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May 7-13: Participate in Washington Public Employees Recognition Week

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A variety of activities are slated for this year’s Washington state Public Employees Recognition Week, May 7-13. Consider marking your calendar to participate.

This annual week, coordinated by the Washington State Productivity Board, honors the service of local, state and federal public servants statewide.

The 2017 celebration includes:

Discounted tickets to the Seattle Mariners vs. Texas Rangers game, Saturday, May 6. Please note, tickets must be purchased by mail — click here for the form. Mailed … » More …

Doctoral education student receives international honor

Henri Burns WSU grad student

VANCOUVER, Wash. – Henri Burns, a doctoral student in the College of Education’s mathematics and science education program, has been chosen by the National Association for Research in Science Teaching (NARST) to take part in five-day workshop in Taiwan this summer. » More …

Scientific Wellness enhances personalized medicine training

WSU Spokane Health Science logoSPOKANE, Wash. – The Elson S. Floyd College of Medicine is announcing today that its inaugural class will be participating in a cutting-edge Scientific Wellness program provided by Arivale. » More …

Graduate students win NSF research fellowships

By Eric Sorensen, WSU science writer

PULLMAN, Wash. – Five Washington State University students have been chosen for National Science Foundation graduate research fellowships. The prestigious awards have trained generations of American scientists and engineers, including Nobel laureates. » More …

Research addresses health impacts of contaminated water

WSU Vancouver graduate student Stephanie Gardiner, second from right, and an RN from the Holy Innocents Children’s Hospital in Mbarara, right, visit with patients in a field clinic in Kakoma, Uganda.

From Northwest Crimson & Gray, WSU Vancouver

VANCOUVER, Wash. – Helping get a hospital built in Uganda was an important step for Anita Hunter. But it was just the first step. » More …

Student business consultants recognized for innovation

MAP students discuss business planning with their team mentor and clients.

By Sue McMurray, Carson College of Business

VANCOUVER, Wash. – A student service at Washington State University Vancouver that assists local small businesses won international recognition today for motivating change in business education. » More …

WSU continues to post record enrollments

PULLMAN, Wash. – Washington State University has experienced its highest spring semester enrollment ever, registering 28,240 students statewide, up two percent from the spring semester of 2016. » More …

Five faculty earn awards for global research travel

By Craig Lawson, International Programs

PULLMAN, Wash. – Five faculty members are recipients of the fifth annual International Research Travel Awards at Washington State University. » More …