By John Sutherland, University Communications
PULLMAN, Wash. – Washington State University staff won six awards and a WSU Foundation communications director was honored as a rising star in the 2014 competition sponsored by District VIII of the Council for Advancement and Support of Education (CASE).
SPOKANE – A senior in nursing has won first place in a video contest held by the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center in Seattle to promote the importance of colorectal-cancer screening.
Zach Smith, president of the student nursing association, will receive $2,500. His video “Your Choice” will be featured in a public service announcement on Seattle’s KING-TV and will be incorporated into Fred Hutchinson’s “Get Screened” campaign to raise awareness about colon cancer.
The split-screen video depicts two scenarios; in one, a man gets a reminder letter to get a colonoscopy, undergoes the test and is informed that during the procedure the … » More …
Training Wheels, a still shot of the video by Chris
RICHLAND — “Rearranging Furniture,” an art exhibit featuring photography and video, opens Nov. 6 at WSU Tri-Cities.
The exhibit highlights the work of two artists: Alex Emmons of Ellensburg and Chris Ireland of Pullman. The Nov. 6 opening reception is at 5 p.m., followed by an artist presentation at 6 p.m.
The exhibit runs through Dec. 4 in The Art Center at WSU Tri-Cities, in the Consolidated Information Center, 2770 University Drive, Richland. Admission is free and open to the public. … » More …
It’s flu and cold season, and to better arm and defend yourself, your staff, students and family, take a look at this humorous video, title “Why don’t we do it in our sleeves?” available at www.coughsafe.com/media.html. It’s about four minutes long and will give you five valuable facts. Then, to create a healthier work and home environment, forward the URL to anyone you know who coughs or sneezes.