Stories tagged: WSU
Sun., March 6, 2011
It was a banner day for Brooke Randall and the Community Colleges of Spokane Sasquatch on Saturday at the Northwest Athletic Association of Community Colleges tournament in Kennewick. Randall ripped …
Fri., March 4, 2011
Briana Gilbreath scored 19 points and Cassie Harberts added 17 to lead USC to a 74-67 victory against Washington State on Thursday night at Los Angeles. Jacki Gemelos had 11 …
Wed., Feb. 23, 2011
Branding Spokane as the equivalent of Basketball Town USA for the two weekends of the NCAA women’s basketball tournament next month takes a little nerve. Gonzaga, ranked No. 23 in …
Tue., Feb. 22, 2011, 7:11 p.m.
Branding Spokane as the equivalent of Basketball Town USA for the two weekends of the NCAA women’s basketball tournament next month takes a little nerve.
Sat., Feb. 12, 2011, 6:01 p.m.
Bernard Lagat has set a new U.S. indoor record in the two-mile run, breaking a 21-year old mark to become the American record-holder at the five distances from 1,500 meters …
Sat., Dec. 11, 2010
An estimated one in four children in Spokane-area elementary schools has suffered multiple traumas – such as domestic violence, neglect or divorce – which affect the ability to learn and …
Sat., Dec. 4, 2010
In 1985, mass use of e-mail and the Internet was 10 years away, and most people still rented, rather than owned, VCR machines to watch movies on. Yet Samuel H. …
Sat., Dec. 4, 2010
Muriel Oaks, newly retired dean of WSU’s Center for Distance and Professional Learning, helped bring WSU into the 21st-century with learning dependent on innovation, creation — and technology In this …
Sat., Dec. 4, 2010
PULLMAN – Heading into Friday night’s Apple Cup-eve showdown with fifth-ranked Kansas State, Washington State coach Ken Bone had one question. How tough was his team?
Fri., Dec. 3, 2010
SEATTLE – Washington State University is getting a $26 million donation from its richest dropout, Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen, the school said Thursday. The gift for the university’s School for …
Thu., Dec. 2, 2010, 11:58 a.m.
Washington State University is getting a $26 million donation from its richest dropout, Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen, the school said today.
Sun., Oct. 3, 2010
What went right UCLA’s defense has been playing well, and it befuddled Washington State’s offense in the first quarter. But once Jeff Tuel and WSU’s spread starting clicking, the Cougars …
Tue., Sept. 14, 2010, 9:15 a.m.
Washington State University is reporting record enrollment this fall, with 25,996 students at its four campuses.
Wed., Aug. 18, 2010
PULLMAN – Because Brandon Rankin wears the number 5, the first reflex is to assume his appearance in the offensive backfield is the result of a safety blitz. Except that …
Sun., Aug. 15, 2010
PULLMAN – If Washington State University football coach Paul Wulff was looking for improvement out of his defense in its first scrimmage, he saw it. If he was looking for …
Sun., May 23, 2010
Derek Jones had an inning he’ll never forget and as a result the 24th-ranked Washington State Cougars routed the Southern Cal Trojans 18-4 in Pacific-10 Conference baseball action Saturday at …
Wed., April 14, 2010
Cheating isn’t usually what Lloyd Smith, the bat doctor of the Palouse, is all about. But Tuesday, he was looking forward to the chance to cheat his head off – …
Tue., Feb. 23, 2010
Need another reason to get eight hours of sleep each night? Washington State University researchers say sleep-deprived people make poor decisions because they struggle to remember and interpret important information.
Thu., Feb. 4, 2010, 1:55 p.m.
More than 500 students and faculty staged a noon-hour walkout at Eastern Washington University on Thursday to protest cuts in state university spending and increases in tuition.
Sat., Dec. 19, 2009, 6:32 p.m.
Ken Bone’s new team, the Washington State University Cougars, had no trouble dealing with his old team, the Portland State University Vikings.
Sat., Dec. 12, 2009
It has nothing to do with the Mayans or the end of the world, but 3/19/10 has a strong connection with 12/12/09. At least on the Washington State University calendar.
Tue., Dec. 8, 2009, 8:21 a.m.
Daniel A. Noble, 31, of Moscow, was arrested on a felony charge of vehicular assault after two pedestrian men were struck early Monday morning on the Washington State University campus.
Tue., Oct. 13, 2009, 1:27 p.m.
Fall enrollment is up at Washington’s public universities this fall. Most of the increase comes from students who decided to stay in school rather than seeking their fortunes elsewhere in …
Fri., Sept. 11, 2009, 12:57 p.m.
PULLMAN — Washington State University has set another enrollment record at its four campuses.
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.