Fitness challenge encourages activity

Students, faculty, staff and WSU supporters are encouraged to participate in the Pac-10 Fitness Challenge to compete for the title of “Most Active School.”   The Pac-10 Fitness Challenge is a conference-wide initiative that promotes regular physical activity and will be occuring Nov. 5-9. People do not need to be a member of the Student […]

Fighting cancer on many fronts

PULLMAN – What do earnest, highly competitive graduate students do in their spare time? For some in the School of Molecular Biosciences (SMB), kicking back means organizing a fun — and highly competitive — Relay for Life team.   Relay for Life is the American Cancer Society’s signature fundraising event. It brings in more than […]

Organic, sustainable farms focus of tour series

Rotational grazing, a goat dairy and a cheese facility were just three of the many features discussed at the first 2007 Farm Walk at Pine Stump Farm in Omak. Producers, farmers and community members toured the farm April 16 and learned the benefits and challenges of having a diversified, value-added livestock operation. Organized by Washington State […]

Former WSU docs advise it … and enjoy it

Betty K. Adams and William Butts are both retired physicians and community-minded Pullman residents. They each served as the director of the Student Health Center at WSU (Butts from 1973 to 1979, and Adams from 1979 to 1988). And now, in their retirement, they are both avid walkers.“I walk for an hour every day, Monday […]