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Ask Dr. Universe: Do animals help our minds?
March 21, 2017

PULLMAN, Wash. – Our brains are pretty busy. They are constantly thinking, feeling and sensing our world. One thing that can help some people relax is spending time with an animal friend. You might play fetch with a dog, sit with a cat, brush a horse or even watch a goldfish zip around its bowl.

Starts Jan. 25: Stress study seeks student participants
January 24, 2017

PULLMAN, Wash. – Undergraduate students are sought to participate in a Washington State University-based study examining the effects of human-animal interaction on coping with academic stress. An information session will be 5-6 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 25, in CUE 119.

March 10: Animal, human health considered in lecture
March 4, 2014

Palmer-80PULLMAN, Wash. – Improving human health by focusing on the interactions between humans and animals will be the topic of the free, public Honors College Distinguished Lecture at 6:30 p.m. Monday, March 10, in Honors Hall lounge at Washington State University.