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Coug enthusiasm extends to work – and pet
February 9, 2009


Grant and contract specialist Derek Brown, with

co-Coug fan Bumpus. (Photo courtesy of Cindy


Ask WSU staffer Derek Brown about one of his finest accomplishments and he’ll probably tell you it was when he was named the first ever Junior Cougar VIP at the WSU vs. Fresno State football game in 1991.


Decked out in full Coug gear, which included a gray shirt and crimson ball cap, Brown went out onto the field pregame that day to see Drew Bledsoe, Jason Hanson and others practice. He was also an … » More …

Faculty travel application deadline is May 1
March 14, 2006

Faculty planning to travel sometime between July and December for academic reasons have until May 1 to submit applications for travel grants.The Faculty Travel Grant Program provides travel funds to develop faculty research, scholarly and creative activities. Funds may be used for activities such as conducting collaborative research with prestigious laboratories, attendance at professional meetings, conducting data-gathering efforts, visiting limited-circulation archival reference materials, and more. It is a reinvestment of Facilities and Administrative costs by the Office of Research.  Forms and more information can be obtained at more information, contact Jim Petersen, vice provost for research  at 335-9141 or, or Dan Nordquist, assistant vice provost … » More …