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Rewards treat alcohol abuse in those with mental illness
February 6, 2017

By Judith Van Dongen, WSU Spokane

SPOKANE, Wash. – Researchers at Washington State University have shown that offering prizes – from simple shampoo to DVD players – can be an effective, low-cost treatment for alcohol abuse, the nation’s third leading preventable cause of death.

Six readership survey drawing winners announced
April 28, 2004

Six winners have been randomly selected and named in the WSU Today Readership Survey drawing. Approximately 700 university employees partcipated in the survey, held in late March and early April. Responses are being reviewed and tallied and a summary report will be published in the June 18 issue of WSU Today and posted on the WSU Today website.A big thank you to all who participated in the survey. Three people won a $20 gift certificate to the WSU Bookie: 550, 333, 6; and two people won a $15 gift certificate to Ferdinands. An additional drawing, for a $20 gift certificate to the Bookie, was held … » More …