By Maegan Murray, WSU Tri-Cities
RICHLAND, Wash. – Washington State University Tri-Cities signed a land lease agreement this week with Corporate Pointe Developers, LLC, out of Pullman, Wash., to build an 800-bed complex for student housing.
VANCOUVER, Wash. – The Board of Regents of Washington State University today approved construction of three major capital projects and authorized the commencement of predesign work on two others, all on the main Pullman campus.
Photos by Shelly Hanks, WSU Photo Services Article, SoundSlides by Robert Frank, WSU News
PULLMAN, Wash. – Seventeen months in the making, Washington State University’s new Northside Residence Hall offers students a variety of highly desired features — convenient location, high-level security, community focus, digitally connected, and energy efficient.
“Northside hall is the epitome of what we are striving to provide, with amenities and … » More …
PULLMAN, Wash. – The new Northside residence hall at Washington State University Pullman will be dedicated at 4:30 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 5, 1590 NE Colorado St., across the street from Bohler Gym.
Public tours and a reception will follow the program and ribbon cutting, which will be in the first floor lounge.
Please RSVP at http://go.wsu.edu/NorthsideRSVP.
The $32 million project will house about 300 students in single, double and other configurations.
The location along Colorado was selected because many students use the pedestrian corridors past the athletic buildings and … » More …
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Andrew Howell, Incident Commander
Sunday, July 14, 2013 Mike Heston, Fire Chief
By Glenn A. Johnson, Pullman Fire Department public information officer
Image courtesy Holly Bradley, WSU student
PULLMAN, Wash. – A raging three-alarm fire, that Pullman Fire Chief Mike … » More …
PULLMAN – From carpenters and mechanics to interior designers and painters, the housing and dining maintenance staff at WSU is a team prepared to fix anything.
Catherine Jasmer, the drapery fabricator for housing maintenance, is part of this team. It’s her job to sew and repair linen and draperies for WSU apartments and residential halls.
Catherine Jasmer (Photo by Tara Cunningham, WSU Today intern).
“It’s a continual job because, with all the dorms and apartments on campus, drapes and linens always need to be made or repaired,” Jasmer said.
She is making … » More …
A computer generated model of the Olympia Ave
student housing facility project. (Photo by Louise
Construction of WSU’s newest student housing facility is growing visibly in stature as the superstructure and a crane can be seen on the horizon from Stadium Way.
A facility on the WSU Pullman campus is slated to be complete in August 2009. The hall on Olympia Avenue will house approximately 230 residents. It is the first student housing facility constructed on the Pullman campus since 1972.
The facility is anticipating a LEED Silver rating and will offer several … » More …