By Brenda Alling, WSU Vancouver
VANCOUVER, Wash. – Student consultants have helped area businesses realize at least $4.6 million in new revenues in the five years since Washington State University started a team consultant program. A recent anniversary celebration recognized businesses, volunteers and students in the program.
By Lori Maricle, College of Pharmacy
SPOKANE, Wash. – A new joint degree program will allow Washington State University students to earn both doctor of pharmacy and master of business administration degrees in four years. New students may apply to the program starting this summer.
By Sue McMurray, Carson College of Business
PULLMAN, Wash. – Bryan Weeks, president and chief executive officer of Silver Creek Capital Management, will present “Business Trends in the Institutional Investment Industry,” a free, public talk, at 5 p.m. Wednesday, April 22, in Todd Hall 130, Washington State University.
RICHLAND, Wash. – Students from Washington State University will dine with 28 professionals from area companies to learn and practice professional etiquette and to network over dinner. The event is at 5:30 p.m. Friday, March 6, at the Consolidated Information Center, Room 120, WSU Tri-Cities, 2710 Crimson Way, Richland.
BREMERTON, Wash. – Structured learning and encouragement from adult volunteers/mentors plays a vital role in helping young people achieve success in life. Washington State University Extension 4-H youth recently explored career opportunities and a new international business model, as well as cool tractors, on a machinery field trip.