WSU cancels Mom’s Weekend, other university events


LUKE HUDSON, Evergreen reporter

WSU canceled a number of university events in response to COVID-19 and Gov. Jay Inslee’s ban on social gatherings of more than 250 people in some counties.

Here is a list of canceled and postponed events as well as some that are still happening as of March 14:


Mom’s Weekend 2020

Macklemore Concert

All Pac-12 sporting events

Academic Showcase

Graduate and Professional Student Association (GPSA) Research Exposition

Showcase for Undergraduate Research and Creative Activities (SURCA)

Crimson Reads

Distinguished Faculty Address

Celebrating Excellence Banquet

Emeritus Society Legacy of Excellence Lecture

Still happening:

Graduation on same day

Residence halls and dining halls will remain open

According to the WSU website for COVID-19 information.

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This story will be updated as more information is released.