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Golf tournament a fun way to fund student scholarships

golf-pickup-200PULLMAN, Wash. – The Palouse Ridge Golf Club will host the sixth annual Jess Ford of Pullman Hardhat Classic Golf Tournament Saturday, Aug. 2, to benefit Washington State University’s Facilities Services Scholarship Fund. Check-in begins at 7 a.m. with a shotgun start at 8 a.m.Continue reading

Study: Economic, community impacts of farmers markets

By Sylvia Kantor, WSU Extension

Colorful-carrots-at-farmers-market-by-Michael-Porter-CC-120WENATCHEE, Wash. – Farmers markets in the state have more than doubled in the last decade, from nearly 80 to more than 160, according to a recent report by Washington State University. The report is based on a 2010 study that examined economic and community impacts of farmers markets that could help shape strategies and policies to sustain them.Continue reading

WSU Athletics video production receives Emmy nomination

SEATTLE – The National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences for the Northwest has announced that a video project created by Washington State University Athletics for the Pac-12 Network has been nominated for an Emmy award.

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National Poetry Month activities at WSU Libraries

By Nella Letizia, WSU Libraries

Poetry-open-mic-100PULLMAN, Wash. – One of Lorena O’English’s favorite poems from her “misspent youth” is a cautionary tale about two maiden sisters, one of whom falls under the spell of goblin merchants selling fruit too good to be true. Only the strength of her sister’s love saves her.Continue reading