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Restoring WSU’s fiscal health focus of website
December 8, 2017

wsu entrance and logoPULLMAN, Wash. – A new university website, titled Fiscal Health, has been created to keep the Washington State University community informed and involved in the systemwide initiative to restore WSU’s fiscal health.

Nov. 30: Turning Hanford radioactive waste into glass focus of DOE presentation
November 27, 2017

By Maegan Murray, WSU Tri-Cities

DOE logoRICHLAND, Wash. – A federal project director from the U.S. Department of Energy will discuss how the Hanford waste treatment plant will immobilize radioactive waste by turning it into glass as part of a continuing lecture series from 3-4 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 30, in the Washington State University Tri-Cities East Auditorium.

Four finalists for WSU Tri-Cities chancellorship named
November 17, 2017

By John Sutherland, University Communications

RICHLAND, Wash. – Four finalists for the WSU Tri-Cities chancellorship have been announced and will visit the Tri-Cities and Pullman campuses Nov. 27-December 5.

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Teacher certification program in computer science attracts state, PNNL funding
November 2, 2017

By Maegan Murray, WSU Tri-Cities

RICHLAND, Wash. – WSU Tri-Cities is developing a teacher endorsement program in computer science that has attracted a $49,000 grant from the Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction and a matching contribution from the Pacific Northwest National Laboratory.

Teams forming for Future City STEM competition hosted by WSU
October 19, 2017

By Brett Stav, Voiland College of Engineering & Architecture

Future City Competition logoPULLMAN, Wash. – Teams are forming for the regional Future City Competition for sixth-, seventh- and eighth-grade students from Washington, Idaho and Montana.

Oct. 20: Tasting event features blends created by WSU wine students
October 16, 2017

By Kaury Balcom, WSU Viticulture & Enology

blended-learning-wine bottlePULLMAN, Wash. – Meet WSU viticulture and enology students and taste select wines from the “Blended Learning” student-made wine series, 4-8 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 20, at the Brelsford WSU Visitor Center.

Whistleblower Act encourages reporting, protects employees
October 3, 2017

whistlePULLMAN, Wash. – Washington state’s “Whistleblower Act,” RCW 42.40, was enacted to encourage state employees to report improper governmental actions. A whistleblower is entitled to protection from reprisal or retaliatory action.

African American history at Hanford focus of WSU Tri-Cities, National Park Service project
October 2, 2017

By Maegan Murray, WSU Tri-Cities

African American historic photoRICHLAND, Wash. – Washington State University Tri-Cities was recently awarded a $73,000 grant in partnership with the U.S. Department of the Interior National Park Service to research and document the African American migration, segregation and overall civil rights history at the Manhattan Project National Historical Park, Hanford.

Private support for WSU tops $122 Million in FY2017
October 2, 2017

By Trevor Durham, University Development

PULLMAN, Wash. – Washington State University supporters committed $21.6 million in private support in June — a record for that month — to bring WSU’s total fundraising activity to more than $122.6 million in gifts, grants, revocable commitments and other contributions during Fiscal Year 2017.

WSU Tri-Cities experiences another record enrollment fall start
September 20, 2017

By Maegan Murray, WSU Tri-Cities

RICHLAND, Wash. – Washington State University Tri-Cities experienced another record enrollment this fall, celebrating a 5.1 percent increase in undergraduate students, which brings the campus to a total of 1,937 students