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Hoeksel named fellow in Nat’l League for Nursing
June 1, 2017

By Addy Hatch, WSU College of Nursing

Renee Hoeksel, executive associate dean and professor at the Washington State University College of Nursing, has been named a fellow of the National League for Nursing’s Academy of Nursing Education and will be inducted into the academy in September.

WSU Foundation endowment fund created in honor of John Gardner
May 30, 2017

John GardnerPULLMAN, Wash. – In a gesture of support and admiration for John Gardner, who recently announced he is stepping down as vice president for Advancement and CEO of the WSU Foundation, more than $50,000 has been collectively pledged by volunteers, staff, and foundation leaders to create an endowment fund in the name of Gardner and his wife Julie.

Leave young wildlife to mother nature
May 25, 2017

By Charlie Powell, WSU College of Veterinary Medicine

PULLMAN, Wash. – First the bad news.  Today, a male white-tailed fawn from Washington was delivered to the WSU Veterinary Teaching Hospital.

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6 inches of Mount St. Helens ash fell on Lind, Wash. — why?
May 15, 2017

Welcome to LindBy Linda Weiford, WSU News

LIND, Wash. – The day Mount St. Helens erupted, Gladie Nagamitsu vividly remembers when noon turned to midnight and the sky started raining down on the tiny farming town of Lind, Wash., where she lives.

May 11-12: Statistical measurement, analysis workshop hosted
May 10, 2017

Brian French By Brandon Chapman, WSU College of Education

WSU’s Learning and Performance Research Center will host its fifth annual Methods Workshop Thursday-Friday, May 11-12, on the Pullman campus, with streaming to Vancouver and Spokane.

Provost’s office welcomes Ward, bids farewell to McSweeney
May 10, 2017

PULLMAN, Wash. – The Office of the Provost and Executive Vice President is pleased to introduce Kelly Ward as WSU’s new vice provost for faculty development and recognition, while also thanking Fran McSweeney for her many years of outstanding service in the Provost’s Office. 

WSU College of Medicine appoints four new administrators
May 9, 2017

By Terren Roloff, WSU Spokane director of communications

SPOKANE, Wash. – The Elson S. Floyd College of Medicine at Washington State University recently added a communications director and three associate deans.

Junior faculty receive seed funding from WSU
May 5, 2017

planting seeds - new faculty seed grantsBy Alyssa Patrick, Office of Research

Nine junior faculty from across WSU colleges and campuses received New Faculty Seed Grants to kick-start development of their research, scholarly or creative portfolios.

May 12: Teaching Fellowship proposals due
May 4, 2017

PULLMAN, Wash. – Proposals for Teaching Fellowship Awards are being taken by the Office of the Provost and the Office of Academic Outreach and Innovation through May 12.

May 31: Governor’s summit on career learning opportunities
May 4, 2017

GovSummitLogoPULLMAN, Wash. – Registration is open for the Governor’s Summit on Career Connected Learning, Wednesday, May 31, at the Microsoft Conference Center in Redmond and at WSU Extension-hosted gatherings in Pullman and more than 25 other sites across Washington.

WSU researchers find wealth of fish at deep Hawaiian reef
May 3, 2017

Cori Kane, WSU Vancouver marine biologistBy Eric Sorensen, WSU News science writer

VANCOUVER, Wash. – Washington State University marine biologists for the first time have documented a wealth of fish in the “vastly underexplored” deep coral reefs off Hawaii Island.

Symposium eyes value of public research universities
May 1, 2017

PULLMAN, Wash. – WSU President Kirk Schulz will serve as a panelist at a symposium on Tuesday, May 2, that will examine the importance of public research universities in creating an educated citizenry and a robust national research enterprise.

WSU commencement schedules announced
May 1, 2017

PULLMAN, Wash. – About 3,026 students are expected to participate in Washington State University Pullman commencement ceremonies at 8 a.m., 11:30 a.m. and 3 p.m. Saturday, May 6, in Beasley Coliseum.

May 6: Vancouver graduates record number of students
April 27, 2017

VANCOUVER, Wash. – Washington State University Vancouver will graduate a record 1,014 students at its 2017 Commencement ceremony at 1 p.m. Saturday, May 6, at the Sunlight Supply Amphitheater in Ridgefield, Wash.

Doctoral education student receives international honor
April 14, 2017

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.