

Glass art on display at WSU Visitor Center

By Amberly Boone, WSU Visitor Center 

PULLMAN, Wash. – Glass by Dale Chihuly, Lino Taglipietra and other Northwest and international artists is on exhibit at the Brelsford Washington State University Visitor Center, 150 E. Spring St., downtown Pullman.Continue reading