By Nic Loyd, WSU meteorologist, and Linda Weiford, WSU News
PULLMAN, Wash. – A human is to blame for starting Washington state’s largest wildfire, burning since July 23.
By Maegan Murray, WSU Tri-Cities
RICHLAND, Wash. – Washington State University is leading the online implementation of a program aimed at reducing school truancy that could positively impact schools across the state, and possibly the nation.
By John Sutherland, University Communications
PULLMAN, Wash. – Alyssa Norris, a WSU Honors College senior majoring in civil engineering, has been appointed by Gov. Jay Inslee as the student member of the Washington State University Board of Regents for the 2017-18 academic year.
By Addy Hatch, College of Nursing
SPOKANE, Wash. – The Washington State University College of Nursing has been named a Center of Excellence by the National League for Nursing, one of only 15 universities or health care organizations nationwide chosen for this honor.
Marcia Wannamaker an employee with WSU Extension Clark County from Jan 2014 to Aug. 2017, died Aug. 8, 2017.
PULLMAN, Wash. – Twelve WSU faculty on three campuses have received funding for projects that will enhance undergraduate learning, thanks to the Samuel H. and Patricia W. Smith Teaching and Learning Endowment.
“With the end of the legislative session earlier this month, the University’s financial picture for the upcoming academic year is much clearer.
By Addy Hatch, College of Nursing
SPOKANE, Wash. – A new federal grant received by the WSU College of Nursing will help train nurse practitioners and address a critical shortage of primary-care providers in Eastern Washington rural areas.
PULLMAN, Wash. – Scholarship funds from the Washington State University license plate, the number-one specialty plate in the state, hit a new record of $613,283 in the 2016-2017 academic year, according to the WSU budget office. All of the proceeds go to scholarships for students in the WSU system.
PULLMAN, Wash. – The WSU Board of Regents voted unanimously Wednesday to approve a 2.2 percent tuition rate increase for resident undergraduate students for the academic year 2017-2018.
By Charlie Powell, WSU College of Veterinary Medicine
PULLMAN, Wash. – Temperatures nearing or surpassing the century mark in the Inland Northwest this week prompts the Washington State University College of Veterinary Medicine to issue a hot pavement advisory for pets.
By Niki Jones, Human Resource Services
PULLMAN, Wash. – WSU employees can now participate in a pre-tax commuter benefit program to address commuter, parking and vanpool expenses.
By Charlie Powell, College of Veterinary Medicine
PULLMAN, Wash. – More pets go missing around the Fourth of July holiday in the U.S. than at any other time of year.
By Beverly Makhani, WSU Office of Undergraduate Education
PULLMAN, Wash. – A new online career database named “Handshake” will go live July 1 for Washington State University students and potential employers. It will replace the current “CougLink” system.
By Brenda Alling, WSU Vancouver
VANCOUVER, Wash. – The Vancouver chapter of the American Association of University Women has donated its historical records to WSU Vancouver.
By Scott Weybright, College of Agricultural, Human and Natural Resource Services
VANCOUVER, Wash. – This month, hundreds of fourth-grade students from around Clark County will participate in the Farm to Fork program, with field trips to Heritage Farm to plant potatoes and learn about where food comes from.
PULLMAN, Wash. — Washington State University today announced a new comprehensive institutional initiative to create a more welcoming campus culture and climate.