liberal arts

Poets invited to WSU Tri-Cities Open Mic Night

RICHLAND — Poets, from the shy to the bold, are invited to share their creativity Feb. 4 at Open Mic Poetry Reading Night at WSU Tri-Cities.   The Open Mic is at 7:30 p.m. in the East Building Auditorium at the Tri-Cities campus. Admission is free and open to the public.   “We have had […]

2009 tenure and promotion

WSU faculty granted tenure and promotion in 2009 include: 2009 PROMOTION AND TENURE COLLEGE OF AGRICULTURAL, HUMAN AND NATURAL RESOURCE SCIENCES NAME ACTION RANK DEPARTMENT EFFECTIVE DATE Matthew F. Bumpus Grant and Promote Associate Professor Human Development August 16, 2009 Kenneth C. Eastwell Promote Professor Plant Pathology, Prosser July 1, 2009 Eric L. Jessup Promote […]

Share your poems at open mic

RICHLAND — Poets of all ages and levels of experience are invited to share their verses at Open Mic Poetry Reading Night, 7:30 p.m. Feb. 5 at WSU Tri-Cities.   The Open Mic event is in the East Building Auditorium at 2710 University Drive, Richland. Admission is free and open to the public.   A […]

WSU hosts atomic bomb exhibition

PULLMAN – WSU will host the Hiroshima-Nagasaki Atomic Bomb Exhibition Nov. 10-24 at the Holland Library Atrium. On display will be thirty posters, donated by the Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum, showing the destruction that occurred under the mushroom clouds when Hiroshima and Nagasaki were bombed by the United States in Aug. 1945. The opening reception […]

Liberal Arts and Sciences announce new leaders

New leaders announced recently at the College of Liberal Arts include:   • Paul Whitney, interim dean. He has been associate dean for research at the college for three years and was chair of psychology before that.   • Cornell W. Clayton, director of the Foley Institute for Public Policy and Public Service. He is […]

WSU jazz ensembles

PULLMAN —The  award winning WSU jazz ensembles  will perform at 8 p.m. Tuesday, October 7 in Kimbrough Concert Hall.   The concert will feature the VOJAZZ vocal jazz ensemble under the direction of Kathleen Hollingsworth and the WSU Jazz Big Band under the direction of Greg Yasinitsky. Hollingsworth joined the WSU faculty this fall. She […]

Liberal Arts announces 2008 award winners

PULLMAN – The College of Liberal Arts (CLA) at WSU held its 2008 awards ceremony April 22. A range of awards, along with service certificates and retirements, were acknowledged. CLA recognized the contributions of Annette White-Parks (Ph.D. ’91, American studies) by awarding her the Distinguished Friends and Alumni Achievement Award. The award recognizes those who […]

College merger report goes to provost

The six-member faculty committee charged with recommending whether the College of Sciences and the College of Liberal Arts should be merged into a single College of Arts and Sciences sent its report and recommendation to the office of the provost and the president’s office just before Thanksgiving. John Paznokas, chair of the committee, referred all […]