News disruption, journalism’s future in Pacific Northwest

By Ben Shors and Douglas Blanks Hindman, Murrow College of Communication PULLMAN, Wash. – The decline in the number of journalists working in the Pacific Northwest threatens to undermine civic engagement, government accountability and the public’s knowledge of local communities, according to a panel of national experts convened by Washington State University and the Seattle […]

Science/tech stars shine in new series

A new science/technology series co-sponsored by WSU will highlight breakthrough developments by the state’s finest researchers, including some from the university.The inaugural season of the Spokane Science & Technology Roundtable will launch in January, with a different speaker each month through May. It is designed for business and community leaders who want to stay on […]

Roundtable to discuss harassment, discrimination

The public is invited to join ASWSU and the Office of the Vice President for Equity and Diversity Center for Human Rights at the final Brown Bag Roundtable group discussion on Thursday, Dec. 1. The group, which will gather at noon in Lighty room 405, will discuss “Sexual Harassment is Discrimination.”

Human rights focus of roundtable series

The Center for Human Rights, in collaboration with the Associated Students of WSU, will facilitate a series of roundtable discussions this semester to engage the community on topics of human rights. The first discussion, scheduled for noon on Wednesday, Sept. 7, in Lighty 405, will focus on the topic of free speech. “I am hoping […]

Diversity, multicultural issues addressed July 11, 12

A roundtable of professionals will address the challenges of integrating diversity and multicultural issues in education and counseling in the Inland Northwest at the Fourth Annual Multicultural Regional Roundtable set for July 11 and 12 at Washington State University. Educators, counselors, students, community leaders and others are invited to register for the conference by June […]