March 6-10: Week of events at WSU recognizes women

PULLMAN, Wash. – International Women’s Day, March 8, has been designated by the United Nations since 1911 to celebrate women’s achievements, struggles and influence. Community members are invited to celebrate with Washington State University March 6-10 with an awards luncheon, artist visit, food/supplies drive and more.

Length of service honored

Donald Matteson, left, will be recognized for 50 years of service to WSU at the annual reception Dec. 10. Ronald Brosemer, center, and Jack Rogers will be honored for 45 years of service. (Photo by Robert Hubner, WSU Photo Services)   One WSU employee will be honored for 50 years of service and two others […]

Murrow School honors distinguished alumni

Photo: Kathi Goertzen is an anchor at KOMO TV and a Murrow graduate.   PULLMAN – WSU communication graduates are inspiring a new generation of professionals to reach for their dreams and remember their roots. That is just one reason Seattle television journalist Kathi Goertzen and Washington businessman Ted Baseler were inducted into the WSU […]

Scholarship recipients, donors recognized today

RICHLAND – The recipients and donors of more than $59,000 in WSU Tri-Cities scholarships will be recognized at luncheon today. These are the annual scholarships offered at WSU Tri-Cities, typically awarded to juniors and seniors. An event for the special freshman scholarship donors will be held in early 2008. The luncheon starts at noon at […]

40 years withWSU commended

Photo: Five of seven WSU employees honored for 40-years of service attended the university’s annual employee recognition reception. Left to right, they are Ken Duft, Joe Watson, Ken Casavant, Betty Musick and Lana Miller posing  with WSU President Elson S. Floyd. (Photo by Shelly Hanks, WSU Photo Services.) Seven employees were recognized for 40 years […]

Business college honors top students, faculty, staff

The College of Business at Washington State University has recognized 42 of its faculty, stafff and students for outstanding achievement and excellence. The awards for faculty and staff were announced at a college-wide reception on April 27, while student awards were announced at the Celebration of Student Excellence on April, 13. “The high caliber of our faculty, staff, […]

Michael Di Filippo named “Best Student Employee”

Photo: Michael Di Filippo with Terry Shultz. Though he was hired in fall 2006 to do basic lab maintenance chores, Washington State University junior Michael Di Filippo’s extra hard work paid off when he was named not just the “Best Student Employee” at the university, but also in the state. Di Filippo, 25, from Spokane, […]

Celebrate student employees April 9-13

April 9-13 is National Student Employment Week and departments looking for ways to recognize students can use the suggestions provided by the Student Employment Center below. *Monday, April 9- Award DayCreate and distribute awards to honor all student workers. The awards can be professional, creative or fun. *Tuesday, April 10- Treat DayBring your student workers a special treat, […]

National champions, national heroes

This season marks the 90th anniversary of the 1917 Washington State College national champion basketball team. The team won 25 of 26 games and captured the first Pacific Coast Conference championship. Several decades later, the team received its greatest honor, and in the process would forever go down in history, when it was declared the […]