The Washington State House of Representatives and Senate both plan to take up floor resolutions honoring WSU President Elson S. Floyd today. The House is scheduled to take up its resolution shortly after it comes to order at 10 a.m. The Senate is scheduled to take up its resolution shortly after it comes to order at noon. The proceedings can be viewed online at TVW.org by clicking on the “watch live” button on the top right.
PULLMAN, Wash. – Elson S. Floyd, the 10th president of Washington State University and a nationally respected voice for affordable, accessible higher education, died this morning of complications from colon cancer. He was 59.
PULLMAN, Wash. – In a letter to the mayor of Darrington, Wash., the president of Washington State University today offered to waive tuition for the coming academic year for college students affected by the Oso mudslide.