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Guidance for holiday celebrations
November 16, 2020

WSU urges students, faculty and staff to closely follow the state’s latest directives for protecting public health during the holiday season.

WSU researcher receives grant to build family audio database
September 9, 2015

By Doug Nadvornick, College of Medical Sciences

VanDam-80SPOKANE, Wash. – Computer, speech and cognitive sciences will benefit from audio recordings of children’s communications that will be compiled into a database with funding from a National Science Foundation grant.

Student highlights lives of World War II GIs attending WSC
February 17, 2015

By Nella Letizia, WSU Libraries

PULLMAN, Wash. – Washington State University honors student Claire Thornton grew up hearing stories of her grandfather, Dell, a combat medic during World War II. This year, Thornton studied the impact GIs had on Washington State College as they left the war behind and entered the halls of higher education.

Sept. 13: Pre-game family fun kicks off in the CUB
September 5, 2014

By Hilary Sandberg & Teresa Lane, Administrative Services Marketing

kickoffPULLMAN, WASH. – Delicious food and family-friendly entertainment will fuel Cougar spirit before home football games during KickOff at the CUB. The first will be at 2 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 13, in the ballroom – before the game against Portland State University.

Comedian Brian Regan to perform Sept. 10
July 29, 2010

PULLMAN – Comedian Brian Regan is scheduled to perform  7:30 p.m. Friday, Sept. 10, at WSU’s Beasley Performing Arts Coliseum.


The event will be part of the WSU Family Weekend/Future Cougar Day, that also includes the WSU vs. Montana State football game Sept. 11 at Martin Stadium in Pullman.


Regan has distinguished himself as one of the premier rising comedians in the country,

with more than 20 appearances on “The Late Show with David Letterman” and regular visits with Conan O’Brien. His material features a balance of sophisticated writing and physicality, that relates to a wide age range.


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‘How to Train Your Dragon’ hosted at stadium
July 7, 2010

PULLMAN -Make plans to attend the next Movie Night at Martin Stadium featuring ‘How to Train Your Dragon,’ beginning 7 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 3.


The movie, rated PG, is being presented by WSU Athletics and WSU Student Entertainment Board. Admission is free and everyone is welcome.


A concession stand will be open for purchase of pop, popcorn and candy. People can also bring their own chairs, blankets, food and drinks into the stadium.


No pets are allowed in the stadium. 


For more information call 335-0214 or visit




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Help “Pack the Van” for needy families
November 21, 2008

PULLMAN – The WSU Veterans Affairs Committee is sponsoring the “Pack the Van” program Dec. 1-5 to collect donations for families in need during the holiday season.

The van will be on WSU’s Glenn Terrell Mall from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Dec. 1-4, and at Wal-Mart in Moscow from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Dec. 5. All donations of food, money, clothing and toys will go to the Whitman County Community Action Center in Pullman.


Update benefits with changes in family
October 6, 2008

If you’ve had a recent change in your family, your insurance and retirement benefits might need alteration as well.


Marriage, divorce, new children and children no longer eligible for coverage could make an adjustment timely.


To add new eligible dependents, you must send a completed Employee Enrollment/Change form and appropriate dependent certification form(s), if required, within 60 days to Human Resource Services. Social Security numbers will be needed; however, HRS is able to add dependents initially without the number, so don’t delay.


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“Family Fables”
August 27, 2004

PULLMAN, Wash. — The Compton Union Gallery at Washington State University will host “Family Fables,” an exhibition of mixed media paintings by Sally Graves Machlis, from Aug. 23-Sept. 18.The CUB Gallery is open Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. and Tuesday and Thursday from 10:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.Admission is free.”Artistic expression often begins with personal recollection,” Machlis said. “Exploration of family biography and memory has been the genesis of this exhibition. Many of the images in these mixed media pieces are family photographs, records, notes and letters.The text is a combination of memory and imagination — family fables, whispered rumor, … » More …