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Nov. 8: Leading U.S. ethnographer to speak about race, civility
October 27, 2017

By Adriana Aumen, College of Arts and Sciences

PULLMAN, Wash. – One of the nation’s leading urban ethnographers will talk about race and civility in everyday life in a free, public address, 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 8, in the Elson Floyd Cultural Center at Washington State University.

What’s powering your devices?
June 1, 2017

Christine Horne photoBy Will Ferguson, College of Arts and Sciences

PULLMAN, Wash. – Do Americans want to use more renewable energy?

Oct. 11: Muslim women in engineering discussed
October 4, 2016

By Emma Epperly, Undergraduate Education

I-Am-Malala-BookPULLMAN, Wash. – Preliminary research to identify why some predominantly Muslim countries attract so many women in engineering will be presented in a free, public common reading lecture at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 11, in CUE 203 at Washington State University.

Learning from Muslim countries with many women engineers
September 6, 2016

By Adriana Aumen, College of Arts & Sciences
and Emil Venere, Purdue University

3 resesarchersPULLMAN, Wash. – A new study co-led by researchers at Washington State University aims to understand why significantly more women study engineering in some predominantly Muslim countries than in the United States.

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.

March 3: Deadline for sociopolitical art submissions
February 12, 2015

UnMasked-Poster-200RICHLAND, Wash. – Student and community artists are invited to submit work for a free, public exhibition exploring sociopolitical structures through various media at the Washington State University Tri-Cities Art Center in March. The submission deadline is midnight Tuesday, March 3.

Identifying risk factors for corporate financial fraud
April 3, 2014

By J. Adrian Aumen, College of Arts & Sciences

Schwartz-80PULLMAN, Wash. – In the wake of the global financial crisis, Jennifer Schwartz, a Washington State University associate professor of sociology and expert in crime trends, has secured a grant for more than a half-million dollars to study the risk factors for corporate financial fraud.