PULLMAN, Wash. – The board of directors of Global Operations and Leadership Development, a corporation affiliated with Washington State University whose sole member is WSU, will hold its annual meeting at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 30, in French Administration 422 at WSU Pullman.
EVERETT, Wash. – The Washington State University Board of Regents will hold a regularly scheduled meeting March 27 and 28 at University Center of North Puget Sound at Everett to consider a variety of action and future action items, including creation of a state-of-the-art health care system for students.
ELLENSBURG – The Washington Farm Forestry Association will hold its annual meeting on May 29-30 at Ellensburg and Cle Elum.
The May 29 portion of the meeting will be held at the Kittitas Valley Event Center in Ellensburg. A field day at the Wanechek Tree Farm just east of Cle Elum is scheduled the following day.
Friday begins with general membership business meeting of the association followed with a welcome by Kittitas County Commissioner Alan Crankovich and comments by Commissioner of Public Lands Peter Goldmark, who will discuss his position on the value of small business farms and forests to the state.
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PULLMAN – A variety of building and infrastructure improvement projects will be on the agenda for approval when the Board of Regents of WSU meets Friday (Feb.1) at the WSU Vancouver campus.
The meeting will begin at 9:30 a.m. in Room 129 of the Administration Building. The agenda for the meeting is available at http://www.regents.wsu.edu/meeting-materials/200801Agenda.pdf
The regents will be asked to approve beginning the process of selecting a design-build team for Phase III of the Martin Stadium renovation. That phase of the project is budgeted at $42 million; construction is tentatively scheduled to begin in early 2009. It will add upper level … » More …
The Administrative Professional Advisory Council monthly meeting for November will be held on the Tri-Cities campus in West Building Room 210 (TWEST 210), on Thursday Nov. 8 from 1:30 p.m. to 3 p.m.
A “meet and greet” will take place in the Commons at 1 p.m. prior to the meeting where refreshments will be provided.
For people at the Pullman, Vancouver, Spokane, or Extension Campuses, the meeting will be broadcast via WHETS as usual.
Those locations are:
WSU Pullman (Murrow Bldg, Room 53)
WSU Spokane (Spokane Academic Center, Room 515)
Spokane Nursing (ICN 214)
WSU Vancouver (Classroom Bldg, Room 116)
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PULLMAN – The WSU Board of Regents will hold a special meeting at 1:30 p.m. Friday, Sept. 28, in Room 442 of the French Administration Building to consider approval of its supplemental budget request to the 2008 Legislature.
Regents will participate in the meeting by teleconference.
The request includes funding to make technical corrections in the 2007-2009 biennial budget approved by the Legislature, as well as funding for increased enrollment at WSU Tri-Cities, for research in global animal health and agriculture, for campus safety initiatives, for faculty and staff salary increases and other issues.
Also included in the request is money for the design of … » More …
PULLMAN – The Department of Speech and Hearing Sciences (SHS) at WSU will host a professional development symposium, entitled “Possibilities for Children Who Are Deaf or Hard of Hearing,” Oct. 4-5 on the WSU Pullman campus.
Intended for parents, educators and speech-language-hearing professionals, the symposium will share best practices and explore issues relevant to meeting the needs of children with hearing loss.
Highlights of the symposium include a presentation on “Auditory Brain Development for Children with Hearing Loss” by Dr. Carol Flexer, distinguished professor of audiology at the University of Akron; panels on the “Spectrum of Communication Options,” composed of educators … » More …
PULLMAN – John Bransford, an internationally known expert in cognition and technology, will deliver the annual WSU Philip C. Holland Lecture this month.
He will address the topic of “Preparing People for Rapidly Changing Global Environments” at 4:30 p.m. Sept. 20 in the Smith Center for Undergraduate Education. A reception will follow in the Smith CUE atrium.
Bransford and his colleagues began conducting research into the areas of human learning, memory and problem solving in the 1970s. Their work is credited with the shaping what has become known as the “cognitive revolution” in psychology. He later co-chaired National Academy of Science committees that … » More …
PULLMAN – The Washington State University Board of Regents will consider tuition rates for the 2007 and 2008 academic years at its regularly scheduled meeting to be held at 8:30 a.m. Friday in Room 405 of the Lighty Student Services Building on the Pullman campus. The meeting agenda is available at http://regents.wsu.edu/meeting-dates/070504Agenda.pdf In the just-completed legislative session, the Washington State Legislature passed the 2007-2009 appropriations act with a provision limiting tuition increases for Washington state resident undergraduate students at both WSU and the University of Washington to 7 percent a year. Legislative budget writers assumed tuition increases of 7 percent when they set the … » More …