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Research, scholarship and artwork take the stage
March 30, 2009

VANCOUVER – Students and faculty will showcase their research, scholarship and artwork at the sixth annual Research Showcase at WSU Vancouver. The event will be held from 9 a.m.- 5:30 p.m. Thursday, April 9 in the Firstenburg Student Commons. This event is free and open to the public.

More than 65 posters and exhibits of faculty and student research projects, digital artwork and scholarly publications will be on display throughout the day. The showcase will also feature a noon lecture by business faculty member Tom Tripp, an awards ceremony and reception from 4 – 5 p.m. and oral presentations from 5 – 7 p.m.

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New book looks at why it happens
January 26, 2009

The recent inauguration of a new president brings to mind the rocky transition of 2001.


Clinton administration staffers, upset that Republicans beat the Democrats, removed or damaged the “W” keys on computer keyboards throughout the White House so, when George W. Bush took office, the new staffers could not type his nickname.


Though workplace revenge like this usually is not violent, it does beat down productivity and company morale.


Over the past 15 years, Tom Tripp — professor of management operations at WSU Vancouver — has been collecting stories for a book on workplace revenge. … » More …

Fall art exhibit features local photographer
November 5, 2007

VANCOUVER – Jodi Tripp’s collection of photographs will be displayed in WSU Vancouver’s Engineering Life Sciences building gallery until Dec. 15.


The collection features a series of natural images from the Pacific Northwest and her acclaimed “Barns of Clark County” series.

Tripp’s interest in photography began at a young age, and she has worked as a professional photographer in different settings including events and portraitures. Her work has been received successfully in a variety of photography competitions throughout the Northwest and California, and her images are displayed on the “SayWA” tourism campaign … » More …