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WSU president takes on extra responsibilities

PULLMAN – WSU’s president is back in the classroom. Elson S. Floyd is teaching a weekly, three-hour graduate seminar this fall. It is something he has done at each of the four other universities where he served as president or vice president. During last spring’s intense discussions about how to cope with sharply declining state […]

WSU and UI to Offer Beef 300 short course

PULMAN – Production of high quality beef and beef products will be the focus of the second Beef 300 short course scheduled Jan. 7-10 at WSU and the University of Idaho. The event is offered by WSU and University of Idaho Extension, and the WSU Department of Animal Sciences in cooperation with the Washington Cattlemen’s […]

Engaging students, changing the world

Photo: Willie Heggins, top, with children on playground equipment his classs purchased and installed (Photo by Robert Hubner, WSU Photo Services).   A leadership studies minor, revived in 2006, has developed such allegiance that students are working to create an endowed scholarship for it. The program was created in 1994 at the College of Education, […]

Floyd to speak at leadership banquet, auction

WSU President Elson S. Floyd will be keynote speaker for the inaugural Leadership Development banquet and silent auction, scheduled for Nov. 16. The 6 p.m. Friday event, organized by students in WSU’s leadership development class, will be held at Schweitzer Engineering Labs Event Center. Proceeds will be used to create an endowed scholarship for students […]

Release time and class time approved for Showcase

WSU has approved the use of one hour of work time for all university employees to attend the Academic Showcase 9 a.m.-noon March 23 in Bohler Gym. Employees are asked to schedule attendance with their supervisors so everyone may attend without disrupting university operations. If faculty members teach during that time, they are welcome to […]