Skip to main content Skip to navigation
WSU News Archives

May 9: WSU Spokane celebrates 25th commencement

By Becki Meehan, WSU Spokane

Lisa-Cohen-80SPOKANE, Wash. – Washington State University Spokane will be the first college in the Spokane area to celebrate commencement. On Friday, May 9, nearly 500 students in the campus’s 25th graduating class will receive baccalaureate, master’s, professional and doctoral degrees in 21 programs. » More …

May 8: Ex-FDA administrator to speak at commencement

Winckler-80SPOKANE, Wash. – The former chief of staff for the U.S. Food and Drug Administration will be the keynote speaker on Thursday at the commencement ceremony of the Washington State University College of Pharmacy. » More …

Senior wins Boren Award to study Mandarin in Taiwan

By Beverly Makhani, Office of Undergraduate Education

PULLMAN, Wash. – Thomas G. Taylor, a senior in the Washington State University Global Campus, has received a Boren Scholarship from the National Security Education Program (NSEP) to study the Mandarin language in Taiwan during the 2014-15 academic year. » More …

Drug-interaction research a challenge with herbal products

By Lorraine Nelson, College of Pharmacy

Paine-80SPOKANE, Wash. – The cover story of the news magazine published in April by the American Association of Pharmaceutical Scientists came from Mary Paine’s research lab at the Washington State University College of Pharmacy. » More …

NSF awards support grad students in pharmacy research

By Lorraine Nelson, College of Pharmacy

NSF-pharmacy-studentsSPOKANE, Wash. – The National Science Foundation has awarded three years of research support to two doctoral students in the College of Pharmacy at the Washington State University health sciences campus in Spokane. » More …

May 1: Sustainable business and health discussed

Calbom-80SPOKANE, Wash. – Sustainability in business – and its impact on personal, public and planet health – will be presented in a free, public talk, “Sustainable Solutions,” at 4 p.m. Thursday, May 1, in the Phase 1 Classroom Building at Washington State University Spokane, 668 N. Riverpoint Boulevard. A 5 p.m. networking reception will be hosted by Avista. » More …

April 17: Lawyer discusses patenting aspects of nature

Eric-Williams-80PULLMAN, Wash. – New federal guidelines for what products of nature might be eligible for patents will be discussed by a pharmacist/intellectual property lawyer at 11 a.m. Thursday, April 17, in the Veterinary and Biomedical Research Building 305 at Washington State University Pullman. The presentation will be videoconferenced in SPBS 409 at WSU Spokane. » More …