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Regents to discuss tuition, other issues Friday
May 1, 2007

PULLMAN – The Washington State University Board of Regents will consider tuition rates for the 2007 and 2008 academic years at its regularly scheduled meeting to be held at 8:30 a.m. Friday in Room 405 of the Lighty Student Services Building on the Pullman campus. The meeting agenda is available at In the just-completed legislative session, the Washington State Legislature passed the 2007-2009 appropriations act with a provision limiting tuition increases for Washington state resident undergraduate students at both WSU and the University of Washington to 7 percent a year. Legislative budget writers assumed tuition increases of 7 percent when they set the … » More …

Cochran named to WSU Board of Regents
February 20, 2007

PULLMAN– Harold Cochran of Prescott has been named to the Washington State University Board of Regents by Gov. Christine Gregoire. Cochran, 58, is a wheat rancher on a 5,500-acre family farm near Prescott. He replaces Chris Marr of Spokane, who left the board following his election in November to the Washington State Senate. “It’s a real honor to be appointed to the Board of Regents,” Cochran said. “I have a lot to learn, but I look forward to working with the other regents and helping move this great university ahead.” “Harold Cochran’s experience as a third-generation wheat rancher and his work with the Washington Association … » More …

WSU Board of Regents to hold special meeting
September 22, 2006

PULLMAN — The Washington State University Board of Regents will hold a special meeting at 9:30 a.m. Monday (Sept. 25) in Lighty Student Services Building 405 to consider emergency implementation of an amendment to the Washington Administrative Code to allow the resumption of routine security patrols in the common areas of residence halls. Members of the board will join via teleconference.

Board of Regents to meet at WSU Tri-Cities March 3
February 27, 2006

The WSU Board of Regents is expected to take actions regarding two major construction projects for the Pullman campus when the board meets Friday, March 3 at 9 a.m. in the Consolidated Information Center on the WSU Tri-Cities campus.The meeting agenda is available online at .The regents will be asked to authorize issuing revenue bonds to pay for the renovation of the Compton Union Building. The building is slated to be closed at the end of spring semester; scheduled completion date for the project is August 2008.The regents will consider a proposed lease with the Student Book Corporation; the Bookie will become an … » More …

Governor names wine industry leader to Board of Regents
February 13, 2006

Governor Chris Gregoire announced Friday the appointment of Ste. Michelle Wine Estates President and CEO, Ted Baseler, to the Board of Regents at Washington State University.“Ted Baseler’s strong commitment to education, his background in Washington agriculture and his support for ‘all things Cougar’ will make him an outstanding Regent,” said Governor Gregoire. “His dedication will help WSU continue to be a world class university.”“It is a great honor to accept this appointment,” Baseler said. “I look forward to helping the great team on the WSU Board of Regents continue to expand the horizons of the university.”Baseler joined Ste. Michelle Wine Estates in 1984 as the … » 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 …

WSU, UW Regents to Hold Joint Meeting Friday
November 16, 2004

The Washington State University Board of Regents will hold a joint meeting with the University of Washington Board of Regents Friday (Nov. 19). The joint meeting will be in addition to the regents’ regularly scheduled November meeting.The regular meeting will begin at 9 a.m. The agenda for the meeting is online at . The joint meeting will begin at 3:30 p.m. Both will be held in Room 405 of the Lighty Student Services Building on the Pullman campus.Earlier this fall, the boards of each institution adopted a joint WSU-UW biennial budget proposal to be presented to the Washington State Legislature.At the morning meeting, … » More …