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WSU mourns death of Dean Judy Mitchell

    PULLMAN – Judy Nichols Mitchell, who served as dean of WSU’s College of Education for 11 years, died unexpectedly June 26 at her home in Pullman. She was 70. Mitchell was the university’s longest-serving dean and a prominent leader on both state and national education issues. As dean, she oversaw the Department of Teaching & […]

Seeking a seamless system

A goal of education reformers nationwide is a seamless system that encourages student success by creating easy connections between preschool programs, the K-12 schools and vocational or college options. A recent report comparing the seamlessness of different states (see accompanying story) published in Education Week shows that Washington is rated just above average in that […]

Education hosts grand opening for addition

Dean Judy Mitchell of the College of Education invites everyone to the opening celebrations for the new education building addition.The addition is the $11 million classroom and office building constructed next to Cleveland Hall, home of the College of Education at the Pullman campus. In the photograph, Mitchell is on the Cleveland Hall balcony, with […]