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Prototype classroom focuses on student engagement
February 11, 2016

By Richard H. Miller, Academic Outreach and Innovation

Visa-Thach-in-Bryan-404PULLMAN, Wash. – Washington State University’s future Digital Classroom Building is a deep hole in a muddy field. But the future is already here, albeit in a more traditional building, 107-year-old Bryan Hall.

Programs hailed as prototypes
March 4, 2005

As faculty and administration turn to the task of improving graduate education (see related article above), the students themselves have been achieving success on many fronts.A case in point is WSU’s Graduate and Professional Student Association (GPSA), whose members earned two national awards this year and whose president, DaVina Hoyt, is the new vice president of the National Association of Graduate-Professional Students (NAGPS).Firas Akasheh, a doctoral student and teaching assistant in mechanical engineering, received one of two NAGPS 2004 President’s Awards for outstanding service. While maintaining a 3.98 grade point average, he also is a seasoned member and past senator for GPSA. He earned one … » More …