The institute will focus on innovative “care and cures” for brain diseases, including Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS), Parkinson’s and other neurodegenerative diseases.
WSU Spokane health sciences students are creating leadership and service opportunities as they engage with Spokane’s East Central neighborhood.
Middle school students from three states will respond to the challenge of “Powering Our Future,” designing an electrical grid that can withstand and quickly recover from the impact of a natural disaster.
Nearly 800 children and adults in Spokane County are protected against flu, chickenpox, measles, shingles and other illnesses thanks to students and faculty at WSU Health Sciences.
WSU Tri‑Cities psychology statistics students recently worked with homeless people at Tri‑City Union Gospel Mission.
“People come here hungry for knowledge,” said Brisbane. “I help feed them.”
Free vaccinations, screenings and simple treatments were provided through nursing and veterinary medicine students at WSU’s Healthy People + Healthy Pets clinic.
As part of the Rural Community Design Initiative, WSU School of Design and Construction students are working on designs for the Pullman Depot.
Eight WSU Extension faculty members and their teams were honored for their community support by the National Extension Association for Family and Consumer Sciences.
Free hand papermaking workshops and sessions will be offered to students, veterans and community groups over four days.