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Provost approves 63 requests for professional leave

Sixty-three requests for professional leave in 2004-05 have been approved by Provost Robert C. Bates. He noted there will be no additional costs to WSU for this program. Here are the recipients divided by college. Agricultural, Human and Natural Resource Sciences • Preston K. Andrews, associate professor and associate horticulturist, August 2004-August 2005, to research […]

Provost updates strategic plan process at dialogue

A new online mechanism will allow people watching the upcoming Provost’s Progress Report via their computers to make comments and ask questions. Washington State University Provost Robert Bates will share updates on the strategic plan and academic programs and then accept comments and questions from faculty, staff and students at noon Tuesday, Feb. 10, in […]

Provost praises projects for making progress

You know what they say: “If you aim at nothing, that’s just what you’ll hit.” To be sure it doesn’t miss the mark of fulfilling its strategic goals, Washington State University continually identifies the target: It defines, assesses, reports, refines and rewards projects that meet the four goals. Through hearing of these “success stories,” members […]

Provost hosts fall dialogue

Provost Bob Bates will hold a fall dialogue for faculty, staff and students noon Tuesday, Oct. 14, in Compton Union Building Cascade Rooms. It also will be available via videostreaming. He will report on implementation of the university’s strategic plan and on developments in WSU academic areas. Then he will open the session to comments […]

Strong industry relationships aim of provost and assistant

Provost Robert Bates has a vision for Washington State University. “Imagine a future where WSU — at the university, school and even department level — has strong and fruitful relationships with industry. Where our research and inventions solve social problems and reduce unemployment throughout Washington. Where WSU is nationally known for innovation. Where outstanding students […]

Bates Dialogue set

Faculty, staff and students are welcome at the first in a new series of Dialogues, with Provost Robert Bates, set for noon on Tuesday, March 11, at the Compton Union Building Cascade Room 127. The Provost will open the dialogue with comments about important current issues for our university, and then take your questions and […]