NPR ombudsman speaks to Lewiston audience

PULLMAN -NPR Ombudsman Alicia Shepard will discuss “Why Public Radio Matters” at 7 p.m. Monday, April 6, at Lewiston’s Red Lion Hotel, Clearwater Room.  The presentation, sponsored by Northwest Public Radio,  is free and open to the public.  It will be followed by a reception with Shepard and members of the Northwest Public Radio staff. […]

HRS debuts monthly information feature

HR Essentials is a new monthly information feature from WSU Human Resource Services (HRS) that highlights resources and services for faculty, staff and students. The first installment, below, focuses on resources to help employees and students deal with uncertainty and change, especially during times of challenge and stress: • The Employee Assistance Program (EAP) helps with […]

Ombudsman office marks 35 years of service

A university can be a daunting place, especially when you’ve got a problem and don’t know where to turn. That was one reason the WSU Office of the University Ombudsman was created in 1971, and it’s one reason the office is still thriving 35 years later. “People come in and say, ‘I don’t know why […]

Applications for Ombudsman position due Dec. 9

WSU is seeking to fill an Ombudsman position.  Please view details below.NOTICE OF VACANCY Ombudsman Vice Provost for Academic Affairs   DESCRIPTION OF POSITION: This position is a half-time (50%), 12-month permanent position located at Washington State University, Pullman, Washington. The effective date is August 1, 2006. The Ombudsman provides a neutral, informal, and independent […]

NPR’s ombudsman to discuss Katrina journalism coverage

Washington State University’s Northwest Public Radio will welcome National Public Radio Ombudsman Jeffrey Dvorkin to campus Nov. 3 when he will discuss the journalism coverage surrounding Hurricane Katrina. “American Journalism Pre- and Post-Katrina” will be the topic of Dvorkin’s presentation, set for 7:30 p.m. in the Murrow Addition Auditorium. The lecture is free and open […]