Sept. 10: WSU Tri-Cities hosts Volunteer Fair

By Maegan Murray, WSU Tri-Cities RICHLAND, Wash. – More than 20 local nonprofit groups offering volunteer opportunities will network with the campus community at the Washington State University Tri-Cities Volunteer Fair 1-3 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 10, in the West Courtyard on campus.

Former executive prepares students for employment

By Jeffrey Dennison, WSU Tri-Cities RICHLAND, Wash. – A former CH2M HILL executive has been appointed a volunteer executive in residence (EIR) at Washington State University Tri-Cities. John Fulton will mentor students, assist with research and increase public and private partnerships to help the campus produce job-ready graduates.

Volunteers sought for National Day of Service, Remembrance

PULLMAN, Wash. – The WSU Center for Civic Engagement is inviting students, faculty and staff to continue the national commitment to service by giving their time to community service on this National Day of Service and Remembrance.  The CCE will be offering service projects at the Avalon Care Center, Whitman County Humane Society, and Bishop Place, […]

Community service projects highlight CCE open house

PULLMAN, Wash. – Employees and students are invited to stop by the Center for Civic Engagement (CCE) 1-3 p.m. Monday, Aug. 12, in CUB L45 to learn how to get involved in the community. Those wishing to may join community service projects that will leave hourly during that time. Projects include sorting donated clothing, bowling […]

Groups can register to recruit student volunteers

A conversation at last year’s Cougs Connect event. PULLMAN, Wash. – Groups from Washington State University and the broader community are invited to host a table for free to recruit student volunteers at the Cougs Connect: Campus & Community Involvement Fair 11 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 28, outdoors on Library Road on the WSU campus. […]

Students get the opportunity to give back to community

    Photos by Joanna Yorke, WSU Today intern     PULLMAN – Students made a difference in the community last Saturday as WSU’s Center for Civic Engagement helped them find many different volunteer opportunities on National “Make a Difference Day,” which occurs every fourth Saturday in October. Some opportunities offered were: Haunted Palouse: Volunteers […]

CCE offers opportunities to volunteer

PULLMAN  – The Center for Civic Engagement (CCE) and WSU students, faculty and staff will be joining people across the country in making a difference and volunteering in different projects around the area during “Make a Difference Day” Oct. 24. In partnership with several organizations, including Haunted Palouse, Rake Run and Palouse-Clearwater Environmental Institute, the […]