Stories tagged: WSU
Fri., Sept. 4, 2009
More than 2,000 Washington State University students have been sickened by swine flu during the first two weeks of classes, school health officials said. The outbreak of H1N1 influenza prompted …
Fri., Aug. 28, 2009
A Spokane man in his 50s has died of complications from H1N1 influenza, aka swine flu – the second such death in the county. The contagious virus has hospitalized seven …
Thu., Aug. 27, 2009, 1:55 p.m.
A second alleged victim of assault on Washington State University’s Pullman campus has recanted her story.
Wed., Aug. 26, 2009
A woman who reported being sexually assaulted on Washington State University’s Pullman campus Monday night has recanted her story, police said. The false report followed two earlier assaults on campus, …
Tue., Aug. 25, 2009, 1:45 p.m.
A woman who reported being sexually assaulted on Washington State University’s Pullman Campus on Monday recanted later that day and said she had not been attacked.
Mon., Aug. 24, 2009, 1:32 p.m.
A woman was assaulted early today on the Washington State University campus, the second such attack in a week, authorities reported.
Thu., Aug. 6, 2009
Washington State University researchers on the trail of a mysterious honeybee killer have narrowed the list of contributors to two: a microscopic pathogen and pesticides. “We are getting closer to …
Sat., Aug. 1, 2009
PULLMAN – A Washington State University program that for more than four decades helped educate migrant workers and their children has lost its federal funding. The program helped students to …
Fri., July 31, 2009, 12:45 p.m.
PULLMAN — A Washington State University program that for more than four decades helped educate migrant workers and their children has lost its federal funding.
Thu., June 18, 2009
Washington State University will cut 359 jobs and eliminate three academic programs to deal with severe budget cuts imposed by the state, school President Elson Floyd said Wednesday. The department …
Wed., June 17, 2009, 9:25 a.m.
Washington State University will cut 359 jobs and eliminate three academic programs to deal with severe budget cuts imposed by the state, school President Elson Floyd said Wednesday.
Thu., June 11, 2009, 4:09 p.m.
CANYON, Texas — Former NFL quarterback and WSU player Ryan Leaf will surrender on drug and burglary charges in Texas, according to his lawyer.
Fri., May 29, 2009, 3:42 p.m.
Scott Lyons hit a three-run homer as Arkansas rallied for nine runs in the eighth inning to beat Washington State 10-3 on Friday in the opening game of the NCAA …
Fri., May 8, 2009, 9:22 p.m.
The Washington State University board of regents Friday approved a 14 percent increase in resident undergraduate tuition for each of the next two academic years.
Wed., April 15, 2009, 8:10 p.m.
Washington State University and the University of Washington are near an agreement to move the Apple Cup rivalry football game to Qwest Field in Seattle, The Spokesman-Review learned Wednesday.
Mon., April 13, 2009, 2:26 p.m.
Because of expected budget cuts, Washington State University is no longer accepting freshman applications for the fall at its Pullman campus.
Sun., March 8, 2009
Six men and one woman, whose history dates from 1952 to the present, have been selected for induction into the Washington State University Athletic Hall of Fame, director of athletics …
Wed., Feb. 11, 2009, noon
The Eastern Washington University football program has been put on three years probation and is banned from postseason due to what the NCAA calls “major violations.” The NCAA Division I …
Wed., Feb. 11, 2009
OLYMPIA – Washington’s two largest public universities painted a bleak picture Tuesday of looming budget cuts as the state grapples with a shortfall that lawmakers say could reach $8 billion. …
Tue., Jan. 6, 2009
Washington State has signed tight end Peter Tuitupou from Orem, Utah, to a national letter of intent, Cougars football coach Paul Wulff announced Monday. Tuitupou will enroll when the semester …
Mon., Dec. 29, 2008, 7:10 a.m.
COLFAX — Two former Washington State University students have been charged with arson for a series of fires set on campus.
Wed., Dec. 24, 2008, 3:07 p.m.
An injured dairy cow at Washington State University had to be euthanized today, but not before her twin calves were delivered by Caesarian section.
Wed., Dec. 17, 2008
It’s “T” time in Pullman. The Washington State women’s basketball team is off to a 6-2 start for two reasons.
Tue., Dec. 16, 2008
PULLMAN – It wasn’t Washington State University that hired Don Matteson to teach. In the fall of 1958, the school on the Palouse was still known as Washington State College.
Mon., Dec. 15, 2008
PULLMAN – It was cloudy when Washington State University held its May commencement ceremony – the showers on the Palouse matching the chill in the national economy. That was nothing …
Sun., Oct. 26, 2008
I hope you don’t mind me breaking some sad news prematurely. This could be my last column.
Fri., Oct. 24, 2008
It was Yom Kippur when Federal Express dropped off a package at Steven Hoch’s home. Hoch was still provost at Washington State University, but he was on paid leave while …
Fri., Sept. 26, 2008
Bottles of a new, colorful sports beverage have hit local refrigerated store shelves. Claims on the packaging of the drink, Raza, sound familiar. Labels boast it enhances endurance and aids …
Thu., Aug. 21, 2008
That frozen Bigfoot corpse in Georgia turned out to be a shaggy rubber gorilla suit. Well, I can’t say I’m surprised.
Fri., Jan. 25, 2008
OLYMPIA – The University of Washington’s controversial request for $150 million in public money for a revamped Husky Stadium may already be dead this year, a top lawmaker said Thursday. …