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Modeling maps vegetation to monitor erosion, rising seas

By Will Ferguson, College of Arts & Sciences

stephen-hendersonVANCOUVER, Wash. – Washington State University scientists Stephen Henderson and Nikolay Strigul have developed a computer model that uses photographs to recreate the complex geometry of coastal plants. » More …

Student advisor earns award for commitment, engagement

By Brenda Alling, WSU Vancouver

HinshawVANCOUVER, Wash. – Nikki Hinshaw, student activities advisor in the Office of Student Involvement at Washington State University Vancouver, was awarded the campus’ annual Chancellor’s Award for Staff Excellence last week. » More …

WSU educational leadership expands in South King County

By C. Brandon Chapman, College of Education

VANCOUVER, Wash. – To continue improving educational access to teachers, the Washington State University College of Education will launch an educational leadership program in South King County in the fall. » More …

WSU receives federal grants to grow nursing workforce

By Alli Benjamin, College of Nursing

WSU-Nursing-Pathways-students-80RICHLAND, Wash. – The Washington State University College of Nursing received three federal grants totaling $1.1 million to reduce health disparities in Washington, increase access to qualified healthcare providers in rural and underserved areas and expand nurse educator preparation. » More …

Inslee names WSU Vancouver‘s Daniyelyan as student regent

PULLMAN, Wash.- Narek Daniyelyan, a graduate student pursuing a master’s degree at WSU Vancouver, has been appointed by Governor Jay Inslee as the student member of the Washington State University Board of Regents for the 2016-2017 academic year. » More …

WSU Vancouver a top school for professional sales ed

By Brenda Alling, WSU Vancouver

VANCOUVER, Wash. – For the ninth year in a row, Washington State University Vancouver has been recognized by the worldwide Sales Education Foundation as a “Top University for Professional Sales Education.” » More …

Nursing student receives library research award

By Brenda Alling, WSU Vancouver

Sarah-HolmanVANCOUVER, Wash. – Of all infectious diseases that endanger young children’s lives, pneumonia remains the world’s biggest threat. Yet some simple, low-cost measures could go a long way toward reducing the problem. » More …