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Dianne Kay Schlott
March 16, 2018

Dianne Kay Schlott, 60, of Pullman, Wash., passed away March 1, 2018, at Sacred Heart Medical Center in Spokane. Schlott was finance coordinator for Multicultural Student Services.

Aug. 20: CONEXION to welcome new WSU multicultural students
August 16, 2017

welcome to the cougar family cardBy Steve Nakata, Student Affairs

PULLMAN, Wash. – It is anticipated that more than 500 multicultural freshman and transfer students will attend Washington State University’s CONEXION Orientation Program, 3 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 20, in the Compton Union Building senior and junior ballrooms.

Colombian internship immerses students in academics, culture
August 11, 2017

Colombia Internship-group at Cerro de Montserrate-By Steve Nakata, Student Affairs

PULLMAN, Wash. – Six Washington State University students spent four weeks in Colombia this summer helping sick animals like turtles and ocelots, and developing software that will aid police working with bomb-sniffing dogs.

Summit regarding undocumented students planned
May 15, 2017

Student ambassadors By Steve Nakata, Administrative Services

PULLMAN, Wash. – Undocumented students across the nation are on edge due to the changing political climate, prompting WSU and other higher education institutions in the state to organize a summit to examine better ways to serve them.

May 5: Student affairs vp to speak at multicultural graduation
April 28, 2017

PULLMAN, Wash. – About 240 graduates will be recognized during the annual Washington State University Multicultural Graduation Celebration, 6 p.m. Friday, May 5, in Compton Union Building Senior Ballroom. The event is free and the public is invited to attend.

May 8: Alumnus to speak at WSU multicultural graduation
April 23, 2015

By Steve Nakata, Administrative Services

Damon-ArnoldPULLMAN, Wash. – Alumnus and former staff member Damon F. Arnold will give the keynote address at the free, public Washington State University Multicultural Graduation Celebration 6-8 p.m. Friday, May 8, at the Schweitzer Event Center. Approximately 160 graduates are expected to be honored.

Alumna returns to address multicultural graduates May 6
April 20, 2011


PULLMAN, Wash. – It has been 30 years since Melannie Denise Cunningham earned her bachelor’s degree in general studies from Washington State University. Since then, she has held key positions in the U.S. Navy, City of Tacoma and Washington state government.


She will return to the Pullman campus as keynote speaker for the Multicultural Student Services (MSS) graduation ceremony 6-8 p.m. Friday, May 6, in the Schweitzer Event Center.


Cunningham was recommended by John Fraire, vice president for Student Affairs and Enrollment.


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