Thirty‑five faculty members were granted tenure this year and dozens more received promotions.
A creative writer and poet, Potts joined WSU faculty in 2013, after a 22‑year teaching career at Kansas State University.
The award recognizes individuals who have made outstanding contributions to the field of information systems through research, teaching and service.
Faculty members who make significant contributions to the Honors College and its students can be nominated for or apply for Honors Faculty Fellows recognition.
WSU economist Karina Gallardo has had a banner year, topped off by being elected as the president of the Food Distribution Research Society.
Terese A. King, director of the Academic Success and Career Center since 2012, has been named WSU’s first executive director of university advising.
Price’s election constitutes the beginning of a four‑year leadership position, with next year elevating Price to president‑elect.
The new WSU fellows are among 416 members awarded for scientifically or socially distinguished efforts to advance science or its applications.
Two WSU faculty members and a student from WSU Spokane have received Awards of Distinction from the Washington State Pharmacy Association for their impact to health care in the state.
The College of Nursing at WSU Spokane is developing a tool to measure cultural competency among health care providers from the patient’s perspective.