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April 23: Finance expert shares investing tips

By Sue McMurray, College of Business

Weeks-80PULLMAN, Wash. – Bryan Weeks, president and chief executive officer of Silver Creek Capital Management, will present “Evolution of Hedge Fund Investing and Institutional Investor’s Asset Allocation,” a free, public talk, at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, April 23, in Todd Hall 130, Washington State University. A 5 p.m. reception will be in the first-floor atrium.Continue reading

WSU selects two finalists for provost, executive V.P. position

PULLMAN, Wash. – The committee charged with naming a new provost and executive vice president for Washington State University has selected two finalists for the post and both candidates will be on campus next week to conduct interviews and meet with students, faculty and staff.

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April 25: Annual business plan competition kickoff

By Sue McMurray, College of Business

castles-80PULLMAN, Wash. – Dan Castles, chief executive officer of Telestream, will present “The Entrepreneurship Experience: Is It for You?” a free, public talk at 12:50 p.m. Friday, April 25, in the CUB auditorium at Washington State University. The lecture kicks off the 12th Annual WSU Business Plan Competition hosted by the College of Business.Continue reading

April 21: WSU to host aerospace research symposium

PULLMAN, Wash. – Featuring the theme, “Advancing Public-Private Partnerships in Aerospace,” the second annual research symposium of The Joint Center for Aerospace Technology Innovation (JCATI) will be held April 21 in the Compton Union Building at Washington State University.

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Outgoing behavior makes for happier humans

By Rebecca E. Phillips, University Communications

Happy-80PULLMAN, Wash. – Happy is as happy does, apparently—for human beings all over the world. Not only does acting extroverted lead to more positive feelings across several cultures, but people also report more upbeat behavior when they feel free to be themselves.Continue reading