PULLMAN, Wash. – Washington State University is one of about 70 venues nationwide that will simultaneously access a free, public, webcast conversation with former U.S. President Jimmy Carter, including the option to send in questions via email, during the annual CHINA Town Hall at 4 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 16, in College Hall 220.
PULLMAN, Wash. – Melissa Parkhurst, an ethnomusicologist who teaches classes in world and Native American music at Washington State University, will give a free presentation about her new book, “To Win the Indian Heart: Music at Chemawa Indian School,” at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 15, at the Nez Perce National Historical Park in Spalding, Idaho.
PULLMAN, Wash. – The Washington State University Museum of Art announces the exhibition “Roger Shimomura: An American Knockoff,” Sept. 19-Dec. 13. An opening reception will beat 6 p.m. Sept. 18, in the Museum of Art/WSU gallery to be followed at 7 p.m. by a talk by the artist in the Fine Arts auditorium. Admission to the museum is free.
By Victoria Hart, University Communications
PULLMAN, WASH. – World peace sounds like a pipe dream, but the multicultural learning environment at Washington State University’s Intensive American Language Center might be a starting point. The program – in its 30th year – draws students from across the globe into a single space with a common goal: to improve their English skills and earn admission to WSU.
By Rebecca E. Phillips, University Communications
PULLMAN, Wash. – Drug abuse, acts of rampage – what’s really the matter with kids today? While there are many places to lay blame – family, attitude, peers, school, community – a new study shows that those risks vary in intensity from kid to kid and can be identified.