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WSU statement on Interfaith House purchase

4/18/2014

PULLMAN, Wash. – Washington State University’s purchase of the Interfaith House is an action item on May agenda of the WSU Board of Regents. Pending board approval of the purchase, WSU will honor the leases of the existing tenants in the building, which run through December 31, 2014, rather than enforce the April 30 eviction […]

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Gerald W. Hord

4/18/2014

PULLMAN, Wash. – Gerald W. Hord, retired from facilities operations, died April 12, 2014. He worked at WSU 1983-2006.

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April 23: Finance expert shares investing tips

4/18/2014

By Sue McMurray, College of Business PULLMAN, Wash. – Bryan Weeks, president and chief executive officer of Silver Creek Capital Management, will present “Evolution of Hedge Fund Investing and Institutional Investor’s Asset Allocation,” a free, public talk, at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, April 23, in Todd Hall 130, Washington State University. A 5 p.m. reception will […]

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Naom G. Barr

4/17/2014

PULLMAN, Wash. – Naom G. Barr, retired from housing and food service, died April 7, 2014. She worked at WSU 1972-80.

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Education researcher named fellow of national consortium

4/17/2014

VANCOUVER, Wash. – The best part of research for faculty member Rick Sawyer is the way it positively affects others. He will promote this emphasis as a newly appointed senior improvement research fellow with the national Carnegie Project on the Education Doctorate (CPED).  Sawyer is an associate professor in the College of Education at Washington […]

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April 22: Tree planting at WSU will end with a bang

4/17/2014

PULLMAN, Wash. – The public is invited to a planting ceremony for a small tree with a big history at 2:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 22, at the Washington State University Arboretum and Wildlife Center. The location is on Terre View Road between the Moscow-Pullman Highway and Grimes Road. The sapling originated from a butternut tree planted more […]

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April 20-26: Student engagement, leadership honored

4/17/2014

PULLMAN, Wash. – Service by more than 8,000 students will be celebrated during Civic Engagement Week April 20-26 at Washington State University. Students will participate in service projects. Events are free; those open to the public include: Leadership and Engagement Awards of Distinction (LEAD) at 5 p.m. Thursday, April 24, in the CUB ballroom. A […]

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WSU in the Media – April 17, 2014

4/17/2014

Spokesman-Review – In a laboratory at Washington State University, Grant Norton and a team of researchers are working on a surprisingly difficult task: building a better battery for smartphones. Reuters – SEATTLE – On Wednesday, April 23rd, Senator Patty Murray will join key representatives of the Washington life sciences community at the release event for a […]

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April 23: Social media’s impact on political change

4/17/2014

PULLMAN, Wash. – The power of social media to influence political change – particularly in the Arab world – will be discussed by political science and communication experts 4-5:30 p.m. Wednesday, April 23, in Bryan 305. In 2011, civil uprisings that began in Tunisia and Egypt developed into a wave of protests throughout North Africa […]

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Theodore R. Saldin

4/17/2014

PULLMAN, Wash. – Theodore R. Saldin, retired from accounting and business law, died April 13, 2014. He worked at WSU 1947-87.

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