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May 8: WSU Spokane to celebrate commencement

By Kevin Dudley, WSU Spokane

SPOKANE, Wash. – About 400 students will graduate from Washington State University Spokane at 2 p.m. Friday, May 8, at the INB Performing Arts Center. Doors open at 1 p.m. and family, friends and faculty are invited. Tickets are not required for the free commencement ceremony.Continue reading

Student selected for national pharmacy business training

By Lori Maricle, College of Pharmacy

Derek-Matlock-webSPOKANE, Wash. – Washington State University pharmacy student Derek Matlock of Tucson, Ariz., is one of 14 student pharmacists from across the United States selected to participate in the 2015 Live Oak Pharmacy Student Program intensive business training for future pharmacy owners in August.Continue reading

April 30: Fire behavior workshop in the Blue Mountains

By Scott Weybright, College of Agricultural, Human & Natural Resource Sciences

wildfire-by-bugwood.org-2j00DAYTON, Wash. – Fire behavior, history, tools to evaluate conditions, firefighter roles and state regulations and policies will be discussed in a free workshop for woodland owners and others 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Thursday, April 30, at 111 Pattit Rd., Dayton.Continue reading

Chancellors mark 25 years of regional campuses at capitol

By Maegan Murray, WSU Tri-Cities

25-anniversaryOLYMPIA, Wash. – Washington State University chancellors traveled to the state capitol this week to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the regional campuses and to witness passage of Senate Resolution 8663 honoring their 1989 founding.Continue reading

WSU part of White House health and climate change discussion

By Alli Benjamin, College of Nursing

Patricia-Butterfield-webSPOKANE, Wash. – Leaders in medicine, nursing and public health who recently participated in a White House roundtable on the health impacts of climate change included Patricia Butterfield, dean emerita and professor at Washington State University College of Nursing.Continue reading