WSU is advancing Washington industries …
WSU teams with aviation to develop sustainable aviation biofuels …
WSU partners to develop bioproducts that reduce dependence on petroleum imports …
WSU works with state commodity commissions to conduct needed agricultural research …
WSU developed the technology used for wood-plastic composites used for buildings …
WSU researchers work to improve dairy productivity and reduce disease …
WSU research has made Washington one of the world’s most productive wheat-growing regions …

Land grant mission in action, improving everyday lives

Career Connected Learning Summit Puts WSU’s Mission into Practice

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WSU Impact is unabashed on two fronts: We love to share the value of Washington State University, and we we love how higher education expands knowledge, supports the economy, and encourages the dreams of individuals who seek good paying jobs and economic security. That’s why we love what occurred on May 31st.  Elected officials and advocates […]

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State Senate Hears Update on Elson S. Floyd College of Medicine

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From the Newsbeat blog: an update on hearings held during this third week of the legislative session. The Senate Higher Education Committee heard from the college’s Dr. Ken Roberts who provided testimony on progress to date. The budget request for the college is one of the priority requests for Washington State University. Easy to take […]

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Get your Coug on … share some Cougar pride with your lawmakers

Last year, WSU Impact took great delight in reading the Seattle Times and seeing remarkable WSU ads and stories of impact by our beloved university. As you consider sharing reasons why the legislature should increase investment in WSU and Washington’s public college and university system this upcoming legislative session, we provide some great stories to […]

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Land grant mission in action, improving everyday lives – extension service goes online through WSU Global Campus

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Washington State University is our state’s flagship university. What does this mean? It means that we are devoted to share our research with citizens. WSU Extension is a critical element of our University. WSU Extension broadens the reach of the university into every county in Washington and serves as a part of a nationwide network. […]

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Crimson and Gray every day – happy birthday WSU, 125 years and counting …

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We hope our WSU Impact members and supporters of WSU have noticed the messaging and communications that have been on TV, radio, in print, and showing up on public transit and outdoor advertising. WSU is 125 years old this year. The University is celebrating over a century of excellence in providing quality education and conducting high […]

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WSU President Elson S. Floyd shares his perspective on a great day for the Crimson and Gray

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Today is a momentous day for Washington State University. President Elson S. Floyd shares a number of exciting developments from the launch of the University’s celebration of its 125th year of offering quality education and preeminent research and service, to a just-released-today economic impact report highlighting WSU’s role in the economy (and the new website), […]

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The Everett University Center & WSU North Puget Sound at Everett: expanding educational opportunities

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WSU already offers a wide range of academic opportunities across the state of Washington with campuses in Pullman, Spokane Health Sciences, Tri-Cities, Vancouver, and the Global Campus. As of July 1st, WSU is the manager of the Everett University Center and offers courses through WSU North Puget Sound at Everett. Expanding additional opportunities for more […]

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Wonder bread (and grain), WSU style – land grant mission in action, improving everyday lives

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Welcome to the ninth entry in our series that extends information about Washington State University’s land grant mission and demonstrates how our university is increasing knowledge, providing research, and making a difference for our state. This week, we highlight WSU and its remarkable research on wheat and how it feeds the world. We also highlight exciting new developments that has WSU […]

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WSU Spokane is your prescription for healthy living: land grant mission in action, improving everyday lives

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Welcome to the eighth entry in our series that extends information about Washington State University’s land grant mission and demonstrates how our university is increasing knowledge, providing research, and making a difference for our state. This week, we highlight WSU Spokane, home of the health science campus that trains and educates the next generation of health professionals and conducts research […]

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If you flip a switch, will your light come on? Land grant mission in action, improving everyday lives

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Welcome to the seventh entry in our series that extends information about Washington State University’s land grant mission and demonstrates how our university is increasing knowledge, providing research, and making a difference for our state. This week, we highlight the research that WSU is doing on energy affordability, availability, attainability, and reliability. Let’s face it, when we flip […]

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