Congenial coworkers, healthy careers

(Maxine Andrews) They are vibrant, engaged and enjoying themselves. With no plans to retire, the three employees being honored for their 45-year contributions to the WSU community at this year’s Employee Recognition Reception seem to credit congenial working conditions as one of the reasons for their successful careers. “The people in this college are some […]

Dillman selected for federal committee

PULLMAN – Don A. Dillman, Regents Professor and the Thomas S.Foley Distinguished Professor of Government and Public Policy in the Departments of Community and Rural Sociology and Sociology and the Social and Economic Sciences Research Center at Washington State University, has been selected to serve on the Federal Economic Statistics Advisory Committee for the next […]

Employee recognition event slated for Dec. 7

WSU Vancouver honors employee service milestones VANCOUVER, Wash.  Washington State University Vancouver will host an employee recognition breakfast Dec. 7 for eighteen staff members to recognize service milestones at the University in 2006. Chancellor Hal Dengerink and Vice Chancellor of Academic Affairs Bruce Romanish will give a brief presentation to kick off the breakfast. The […]

State recognizes WSU employees

WSU employees will be among those recognized May 1-7 during national 2006 Public Service Recognition Week. Celebration events will be held in Olympia, Vancouver, Spokane, Pullman and Tri-Cities. *Olympia ceremony, lunch, information booths, speeches, talent competition, 11 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Wednesday, May 3, Heritage Park on Capitol Lake.*Vancouver ceremony, awards, lunch, speeches, 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Thursday, […]

Quarter Century Club to add 67

After 25 years of service, 67 new faculty and staff members will be inducted into WSU’s Quarter Century Club at its annual recognition breakfast at 8 a.m. Tuesday, April 25, in the CUB Ballroom. Another 29 individuals will be recognized for 50 years of association with WSU.To be inducted into the club, members must have […]

Nez Perce leader Miles named Woman of the Year

Rebecca A. Miles, a 1997 WSU graduate and a leader of the Nez Perce Tribe, was announced as Woman of the Year at the annual WSU Women’s Recognition Luncheon held at the Pullman campus Tuesday.Miles began her career in policy and leadership as a college student at WSU advocating for Indian tribes’ rights on campus. […]

Quarter Century Club to induct 89 new members

WSU’s Quarter Century Club will induct more than 80 new faculty and staff members at its annual recognition breakfast at 8 a.m. Tuesday, May 3, in the CUB ballroom. Seventeen of the 50-year members will be recognized, as well, for their association with WSU. Anyone may attend the breakfast, which costs $12. To make reservations, […]

New composition showcases talent, debuts at banquet

In keeping with the concept of Celebrating Excellence, the April 1 faculty and staff recognition banquet will host two of WSU’s award-winning musical groups, Jazz Northwest and Crimson Revue. Jazz Northwest will perform a musical piece written specifically for the event. The piece, titled “Love Came Knocking on My Door,” was composed by Jennifer Scovell, […]