RICHLAND, Wash. – Washington State University Tri-Cities will dedicate its West Building in honor of late WSU President Elson S. Floyd during a ceremony at 10 a.m. Wednesday, May 3, outside the front entrance to the building.
SPOKANE, Wash. – Washington State University Spokane Chancellor Lisa Brown and the late Elson S. Floyd, former WSU president, have been named the fifth recipients of Leadership Spokane’s annual King Cole award.
HENDERSON, N.C. – The funeral service for Washington State University President Elson S. Floyd was held Saturday in Henderson, N.C. A slide show of photos by Robert Hubner, WSU Photo Services, can be seen on the WSU Facebook page here.
PULLMAN, Wash. — A Celebration of Life Ceremony honoring the life and legacy of former Washington State University President Glenn Terrell was held Thursday in the Terrell Library Atrium on the WSU Pullman campus. Dr. Terrell, who served as president from 1967 to 1985, died Friday, Aug. 30, at the age of 93.
Commencement season offers the university a welcome opportunity to celebrate and shift the focus to shared accomplishments and the difference that our university makes in so many people’s lives, notes President Elson S. Floyd in his latest Perspectives column….
According to the Office of Institutional Research, by the end of this academic year, WSU will have awarded more than 209,000 degrees since our first graduates received theirs in 1897.
Click the following link to read Floyd’s column.
PULLMAN — WSU President Elson S. Floyd and Provost and Executive Vice President Warwick M. Bayly have formed a university budget committee to assist in the fact-finding and decision-making regarding the budget reductions facing the university for this fiscal year and the upcoming biennium.
“This committee is representative of our university community while remaining adequately small and nimble to quickly and decisively respond to the budget opportunities and challenges that await us in the coming months,” Bayly said.
He said the committee will be asked to:
* Review and assess all potential action plans related to the institution’s budget;
* Help provide clear communication … » More …