Stories tagged: Washington State University
Sat., March 16, 2019
A phobia is an intense fear of an object or situation, often one that you actually don’t need to fear. It can create a lot of anxiety. It can cause …
Thu., March 14, 2019, 4 a.m.
With one year under its Spokane belt, CougsFirst! is ready to bring its annual showcase back with even more vendors, and of course, even more Cougar spirit.
UPDATED: Mon., March 11, 2019, 1:35 p.m.
Shawn Vestal: 61 percent growth in WSU students over past 30 years is nothing compared to 861 percent growth in administrators
A lot has changed at Washington State University in the past 30 years, but nothing quite like the number of administrators.
UPDATED: Sat., March 9, 2019, 9:26 p.m.
Washington State University’s plan to increase enrollment at the Elson S. Floyd College of Medicine caught in budget negotiations.
Thu., March 7, 2019, 4:46 p.m.
A former Washington State University student was charged with five counts of extortion with sexual motivation after an investigation found he allegedly harassed and extorted 29 women in Pullman and …
Sat., March 2, 2019, 6 a.m.
Like a lot of mammal brains, a sheep brain is made up of gray and white matter. It has folds and grooves, but not quite as many as a human …
Tue., Feb. 26, 2019, 5 a.m.
A genetically modified variety of wheat with built-in enzymes to break down gluten have been produced in laboratories. Now, the researchers are hoping to refine the idea in an effort …
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 22, 2019, 6 p.m.
The class will meet four times, followed by a fifth session that will be free and open to the public. The WSU football head coach will teach alongside Spokane County …
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 20, 2019, 12:18 p.m.
Washington shouldn’t lead the nation to create a way for college athletes to get paid, schools say.
Fri., Feb. 15, 2019, 12:14 p.m.
Not only do fish pee, but their pee gives other animals in the ocean what they need to survive.
Thu., Feb. 14, 2019, 9:45 a.m.
Washington State University in Pullman and University of Idaho in Moscow delayed classes Thursday morning as melting snow turned to ice overnight.
UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 12, 2019, 8:35 p.m.
The outspoken head coach of the Cougars football team provided more details in a Twitter post late Tuesday about a class he’s been pondering teaching on the Palouse. The course …
Thu., Feb. 7, 2019, 11:14 a.m.
Pullman and Washington State University are putting pressure on the state to make State Route 26 safer ahead of schedule.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 6, 2019, 10:43 p.m.
Washington farmers can expect a tougher year covering expenses even if political leaders finalize trade agreements with the countries that import apples, beef and wheat from the Evergreen State, a …
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 6, 2019, 6:56 a.m.
Research dogs and cats from UW, WSU and other institutions deserve second chance, advocates tell Washington Legislature
Dogs and cats used for laboratory research would be offered for adoption before being euthanized.
Fri., Feb. 1, 2019, 5:03 p.m.
A glass of water has more molecules than there are stars in the night sky. That’s what I found out from my friend Jack (Qiang) Zhang, an assistant professor of …
Fri., Jan. 25, 2019, 6:19 p.m.
The class-action suit in King County Superior Court stemmed from an April 2017 burglary at an Olympia storage facility in which someone stole a hard drive containing sensitive information on …
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 20, 2019, 9:12 a.m.
Gonzaga University recently announced it would lease land to a developer to build a 17-story apartment tower in downtown Seattle. But don’t expect the Jesuit school to expand its footprint …
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 17, 2019, 9:24 p.m.
The mother of a University of Utah track athlete who was killed in October by an ex-boyfriend can be heard telling campus police that she was worried for her daughter’s …
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 16, 2019, 11 a.m.
Improving the lives of people with debilitating brain diseases is the focus of the new Steve Gleason Neuroscience Institute at Washington State University-Spokane.
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 15, 2019, 1:13 a.m.
Mike Leach, Michael Baumgartner tease football and war leadership course at Washington State University
The head football coach at WSU tweeted what appeared to be a fully realized syllabus Sunday night for the course, which he first teased in late November. Michael Baumgartner, the …
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 9, 2019, 9:02 p.m.
A Washington State University student who alleged Pullman police officers used excessive force while taking him into protective custody inside a Jack In The Box in 2016 has settled his …
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 9, 2019, 7:14 a.m.
The effects could be felt beyond the roughly 6,100 federal employees who live and work in the Spokane metro area and North Idaho.
Sat., Jan. 5, 2019, 5 a.m.
For the first time in 45 years, University of Idaho medical students will no longer have to divide their time between the UI and Washington State University campuses.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 3, 2019, 9:02 p.m.
Evan Henniger’s parents never thought college would be a possibility for their son. Evan, 20, was diagnosed with Down syndrome shortly after his birth, and the prospect of venturing away …
UPDATED: Tue., Dec. 4, 2018, 7:43 p.m.
Bernardo plans to step down from his current role as provost and executive vice president, but will remain on the job until a permanent successor is appointed. Afterward, he will …
UPDATED: Tue., Dec. 4, 2018, 11:10 a.m.
The Washington State University chapter of the College Republicans wants to build another mockup of a border wall on the Pullman campus to “own the libs mercilessly” and show support …
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 29, 2018, 10:03 p.m.
Pullman police Sgt. Dan Hargraves submitted his resignation on Monday, a month after he was criminally charged with sexual misconduct and a day before he was scheduled to be interviewed …
UPDATED: Mon., Nov. 26, 2018, 9:59 p.m.
The Washington State Patrol has cited the driver of a charter bus that slid off Interstate 90 and rolled onto its side on Thanksgiving, injuring members of the University of …
Mon., Nov. 26, 2018, 8:30 a.m.
Life after death: Recompose, a soil-based alternative to burial and cremation, moves closer to reality
Today, Recompose – which would convert human remains to soil – is still just a concept. But it’s approaching reality, with scientific testing done at Washington State University and legislative …