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WSU launches Spanish language website — lost in translation no more
January 25, 2018

By Linda Weiford, WSU News        

PULLMAN, Wash. – Retail giant Amazon recently launched a Spanish language website. Meanwhile, the Latino pop song “Despacito” made history for being the most streamed track of all time. Two examples of the escalating visibility of Español in the 21st century.

WSU Tri-Cities experiences another record enrollment fall start
September 20, 2017

By Maegan Murray, WSU Tri-Cities

RICHLAND, Wash. – Washington State University Tri-Cities experienced another record enrollment this fall, celebrating a 5.1 percent increase in undergraduate students, which brings the campus to a total of 1,937 students

March 12: Memorial for admissions director Stan Berry
February 24, 2016

PULLMAN, Wash. – An informal memorial for Stan Berry, retired director of admissions at Washington State University, will be at 2 p.m. Saturday, March 12, at Banyans on the Ridge at the WSU golf course.

Nov. 14: Open house showcases undergraduate degrees
October 28, 2015

By Kristy Phillips, WSU Tri-Cities Admissions

open-houseRICHLAND, Wash. – Prospective undergraduate students will explore options to pursue a bachelor’s degree during a Washington State University Tri-Cities open house 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 14, on the Tri-Cities campus, 2710 Crimson Way in Richland.

Crowds prompt Ferdinand’s to open this Saturday
April 22, 2014

Ferdinand's-80PULLMAN, Wash. — There’s good news for anyone craving Ferdinand’s ice cream this weekend. The Washington State University creamery’s ice cream shop will be open 1-4 p.m. Saturday, April 26.

Enjoying leading in the midst of seismic flux
March 10, 2011

 

 

PULLMAN – John Fraire’s world is in seismic flux – restructuring of his division, doctoral thesis deadlines, changing student demographics, enrollment growth expectations and, like everyone else, budget cuts. But despite the demanding challenge, he’s enjoying it.

 

Seven months ago, WSU President Elson S. Floyd announced a major reorganization of the university’s management structure to help reduce costs and deal with ongoing cuts in state funding. The plan eliminated three vice president positions and consolidated five administrative divisions into two. For most employees that was an alteration in the org chart, a change in view from … » More …

WSU among schools favored by job recruiters
September 13, 2010

 

 

WSU ranks among the state universities that have become the favorites of companies recruiting new hires, according to a Wall Street Journal newspaper survey reported today (Sept. 13). WSU tied for 25th on the list.

 

The survey of top corporate recruiters, whose companies last year hired 43,000 new graduates, found recruiters find it’s more efficient to focus on fewer large schools and forge deeper relationships with them. Recruiters said graduates of top public universities are often among the most prepared and well-rounded academically and fit well into corporate cultures.

 

“The ranking strongly indicates that WSU … » More …

WSU Pullman closes freshman admissions
April 13, 2009

PULLMAN – WSU announced April 13 that it is not accepting any more applications for incoming freshmen at its Pullman campus.

 

Admissions officials in Pullman will continue to review transfer students’ applications, but will make no more enrollment offers to transfers at this time. Once WSU has more complete budget information, expected by May 1, the university will likely re-open admissions only to transfer students who have already earned their associates’ degree.

 

The Tri-Cities, Vancouver and Spokane campuses are continuing to accept applications at this time.

 

“In the spirit of openness and transparency, we believe it is important for us to … » More …

RSVP now for Cougar Pre-Law Day
April 1, 2009

Thinking about law school? Then join fellow pre-law students for an afternoon of seminars and workshops presented by WSU alumni, faculty, and guests at Cougar Pre-Law Day on Friday April 10 from 1-5 p.m. in CUE 518.

 

Topics will include:
Keynote Address by Justice Stephens
The Honorable Debra L. Stephens of the Washington State Supreme Court will deliver the keynote address. Justice Stephens took office January 1, 2008, and is a native of Spokane. 

 

Admissions
A discussion on how to prepare, apply, and be successful on the road to law school.

 

Law School
We’ll learn what … » More …