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Looking back at 2018
February 21, 2019

Enjoy a stroll through last year’s highlights as seen through the lenses of the Pullman‑based WSU Photo Services team.

Today: Opening reception for Afghanistan photos
November 16, 2015

AfghanistanPULLMAN, Wash. – Photos of Afghanistan by architecture professor Rafi Samizay are on exhibit in the School of Design and Construction gallery in Carpenter Hall at Washington State University through Dec. 3.

Cigarette warning labels may be more effective with imagery
April 7, 2015

By Will Ferguson, College of Arts & Sciences

Magnan-RVANCOUVER, Wash. – Young adults are more likely to appreciate the dangers of smoking when warnings are presented in images as well as text, according to a new study by a Washington State University Vancouver psychologist.

Feb. 26: Eco-artist links albatross deaths to sea of trash
February 16, 2015

By Beverly Makhani, Office of Undergraduate Education

Chris-Jordan-80PULLMAN, Wash. – Environmental artist Chris Jordan will discuss albatross chicks that died from eating plastic trash in a free, public presentation, “Encountering Midway: A Barometer for Our Culture and Our World,” at 7 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 26, in the CUB auditorium at Washington State University.

Museum of Art presents “Running the Numbers”
December 17, 2008

Plastic Bottles, 2007 – depicts two million
plastic beverage bottles, the number used in the
U.S. every five minutes.


PULLMAN – The Museum of Art at WSU will exhibit “Running the Numbers” by Chris Jordan. The exhibition opens Wednesday, Jan. 14 and runs through Saturday, April 4.

Jordan will lecture on his work at 7 p.m. Jan. 22 in the Compton Union Building Auditorium. A special lecture with environmentalist Paul Hawken will take place at 7 p.m. Feb. 25 in the Compton Union Building Auditorium.

In 2006, Jordan began a series of digital … » More …

Enter photos in Outdoor Photography Contest
March 18, 2008

Enter your photos in the Outdoor Photography Contest by March 20 for a chance to have them on display.


Submissions will only be taken via and all entries will be judged according to their relativity to human or naturally powered outdoor recreation.


There is no cost for entries and all participants may enter up to four photographs. The deadline for submission is March 20 and the photos will be displayed from March 22 to April 13 at the Student Recreation Center.


 For more information please call 335-UREC or visit

Photographs of discovery in the Northwest
March 4, 2008


(Observer gazing at photograph, Photo taken by University Relations, Tim Marsh.)


“Captured Time” is a photography exhibit displayed at the WSU Museum of Anthropology in College Hall that includes 500,000 pictures drawn from the Washington State Historical Society’s collection.

The selected images are from the late 1800s to the 1950s and capture scenes that are familiar, yet far removed from our lives today. 


Photographers include Edward and Asahel Curtis, Darius Kinsey, Marvin Boland, Virna Haffer, and others, known and anonymous.  The Gallery will be on display … » More …

Outdoor photo contest submissions accepted
February 4, 2008

PULLMAN – Students are encouraged to show off photography skills by submitting photos to the Campus Involvement and University Recreation Outdoor Photography Contest.

This contest is designed for non-professional photographers with categories in landscape, action adventure, wildlife, still life, cultural, and digitally altered photographs. Contestants are limited to four entries and will be judged on presentation and appropriateness of category, technical skill, and visual framing of the subject. Entries will be on display at the SRC March 20 through April 23 and a calendar will be designed using the top 12 photos.

Entries … » More …

Men’s basketball team defeats Oregon
January 22, 2008

PULLMAN – The WSU Men’s Basketball team defeated Oregon on Sunday, 69-60. WSU had not beat Oregon since 2001.

Oregon had the lead for the majority of the game, leading 34-30 at the half.

During the second half Oregon shot only 36 percent compared to WSU’s 52 percent.

The Cougars held Oregon 21 points below its season average and to 44 percent shooting.

For more information on the game, visit:

* WSU Athletics —


* Seattle Times — Cougars halt 13-game losing streak to Oregon, … » More …