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Teacher certification program in computer science attracts state, PNNL funding
November 2, 2017

By Maegan Murray, WSU Tri-Cities

RICHLAND, Wash. – WSU Tri-Cities is developing a teacher endorsement program in computer science that has attracted a $49,000 grant from the Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction and a matching contribution from the Pacific Northwest National Laboratory.

Engineering hardware hackathon reveals students’ innovative skills
November 1, 2017

By Siddharth Vodnala, intern, Voiland College of Engineering and Architecture

Student creates innovation in WSU Hardware Hackathon PULLMAN, Wash. – Zach Gherman carefully connected his wind turbine to a voltmeter, a device that measures electric voltage, and waited for a reading to emerge. After several nervous seconds of peering into the screen, he pumped his fists in the air and said “six volts,” while his teammate Yousef Saleh grinned broadly.

WSU developing big data technology for U.S. Army
October 18, 2017

By Siddharth Vodnala, intern, Voiland College of Engineering and Architecture

PULLMAN, Wash. – A Washington State University and Carnegie Mellon University team has received a grant from the U.S. Army Research Office to develop a novel computing platform for emerging big data applications.

NSF grant aims to use big data to improve crops
August 7, 2017

By Tina Hilding, Voiland College of Engineering and Architecture

PULLMAN, Wash. – WSU researchers are leading a multi-university effort to improve crop management in the age of big data.

Ask Dr. Universe: How do I program a computer?
February 21, 2017

PULLMAN, Wash. – Everything our computers do, they do because we program them to do it. Maybe you want to design a game or an app that’s brand new. To create that game or app, you have to help your computer understand what to do.

New WSU degree leads the way in data analytics
November 22, 2016

PULLMAN, Wash. – Washington State University is one of two research universities in the country offering a bachelor’s degree focused on data analysis and application, after recently receiving accreditation for the unique interdisciplinary degree.

Program encourages computer science participation
September 15, 2016

By Tina Hilding, Voiland College of Engineering & Architecture

women-computingPULLMAN, Wash. – Washington State University is committing to bringing 150 high school girls to campus annually to specifically introduce them to computer science.