Stories tagged: wsu spokane
UPDATED: Sat., March 9, 2019
Washington State University’s plan to increase enrollment at the Elson S. Floyd College of Medicine caught in budget negotiations.
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 16, 2019
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: Fri., Nov. 23, 2018
This year, more new medical students are starting their careers in Spokane than in Seattle.
Sun., Jan. 28, 2018
WSU’s new “Drive to 25” campaign to become a research powerhouse includes its health sciences campus in Spokane.
Wed., Jan. 17, 2018
WSU medical school would join others in the state process for setting up residency programs.
Tue., Jan. 9, 2018
WSU-Spokane will begin offering master’s and doctoral degrees in nutrition and exercise physiology this fall.
Sat., Dec. 23, 2017
Researchers at Washington State University’s College of Medicine have received $10 million in new research grants this fiscal year.
Mon., Dec. 4, 2017
Until Expo ’74, the University District was a maze of railroad tracks and warehouses. Today it is being transformed into a combination of modern college campus, scientific business incubator and …
Thu., Nov. 30, 2017
Part of the WSU School of Medicine’s mission is training doctors to work in rural and low-income urban areas. One of the best ways to do that is helping students …
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 30, 2017
Washington State University graduate students gathered Wednesday to mount some last-minute opposition to the Republican tax plan that’s barreling through Congress.
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 23, 2017
When complete, the $12 million suspension bridge will have a 120-foot-tall arch and connect downtown with the East Central neighborhood.
UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 19, 2017
On Friday, 60 first-year medical students got their white coats from the Elson S. Floyd College of Medicine in a ceremony at the Fox Theater. The audience was filled with …
UPDATED: Thu., July 6, 2017
One year ago, Griffen Grames could barely say his own name. Griffen, 7, has speech apraxia, a motor disorder that makes it hard to plan speech. He knows what he …
UPDATED: Thu., June 15, 2017
Washington State University, Spokane is looking for local residents willing to help its inaugural class of medical students get acquainted with the community. The volunteer hosts will meet periodically with …
UPDATED: Wed., June 7, 2017
Arrival of a new medical school on WSU’s Spokane campus is cited as the chief reason to suspend a project to restore the historic Jensen-Byrd Building.
Wed., May 10, 2017
Lisa Brown worked closely with then-WSU president Elson S. Floyd to push through powerful political obstacles to make the dream a reality.
UPDATED: Thu., May 4, 2017
Lisa Brown is stepping down as chancellor of Washington State University’s Spokane campus and says she is again considering a run for Congress.
Thu., March 16, 2017
WSU and UW could trim the term branch from their campuses away from Pullman and Seattle.
Fri., March 3, 2017
Big Avista project across the railroad tracks from WSU Spokane would spur change in maligned neighborhood
Plans are emerging for a major redevelopment project across the railroad tracks from the WSU Spokane campus.
Mon., Feb. 13, 2017
More than 20,000 new jobs have been created in Spokane County since 2010. Most pay more than the average wage in the county, which is $21.17 per hour, or $44,035 …
Thu., Jan. 12, 2017
Washington State University has a new cable television channel devoted to health sciences topics.
Fri., Nov. 4, 2016
Students from Spokane STEM programs took a turn at robotic demonstrations Friday to pique interest in surgery careers.
Sun., Oct. 30, 2016
Three years ago, the idea of a new medical school seemed a bridge too far.
Fri., Oct. 14, 2016
A new building for the Spokane Teaching Health Clinic opened in August at WSU-Spokane’s campus. The clinic will train the region’s next generation of health care workers while expanding care …
Fri., May 6, 2016
Sun., Jan. 31, 2016
A once-doomed brick warehouse on the edge of downtown may be destined to become a centerpiece of Spokane’s University District. Washington State University-Spokane announced last week that a national construction …
Sun., Nov. 8, 2015
A study conducted by a Washington State University professor earlier this year bolsters a growing body of research that suggests the pupils of children with autism constrict more slowly when …
Tue., Feb. 24, 2015
Four years after pushing to demolish a century-old warehouse on its growing Spokane campus, Washington State University has decided the historic structure should be preserved as a centerpiece. The university …
Fri., Feb. 20, 2015
OLYMPIA – As questions over dueling medical school proposals continue to mount, lawmakers said they wanted a better accounting of how the money is being spent. A Senate committee Thursday …
Wed., Feb. 18, 2015
OLYMPIA – Bills that would give Washington State University the authority to start a medical school in Spokane, which last week seemed on the fast track, have hit an unexpected …