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President outlines university budget, financial management plans

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“With the end of the legislative session earlier this month, the University’s financial picture for the upcoming academic year is much clearer. » More …

Protect your pet’s feet from heat, burns

120 degree pavement temperatureBy Charlie Powell, WSU College of Veterinary Medicine

PULLMAN, Wash. – Temperatures nearing or surpassing the century mark in the Inland Northwest this week prompts the Washington State University College of Veterinary Medicine to issue a hot pavement advisory for pets. » More …

WSU commencement schedules announced

PULLMAN, Wash. – About 3,026 students are expected to participate in Washington State University Pullman commencement ceremonies at 8 a.m., 11:30 a.m. and 3 p.m. Saturday, May 6, in Beasley Coliseum. » More …

WSU in the Media – December 4, 2015

The Puget Sound Business Journal – Since 2011, researchers at WSU’s Composite Materials and Engineering Center have been working with local companies, governments and economic development groups to improve the performance and manufacturing process of cross-laminated timber, as well as analyzing cost effectiveness and logistics of a rural-to-urban supply chain. WSU is already working with milling and manufacturing partners to launch a supply chain in Eastern Washington, and to identify Western Washington opportunities.

WSU in the Media – November 12, 2015

The Atlantic – While men do produce sperm into old age, their sperm carries more mutations and there’s less of it. “There are a lot of changes that compromise spermatogenesis,” says Patricia Hunt, a reproductive biologist at Washington State University. “It’s like a machine that gets rusty with age.”

Medical News Today – For the first time, researchers have developed a way of using electrical stimulation in wound dressing that may offer an effective alternative to antibiotics. » More …

WSU in the Media – November 9, 2015

The Washington Post – Organic farms can provide a quicker route to profits because farmers can fetch higher prices. Premiums paid to organic farmers can range 29 to 32 percent above conventional prices, according to a study published this summer by Washington State University researchers.

USA Today – Students at Washington State University can save up for school and have the institution match their savings.  » More …

WSU in the Media – November 5, 2015

The Atlantic – Professional pickers tend to work seasonally, with many driving hundreds of miles (sometimes with families in tow) to reap pumpkins, pears, berries, or whatever is in season in various parts of the country. (Researchers at Washington State University, which is near America’s biggest apple-producing region, announced last summer that they were testing an apple-picking robot.)

PBS Newshour – Recommended cleanups and exposure studies were shelved. Awareness campaigns stalled. Data was lost. Meanwhile, the contamination lingers and families have been left in the dark. “[the Department of Ecology] is aware of all this stuff. They have a legal right to enforce this … » More …