By Sabrina Zearott, College of Arts & Sciences PULLMAN, Wash. – Washington State University will host the 2015 Nuclear Forensics Undergraduate Summer School June 15-July 24. The application deadline is March 22; find information at http://pearl1.lanl.gov/external/nuclear-forensics/.
PULLMAN, Wash. – Melissa Parkhurst, an ethnomusicologist who teaches classes in world and Native American music at Washington State University, will give a free presentation about her new book, “To Win the Indian Heart: Music at Chemawa Indian School,” at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 15, at the Nez Perce National Historical Park in Spalding, Idaho.
By Madison Rosenbaum, WSU Tri-Cities intern RICHLAND, Wash. — Faculty from Washington State University Tri-Cities and Pullman have received two grants to evaluate state programs intended to improve childhood literacy and reduce school-age truancy.
SEATTLE – Cougar fans are invited to donate school supplies and other items to the annual CyberCoug Seattle Football Supplies Drive on Saturday, Sept. 28, at Pyramid Alehouse, 1201 First Ave S, Seattle. Items will be accepted during the three hours prior to 7 p.m. kickoff for the WSU vs. Stanford game at CenturyLink Field. […]
PUYALLUP, Wash. – Sometimes, if it isn’t broken, you do want to fix it. Case in point is an educational leadership program that was so successful it needed to be expanded. Washington State University Vancouver has offered the school principal/program administrator credential programs in southwest Washington since it was established more than 20 […]
PULLMAN – The Board of Regents of WSU will be asked to approve establishment of the Edward R. Murrow College of Communication and the School of Global Animal Health at the board’s regular meeting to be held at 9 a.m. Friday at Room 120 of the Consolidated Information Center on the Tri-Cities campus. The agenda for […]
Edward R. Murrow is credited with using a new medium — at that time, television — to inspire, inform and educate millions. Now, the Edward R. Murrow School of Communication is working to emulate its namesake by exploiting the strengths of emerging technologies — as well as the strengths of its faculty. This month the […]
PULLMAN — The second of two very weak and starving bald eagles found near Colville, Wash., died Friday night at WSU’s College of Veterinary Medicine. The body of the 5 year-old mature eagle “Carpenter” was found in his cage by crews Saturday morning. “This is a very difficult time for everyone here who works […]
A new study by WSU researchers Erica Weintraub Austin and Bruce Pinkleton found that in-school public affairs programming, which contains news and advertising or public service announcements, can provide some benefits to young adolescents. But the study also found justification for concerns-including those voiced by the American Academy of Pediatrics- about the commercialization of the […]
Potential graduate school students will have the opportunity to peruse more than 50 booths Thursday (Oct. 13) at Washington State University Spokane’s second annual Graduate School Fair. The event is from 3-6:30 p.m. at the Riverpoint Campus in the Health Sciences Building, 310 N. Riverpoint Blvd., Spokane. Admission is free. On-campus parking is free from […]