Stories tagged: kirk schulz
UPDATED: Tue., May 7, 2019
Mitzi Montoya, an administrator at Oregon State University, will start her new job at Washington State University on Aug. 1.
UPDATED: Tue., Dec. 4, 2018
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 …
Mon., Oct. 8, 2018
Washington State University President Kirk Schulz has been chosen as the newest member and Pac-12 representative of the College Football Playoff Board of Managers, the organization announced Monday.
UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 13, 2018
WSU responds to report alleging inappropriate sexual conduct by former football quarterback Jason Gesser
Washington State University officials announced Thursday that they found “no violation of University policy” regarding an investigation into alleged inappropriate sexual conduct by former quarterback, and current athletic staff member, …
UPDATED: Tue., May 22, 2018
The Daily Evergreen at Washington State University was named among the top three student-run daily newspapers in the country, and three Evergreen reporters won national honors for their aggressive coverage …
Fri., May 4, 2018
Better accountability and a better accounting system are long overdue at Washington State University, the school’s governing body was told Thursday afternoon.
UPDATED: Fri., April 27, 2018
Washington State athletic department projects $67 million hole, will discuss plans to reduce debt at Board of Regents meeting
Washington State anticipates its multiyear athletics debt will reach $67 million by the end of the 2018 fiscal year, a school spokesperson confirmed to The Spokesman-Review Friday, and the school’s …
Fri., Dec. 15, 2017
A petition calling on Washington State University to significantly cut its administrators’ salaries was officially delivered to President Kirk Schulz’s office Wednesday night and on Thursday to the Washington State …
Sat., Dec. 9, 2017
If the goal of the tax package is to make the United States more economically competitive, penalizing students and higher education is not the way to do it.
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 8, 2017
Washington State University departments have found ways to keep retention counselors on the payroll and avoid cutting graduate research stipends, but some remain dissatisfied over the administration’s handling of a …
Sun., Dec. 3, 2017
Shawn Vestal: WSU’s budget crunch likely to hurt students more than highest-paid administrators, faculty
As Washington State University tries to turn around its financial ship, a couple of faculty members have made a modest proposal: Cut the six-figure salaries at the top of the …
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 3, 2017
Washington State University faculty offered extended applause to a scathing statement by a colleague regarding the university’s decision to cut the Performing Arts program Thursday afternoon at a regular meeting …
Tue., Oct. 24, 2017
In a 36-minute interview with the editors of the student newspaper on Tuesday, Washington State University President Kirk Schulz defended the hiring of a new administrator amid sweeping budget cuts …
UPDATED: Mon., Oct. 23, 2017
Washington State University President Kirk Schulz announced sweeping budget cuts in an online statement Monday evening, fulfilling a promise he made when starting the job to curb the university’s spending …
Sun., Oct. 22, 2017
WSU President Kirk Schulz said it will take a lot more work to heal the campus after what has been a tiring and tumultuous year.
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 18, 2017
Washington State President: School to look both in-house and out-of-house for next athletic director
If it all goes according to plan, Washington State will have a new athletic director named by approximately Feb. 1, the school’s president said Tuesday.
Wed., Aug. 2, 2017
Washington State University will introduce a new hiring process that will include a careful examination by executive personnel of all hiring requests and justification of the need to fill positions, …
UPDATED: Wed., July 19, 2017
Student leaders at Washington State University are demanding a policy that would bar the school’s athletics department from recruiting any athlete who has been convicted of a sex crime.
Fri., Nov. 4, 2016
This really shouldn’t be on the sports page, you know. Because it has nothing to do with football.
Wed., Nov. 2, 2016
An attorney on Thursday will formally ask a judge to end the suspension of WSU defensive lineman Robert Barber until that judge can review the process that essentially ended his …
Fri., Oct. 28, 2016
Washington State’s administration affirmed its support for the university’s student conduct process on Friday, while at the same time hiring independent counsel to formally review conduct board processes, specifically with …
Fri., Sept. 23, 2016
Kirk Schulz, the new president of Washington State University, has introduced a plan to balance the budget of the school’s insolvent athletics department. But a piece of that plan has …
Wed., Sept. 21, 2016
WSU’s brand has been damaged, and President Shulz should at least say that something is seriously wrong when so many athletes are running afoul of the law. If the university …
Tue., Sept. 20, 2016
WSU president Kirk Schulz’s football first mantra fails the leadership test needed to deal with the problem of player arrests.
Wed., Sept. 14, 2016
The Washington State University athletic department’s financial woes will not end in the near future, but new president Kirk Schulz and athletic director Bill Moos have a plan for the …
Sat., Aug. 20, 2016
Washington’s top research universities have faced criticism in recent months for picking their presidents in secret, preventing the public from commenting on specific candidates.
Sun., June 19, 2016
Deficit spending on athletics undercuts university’s future. Long-range financial plans will restore it.
Mon., June 13, 2016
Washington State University’s new president says the school’s spending habits are “simply not sustainable.” But he plans to change that.
UPDATED: Fri., April 8, 2016
Kirk Schulz has been confirmed as the 11th president of Washington State University and will receive a five-year contract with a base salary of $625,000 per year.
Fri., April 1, 2016
Washington State President-elect Kirk Schulz spoke to a standing room only audience in Spokane, Friday.