Reception Dec. 12: ‘Renaissance librarian’ Eileen Brady retires

By Nella Letizia, WSU Libraries PULLMAN, Wash. – Not every librarian can say she met Peter Graves on the set of the “Mission: Impossible” TV show during the late 1960s in Hollywood or that she helped bring an infamous book thief to justice. But Washington State University’s Eileen Brady has done both – and much […]

Sally Savage to retire from WSU

PULLMAN – Sally Savage, who has served in key administrative positions at WSU for nearly 30 years, announced today that she will retire from WSU effective March 31, 2009. Savage, who currently serves as general counsel and acting chief human resources officer, has served WSU as vice president for university relations, vice president for advancement, […]

Boehmke to retire, King named Interim Director

PULLMAN – Joan King has been named interim executive director of planning and budget for WSU, succeeding Karl Boehmke, who will retire from the executive director position on Jan. 1 after 32 years with the university. Boehmke has served as executive director since 1999. From 1975 to 1986, Boehmke worked in the College of Business and […]

Rawlins to retire June 2007; three goals for final year

PULLMAN – Washington State University President V. Lane Rawlins, who has led his institution’s drive for educational and research excellence for more than six years, announced today, July 28, that he will retire from the post effective June 2007.The ninth president of WSU, Rawlins assumed the presidency in June 2000. He informed the university’s Board of […]

Karl Boehmke returning as budget, planning director

Karl Boehmke will resume his duties as executive director of budget and planning for Washington State University on Sept. 1, President V. Lane Rawlins has announced.Boehmke retired from the university on May 1. Having completed more than 30 years of full-time service at WSU, he had reached the highest level of retirement benefits possible under […]

Budget chief Karl Boehmke retires May 1, after 30 years

Karl Boehmke, executive director of planning and budgeting for Washington State University, retired on May 1 after more than 30 years of service. Joan King, associate budget director, has been appointed interim budget director, President V. Lane Rawlins announced.Boehmke has been executive director of planning and budgeting since August 1999. He joined the university’s central […]

Detlor announces retirement as dean of College of Nursing

Dorothy Detlor, who has served as dean of the Washington State Intercollegiate College of Nursing for more than eight years, has announced that she will retire from that position on Sept. 1, 2006.“Dr. Detlor has served the university well in her leadership role,” said Provost Robert C. Bates. “She is a leader in nursing and […]

College news writer receives ACE Award

Terence L. Day, lead news writer in Washington State University’s College of Agricultural, Human, and Natural Resource Sciences, will receive the ACE Professional Award on June 23 at the annual meeting of the Association for Communication Excellence.The award is the highest recognition given by the association to one of its members. The award recognizes excellence […]