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WSU student startup with global health impact wins again

By Alyssa Patrick, Economic Development

Engage-teamSEATTLE – The Washington State University student startup company Engage earned $10,000 and a top prize at the University of Washington Business Plan Competition last week. » More …

Three WSU advisors receive international awards

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Brooke Whiting, left, Veronica Mendez-Liaina, Samantha Gizerian, Tina Krauss and Anna Chow. Whiting and Chow are WSU ACADA representatives.

By Beverly Makhani, Undergraduate Education

PULLMAN, Wash. – Washington State University’s Samantha Gizerian, Veronica Mendez-Liaina and Tina Krauss have won international honors for student advising from NACADA: The Global Community for Academic Advising. » More …

High school students win at alternative energy challenge

imagine-tomorrow-alaska-logoPULLMAN, Wash. – Approximately $100,000 in cash prizes was awarded to high school teams from Washington and Idaho at the Alaska Airlines’ Imagine Tomorrow competition. » More …

Researchers shed light on important catalyst structure

By Tina Hilding, Voiland College of Engineering & Architecture

chemistry-coverPULLMAN, Wash. – Volkswagen’s disgrace last year for altering software to pass emissions tests highlighted a problem for the auto industry: People want vehicles that are both non-polluting and fuel efficient, but they are difficult to produce with current technologies. » More …

Inland waterways emit more carbon than expected

By Tina Hilding, Voiland College of Engineering & Architecture

heping-liuPULLMAN, Wash. – Washington State University researchers have found that greenhouse-gas emissions from lakes and inland waterways may be as much as 45 percent greater than previously thought. » More …

10 seed grants launch student success, research projects

from-the-provost-logoPULLMAN, Wash. – Washington State University will invest in 10 faculty-led projects aimed at providing transformative student experiences and enhancing research, scholarship and creativity across our institution. » More …

June 17-19: WSU hosts Northwest Crystallography Workshop

Keith-DunkerPULLMAN, Wash. – Drug discovery, crystal growth, environmental science and biofuels are some of the research topics that will be presented when Washington State University hosts the Northwest Crystallography Workshop June 17-19 at the Smith CUE. » More …