January 16, 2009
• WSU recently was named among 119 national university and college recipients of the 2008 “Community Engagement Certificate” from the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching. The Washington D.C.-based foundation selection recognizes higher education institutions that demonstrate excellence in “alignment between mission, culture, leadership, resources and practices that support dynamic and noteworthy community engagement.” Find more ONLINE @ www.wsutoday.wsu.edu and search “Carnegie.”
• Palouse Ridge Golf Club was named one of Golf magazine’s “Top 10 New Courses You Can Play” in its “Best New Courses of 2008” feature in the January 2009 issue. Recently enrolled in the Audubon Cooperative Sanctuary Program, the golf … » More …
December 12, 2008
PULLMAN — Teaching writing skills, recruiting school principals, and tracking sports-related concussions are among the array of research topics that will be explored with the help of $75,000 in Faculty Funding Awards presented by the WSU College of Education.
The awards, ranging from $2,500 to $6,000, were announced by Dean Judy Nichols Mitchell.
“These awards stimulate broad thinking, help our faculty identify new lines of research, and serve as incentives to retain the best of our faculty. In particular, the grants promote the efforts of junior faculty, encouraging them in their work toward tenure and to remain at WSU,” said Mitchell. “The … » More …
November 19, 2008
PULLMAN – Lewis C. Lee, a Spokane entrepreneur, will deliver the commencement address to graduates of the WSU Honors College Dec. 12 in Pullman.
Lee is the managing partner of Lee and Hayes PLLC, an intellectual property law firm.
“We are delighted that Lewis, who is one of our own Honors graduates, will be here to share his wisdom and insights with our newest graduates who are about to take their place in the world,” said Libby Walker, interim dean of the Honors College.
Lee graduated in 1988 with double majors in electrical engineering and business … » More …