The WSU community is invited to gather virtually and cheer on the Cougars as they take the field against the Oregon Ducks on Saturday as part of an online event organized by WSU Global Connections.
Several university organizations, including WSU Global, the WSU Alumni Association and WSU Athletics are hosting events this season for fans who are rooting responsibly away from Pullman.
Establishing a new degree program and approving supplemental budget requests were among the priorities of the WSU Board of Regents during its first meeting of the academic year Friday in Pullman.
PULLMAN, Wash. – Nominations are being accepted for a new award from the Washington State University Alumni Association (WSUAA). The Cougar Pride Award will be presented to alumni, former students and friends of WSU who have consistently demonstrated extraordinary loyalty, spirit and pride in support of the university.
By Elizabeth Rudd, Brelsford WSU visitor center
PULLMAN, Wash. – Washington State University alumni Annette Bergevin and Dave Harvey of Bergevin Lane Vineyards will discuss their Walla Walla winery and wines at 2:30 p.m. during a tasting at 2-4 p.m. Friday, Oct. 14, at the Brelsford WSU Visitor Center, 150 E. Spring St., Pullman.
PULLMAN -The Washington State University Alumni Association (WSUAA) is celebrating a banner year in alumni engagement. In fiscal year 2009, WSUAA volunteers were actively engaged in more than 407 alumni events attended by over 10,000 people — up from 275 events last year.
The WSUAA hosted events primarily in Pullman and Seattle while providing support for events hosted by its 30 alumni chapters and clubs across the state and the country. Attendance at the 2009 Golden and Diamond Graduate reunions in Pullman increased over last year, bucking national trends toward low participation at alumni gatherings such as reunions.
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Washington State University’s annual Presidential Tree Planting ceremony took place May 3 on the southeast side of the WSU arboretum east of Hulbert Hall and north of the Lewis Alumni Centre. (Seen in the photo above are WSU President V. Lane Rawlins, left, and Rhonda Kromm, second vice president of the WSU Alumni Association Board of Directors.)Members of the WSU Arboretum Committee and Horticulture Club planted a Persian parrotia tree, said club co-adviser and associate professor Larry Hiller. A relative of northern Iran’s witch hazel, the tree will grow 20-40 feet high and is known for its red, yellow and orange foliage. Trees planted in … » More …
Tim Pavish, managing partner of DDB Worldwide Inc. in Seattle and a 1980 graduate of Washington State University’s Edward R. Murrow School of Communication, has been named the head of alumni relations for WSU and executive director of the WSU Alumni Association.Pavish will succeed Keith Lincoln, who is retiring. “We are delighted that Tim has agreed to take this position. He has been a tremendous friend of our university over the years, and we have greatly appreciated his loyalty, his hard work and his wise counsel. He is an ideal choice to continue the job of building the association and meeting the needs of our … » More …