Tag Archive for WSU

WSU among schools in federal sex abuse inquiry

By By NICHOLAS K. GERANIOS SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — Washington State University is one of 55 colleges facing a Title IX investigation over its handling of sexual abuse complaints, the U.S. Education Department said Thursday…. …read more

From: AP Washington News

WSU researchers developing tasty new apple, WA 38

By By KRISTI PIHL KENNEWICK, Wash. (AP) — A new apple under development at Washington State University could compete for the hearts and palates of fruit lovers in a few years…. …read more

From: AP Washington News

One-time 4 percent raise for WSU support staff

PULLMAN, Wash. (AP) — Civil service employees at Washington State University will receive a one-time, 4 percent increase of base salary…. …read more

From: AP Washington News


WSU scientists making poplars with rose scent

By By SANDI DOUGHTON SEATTLE (AP) — Sniff the air around Norman Lewis’ experimental poplars, and you won’t pick up the scent of roses…. …read more

From: AP Washington News


Unconscious WSU student treated for hypothermia

PULLMAN, Wash. (AP) — A Washington State University student was treated for hypothermia after he was found unconscious on campus when the temperature was minus-3 degrees…. …read more

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UW, WSU offering more degree programs online

By By KATHERINE LONG SEATTLE (AP) — Nicole Traore always wanted to go back to school to get her bachelor’s degree, but the 45-year-old mother of three busy boys has a full-time job and no extra time in her schedule to take classes on a college campus…. …read more

From: AP Washington News


Pullman: WSU student out walking hit by blow dart

PULLMAN, Wash. (AP) — Police in Pullman, Wash., say a female Washington State University student was hit with a blow dart while out walking with a friend on College Hill…. …read more

From: AP Washington News


College Transfer Fair at Grays Harbor College

GH College

Grays Harbor College hosts the annual College Transfer Fair from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Thursday (Jan 16) in the HUB on the main campus in Aberdeen. Representatives from 17 regional colleges and universities will be participating, including Oregon Institute of Technology, which has not visit the Harbor in many years.

Other participants will include Art Institute of Seattle, City University of Seattle, Central Washington University, the Evergreen State College, Fashion Institute of Design and Merchandizing, International Academy of Design and Technology, Northwest University, Pacific Lutheran University, University of Phoenix, St. Martin’s University, University of Washington/Bothell and UW/Tacoma, Washington State University, WSU/Tri-Cities, WSU/Vancouver and Western Governors University.

Those interested in learning more about transferring to one of these colleges or universities are encouraged to visit GHC on Thursday.

Electric engineering degree at WSU

PULLMAN, Wash. (AP) — The nation is expected to need more graduates of electrical power engineering programs in coming years, so Washington State University is launching a new online master’s degree program…. …read more

From: AP Washington News


Enrollment opens November 1 for Washington’s GET Program

Lochner affirms that GET is a very good option, especially for families with young children. “Parents starting early can save literally thousands of dollars on the future cost of college,” she said.

GET’s Web site at www.get.wa.gov offers details, charts, planning tools and answers for questions families may have about the program. Accounts can be opened online, and Customer Service is ready to help at (800) 955-2318 or [email protected].