PULLMAN, Wash. – The 2017 WSU Summer Undergraduate Research Symposium, featuring presentations from 90 students from across the nation including WSU, will be open 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Fri., Aug. 4, in the Smith CUE Atrium.
By Adriana Aumen, College of Arts and Sciences
PULLMAN, Wash. – After teaching chemistry to Washington State University students for 30 years, Jeanne McHale wondered how to explain solar energy conversion to a bunch of squirmy teens and tweens in a weeklong summer camp.
“I had to consider what words I could use to make it understandable without dumbing it down to the point of nonsense,” she said.
PULLMAN -Make plans to attend the next Movie Night at Martin Stadium featuring ‘How to Train Your Dragon,’ beginning 7 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 3.
The movie, rated PG, is being presented by WSU Athletics and WSU Student Entertainment Board. Admission is free and everyone is welcome.
A concession stand will be open for purchase of pop, popcorn and candy. People can also bring their own chairs, blankets, food and drinks into the stadium.
No pets are allowed in the stadium.
For more information call 335-0214 or visit wsucougars.com.
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Photos taken at Glenn Terrell Mall (By Chelsea Newman, WSU Today intern).
PULLMAN – With summer coming to an end, students seem to be finding every excuse to soak up the final rays of sunshine. Whether a book, a crossword puzzle, or a chance to relax between classes, Glenn Terrell Mall offers a wide variety of activities and is usually the center of excitment on WSU’s campus.
The Pullman forecast, according to weather.com, is showing little sign of threat to our sunny skies, with temperatures looking to be near 90 degrees by next week.
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PULLMAN – Beginning this summer, WSU is offering a new online major in accounting.
The College of Business worked with Distance Degree Programs to put the major online, creating the third new online business program in the last few months.
WSU’s accounting undergraduate major is one of only 165 AACSB-accredited accounting baccalaureate programs worldwide, said John Sweeney, chair of the Department of Accounting and Ted Saldin Distinguished Professor of Accounting. “Offering the accounting major online will provide access for a large segment of the population who are unable to take courses at a campus location,” he said. “It is a tremendous opportunity for … » More …
PULLMAN – The WSU Education Abroad Fair will be from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m., on Tuesday, January 20 in the CUB Junior Ballroom Students in any field of study can find cost-effective programs to enhance their education and give a global perspective on their area of study. Visit the fair to talk with more than 20 study abroad program providers offering study and internship opportunities in over 40 countries.
In addition, WSU faculty will be present to share information on their summer and semester programs abroad. Faculty-led programs are growing in popularity and offer a unique opportunity for in-depth, field-based study abroad while … » More …