WSU News study abroad

Vice, liberality, change studied in Netherlands trip

PULLMAN, Wash. – The Netherlands’ well known, relaxed approach to vice has lately tightened up as local governments close or move marijuana coffee shops and brothels, arguing that they breed nuisance and more sinister levels of criminality. » More …

Students earn national scholarships for summer study abroad

By Steve Nakata, Administrative Services

Hudson,-left,-and-ScottPULLMAN, Wash. – Two Washington State University students have been selected from more than 3,400 applicants representing 332 colleges and universities across the U.S. to receive the prestigious Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship. » More …

Study abroad component enhances criminal justice class

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The group of WSU and University of Idaho students poses outside New Scotland Yard while a local news camera crew sets up for a police news conference.

PULLMAN, Wash. – In England, a coroner is more an investigating magistrate than someone who conducts autopsies. That’s among the differences discovered by students in Washington State University’s Criminal Justice Study Abroad CRM J 491 course during a spring break visit to London. » More …

WSU joins national effort to expand student study abroad

GSA-logo-250PULLMAN, Wash. – Washington State University will increase the number of students who study abroad from about 750 per year to 1,000 over the next five years. It is part of a nationwide initiative to equip them with the international experience necessary for success in a globalized world. » More …