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Savvy tips for evaluating websites

If you’re out scouring the Internet in search of information, it is often difficult to determine what sites are reliable, accurate sources, and which are filled with mere opinion. Following is series of standards/questions — traditionally used to evaluate print — that can be helpful in determining a website’s true worth. General Information • What […]

Live broadcast to enhance commencement

Washington State University’s May 11 commencement ceremonies can be seen live on the Internet or on cable television. KWSU-TV/Educational Telecommunications and Technology will broadcast all three commencement ceremonies on Cable 8 to homes in Pullman. The broadcast also will be fed to WSU’s Web site, A “Commencement” link at the top of the home […]

Photo search made easy

One of the toughest challenges in creating a hot Web site, PowerPoint production or printed publication usually centers on finding good photos or graphics to give life to your message. Well, if you’re a seeker and have access to the Internet through the WSU network, mark April 15 on your calendar, because the hunt for […]

Dr. Survey: 33 years influencing change

He’s the doctor of data collection, the sultan of surveys, the grand poobah of public opinion polls. Reality is, if you participate in a survey — whether it comes via the mail, phone or Internet — Don Dillman has probably influenced that document in some way. Dillman, for more than 30 years, has been a […]