WSU is advancing Washington industries …
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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 …
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Summer Session is a Smart Investment

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There’s a special kind of buzzing quiet that falls over WSU’s campuses in the summertime. After Spring commencement in May, many of WSU students head back to their hometowns, leaving the walkways a little less crowded. But those who stick around for summer session know—it’s actually kind of perfect. Summer school may sound like the […]

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Students Speak: We Need the State Need Grant

Students Speak: We Need the State Need Grant

The State Need Grant is Washington State’s successful student aid program, which provides funding for low-and-middle income students to attend 66 higher education and career training institutions throughout the state. Currently this program serves 69,000 Washingtonians – but there is not enough funding to provide grants to over 24,000 additional eligible students. With 740,000 job […]

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What the Special Session Means for You

What the Special Session Means for You

School’s out for summer! And normally, by this time, the legislature is, too. But due to the ongoing discussions between differing versions of the state budget, including funding for Washington State University, some of the lawmakers will be staying on the west side of the mountains a little bit longer. The result once they reach […]

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WSU granted accreditation to confer doctor of medicine degree

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Another major step towards ongoing accreditation process for the Washington State University Elson S. Floyd College of Medicine was announced last week, on February 23rd. WSU is now approved to offer a Doctor of Medicine degree in anticipation of the charter class of 60 medical students who will start classes in August of this year. […]

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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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WSU testifies before Senate Higher Education committee

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Washington State University testified on January 17th in before a work session of the Senate Higher Education committee. The presentation included an overview of the reach of WSU through its campuses – WSU  Pullman, WSU Spokane, WSU Tri-Cities, WSU Vancouver, WSU North Puget Sound at Everett, and WSU Global campus – and its four research […]

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WSU unveils 2016 Legislative Agenda

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WSU has just released its 2016 legislative agenda. Monday, January 11th is the kick off of the legislature’s second year of the 2015-2017 two year budget cycle. This year’s 60-day supplemental budget session which focuses on annual revisions to the budget passed last year. The legislature is expected to adjourn on March 10th. The university’s […]

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Expand WSU-NPSE Academic Programs – we need your support

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The Washington State Legislature will kick off the supplemental budget session on January 11, 2016. Below is a great primer on the second half of the two year budget session. The first half of the two year session was a historic year for Washington State University. Not only did the legislature pass a budget that […]

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WSU Presidential Search – be engaged

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Washington State University has announced that the formal search for the next president has started with the scheduling of listening sessions to gather input and comment. WSU has had 10 great presidents in its history, and the Board of Regents is leading the efforts on the search of selecting the 11th president. Selecting the next […]

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Top 5 reasons you should join WSU Impact

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There is so much to support when it comes to higher education in Washington State.  As a proud alumni or friend of WSU, you know how important a college degree is to advancing a career, raising a family, and being a life long learner. There are over 196,000 WSU Alumni worldwide cheering “GoCougs!” yet only […]

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