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Vice chancellor named to national student services academy
March 18, 2015

By Jeffrey Dennison, WSU Tri-Cities

MeiersChrisRICHLAND, Wash. – The head of student services and enrollment at Washington State University Tri-Cities will share his experience at the national level, training colleagues at universities and colleges to cultivate student learning and success.

Gov. Inslee appoints Don Barbieri to WSU Board of Regents
December 11, 2014

By Kathy Barnard, University Communications

Barbieri-80PULLMAN, Wash. – Don Barbieri, a lifelong community development advocate in the Pacific Northwest, will become the newest member of the Washington State University Board of Regents. Washington Gov. Jay Inslee announced the appointment today.

Pharmacy professor appointed to federal drug committee
October 15, 2014

By Lori Maricle, College of Pharmacy

Baker-by-Lori-Maricle-80SPOKANE, Wash. – Danial Baker, a WSU pharmacy professor, has been appointed to a four-year term as one of 11 voting members of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s Arthritis Advisory Committee.

President names Dan Bernardo provost, executive VP
April 29, 2014

By Kathy Barnard, University Communications

Bernardo-80PULLMAN, Wash. – Daniel J. Bernardo is Washington State University’s new provost and executive vice president. WSU President Elson S. Floyd announced the appointment today.

Institutional research veteran appointed executive director
April 16, 2014

By Kathy Barnard, University Communications

Hermanson-Fran-2010-80PULLMAN, Wash. – Fran Hermanson, a nearly 30-year veteran of data and analysis in higher education, is the new executive director of institutional research at Washington State University. Interim Provost Dan Bernardo announced the appointment, which becomes effective immediately, today (April 16).

Floyd moves toward completing leadership team
July 12, 2007

PULLMAN — President Elson S. Floyd has moved toward completing his leadership team, naming two new administrators — a vice president for information services and a vice president for enrollment management.

Viji Murali (Mer-ahl-e), who has served as vice president for information technology and chief information officer for Western Michigan University since 1999, will assume the role of vice president for information services and chief information officer at WSU. John Fraire, currently the associate vice president for enrollment management at Truman State University in Kirksville, Mo., is WSU’s new vice president for enrollment management.

Floyd said his only remaining top-level appointment will be for the position … » More …

Governor reappoints Cowles, Stone to Board of Regents
September 21, 2005

Gov. Christine Gregoire has reappointed Washington State University regents Elizabeth Cowles of Spokane and Rafael Stone of Seattle to the board for additional five-year terms.Cowles currently serves as president of the Board of Regents; Stone was her predecessor as president. Both were appointed to the board in 2000. Their new terms expire Sept. 30, 2010.Cowles is chairman of Cowles Publishing Co., a diversified family owned media, forest products, insurance and real estate company headquartered in Spokane. Cowles is active in the community, serving on a number of nonprofit boards, including the Spokane Area Chamber of Commerce, the Fox Theater Board and the Spokane Symphony Society, … » More …