SEATTLE – Jacob Jones, a graduate of the Edward R. Murrow College of Communication at Washington State University, is the 2014 winner of the Washington Mental Health Reporting Award. A staff writer for the Inlander in Spokane, he won for a series on how the criminal justice system handles people living with mental illness.
By Christopher Shaw, from Cougfan.com PULLMAN, Wash. – Megan Thompson and Mylan Evenson didn’t need any convincing as to the depth of school spirit at Washington State University. But when the WSU Athletics student interns hit the road earlier this month in WSU’s Cougar Cruiser, even they were shocked at the widespread and enthusiastic response […]
By Beverly Makhani, Office of Undergraduate Education VANCOUVER, Wash. – The Fulbright U.S. Student Program will fund graduate study in Europe for an alumna and a graduate student from Washington State University. Eric Dexter, who will complete his M.S. degree in environmental science at WSU Vancouver in June, will spend his Fulbright year in Lausanne, Switzerland.
By Kelly Brantner, Alumni Association PULLMAN, Wash. – Alumni leaders launched a Cougar Day of Service initiative last weekend by packing split pea soup and seasoned red bean packages, some of which have already been distributed to the victims of the Oso, Wash., landslide.
PULLMAN, Wash. – Retired political scientist Daniel M. Ogden, Jr., of Vancouver, Wash., recently was honored with the Washington State University Alumni Association (WSUAA) Alumni Achievement Award for a 50-year career of service to academia, the federal government and the local community.
BELLEVUE, Wash. – More than 100 Cougar owned, managed and affiliated businesses will participate in the second annual, free CougsFirst! trade show for Washington State University alumni and friends 4-8 p.m. April 23 at Meydenbauer Center in Bellevue.
By John Sutherland, University Communications PULLMAN, Wash. – Washington State University staff won six awards and a WSU Foundation communications director was honored as a rising star in the 2014 competition sponsored by District VIII of the Council for Advancement and Support of Education (CASE).
By C. Brandon Chapman, College of Education PULLMAN, Wash. – Two Washington State University alumnae are the most recent state winners of the annual Presidential Awards for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching.