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Highly cited sociologist receives national career award
August 24, 2016

Don-DillmanPULLMAN, Wash. – Don Dillman, who is among Washington State University’s most cited researchers, has won a national award for a career of distinguished contributions to the field of sociological methodology.

Drop-in survey design clinic assists research
January 20, 2016

survey-clinicPULLMAN, Wash. – Get the most from surveys used in research with help from a walk-in Survey Design Clinic in the graduate student office at 143 Wilson-Short Hall, Washington State University.

Grad student assists with county health assessment
December 2, 2015

Katie-BittingerPULLMAN, Wash. – Graduate student Katie Bittinger assisted with a recently completed needs assessment that shows Whitman County residents lack affordable dental care and access to preventive medical care.

Study: Legal problems of poor triple in past decade
October 29, 2015

PULLMAN, Wash. – A statewide survey of more than 1,600 low-income Washingtonians found that seven of 10 face at least one significant civil legal problem each year and the average number of problems per low-income household has tripled over the last decade.

Safety, maintenance top list of transportation concerns
April 14, 2015

GertsevaWENATCHEE, Wash. – Improved biking/walking routes and road/bridge maintenance are top transportation priorities for Chelan and Douglas county residents, according to a survey conducted by the Social and Economic Sciences Research Center at Washington State University.

Washington residents cite growing concern
November 25, 2008


PULLMAN — The current economic crisis is important to Washington state residents. A survey conducted by the Social and Economic Sciences Research Center (SESRC) at WSU shows that citizens increasingly see the economy as an important issue faced by the state, as well as economic development and jobs as the highest priority for tax dollars.

Asked which of several issues was the most important one facing the state, almost 50 percent of respondents said it is the economy, followed by health care and education (16 percent each), jobs and wages (11 percent), reducing taxes (5 percent), and the … » More …