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Bill for sexual assault prevention proposed by Senate

ALI SMITH |The Daily Evergreen

April 7, 2015


Filed under News, Pullman Community, WSU Pullman campus

One in five female students will report they have been sexually assaulted while in college, and the state Legislature wants to change that.State Senator Jeanne Kohl-Welles proposed Washington State Senate Bill 5518, which aims to decrease the number of sexual assault cases occurring on college campus...

The final vote, S&A committee decides allocations

The final vote, S&A committee decides allocations

From staff reports

April 7, 2015


Filed under News, Pullman Community, WSU Pullman campus

The Student Services and Activities (S&A) committee officially decided organization funds distribution for the 2015-2016 summer and academic periods Monday night.The S&A committee voted to not approve University Recreation’s (UREC) proposal for funds to assist a multimillion-dollar Rogers-Orton Field reno...

Mobilizing voices

Mobilizing voices

LANCE LIJEWSKI | The Daily Evergreen

April 6, 2015


Filed under News, Pullman Community, WSU Pullman campus

Blue and red lights flashed ahead of more than 250 Washington State University students, faculty and staff Friday afternoon as the campus police department safely escorted a March Against Ignorance from the French Administration building to a park across from Adam’s mall, in the heart of Greek Row.Th...

Four Fantastic Females

Four Fantastic Females

HANNAH RAY LAMBERT | Evergreen reporter

April 6, 2015


Filed under News, Pullman Community, WSU Pullman campus

Washington State University Vancouver campus’ Women of Distinction share mentoring, empowering and inspirational qualities.The seventh-annual Women of Distinction celebration, held March 26, concluded Women’s History Month. For the first time in the celebrations history, two nominees tied for the honor in the ...

Girl on bicycle collides with vehicle, no life-threatening injuries

From staff reports

April 5, 2015


Filed under News, Pullman Community

A 15 year-old girl was transported to Pullman Regional Hospital earlier today after colliding with a vehicle while riding a bicycle in downtown Pullman.The girl was riding eastbound on West Main Street when her bicycle brakes failed.Unable to stop, the girl went into traffic and collided with a utility...

Three-car accident resulted in fatality Saturday night

From staff reports

April 5, 2015


Filed under News, Pullman Community

A fatality accident involving three cars occurred last night on Northbound State Route 195 milepost 27.The accident, which occurred at 8:51 p.m. April 4, involved 13 people with one fatality and three injuries.Dina Williamson, 28, died on the scene after her car crossed the center lane and was hit by an o...

Wake Up WSU: March Against Ignorance

Wake Up WSU: March Against Ignorance

From staff reports

April 3, 2015


Filed under News, Pullman Community, WSU Pullman campus

More than 250 Washington State University students, staff and faculty members marched across campus at 4:30 p.m. today in a protest event organized by the student liaisons of WakeUpWSU.The event, March Against Ignorance, began at the French Administration building and ended on Colorado Street, in the h...

Updating textbooks with technology

Updating textbooks with technology

From staff reports

April 3, 2015


Filed under News, Pullman Community, WSU Pullman campus

Holland 150 just received a high-tech makeover – if only temporarily.The Test Kitchen hopes to teach faculty how to integrate technology into their classrooms in new and interesting ways. This doesn’t mean tossing print textbooks in favor of eBooks. This means using technology like Augmented Real...

Austism awareness campaign signaled by blue lights

From staff reports

April 2, 2015


Filed under News, Pullman Community, WSU Pullman campus

The Light It Up Blue Campaign for World Autism Awareness Day is adding a splash of color to WSU’s crimson and gray campus today. The event sponsored by Autism Speaks aims to educate people about autism spectrum disorder (ASD) and corresponds with the beginning of National Autism Awareness Month in t...

MSA hosts awareness activities

ALYSEN BOSTON | Evergreen international reporter

April 2, 2015


Filed under News, Pullman Community, WSU Pullman campus

WSU students challenged negative representations of Islam at yesterday’s Muslim Culture Exposition.The Muslim Student Association (MSA) hosted the expo in the CUB Junior Ballroom as part of this week’s Islam Awareness Week.The cultural exposition showcased the food, clothing and music of various M...

Governor signs approval for university medical school

From staff reports

April 2, 2015


Filed under News, Pullman Community, Special Report, WSU Pullman campus

Leaders of government and education met Wednesday as Gov. Jay Inslee signed a bill authorizing Washington State University to create an independent medical school.House Bill 1559 abolishes the century-old state law that granted the University of Washington exclusive rights to a medical school in Wash...

WSU one step closer to medical school

SHANE MICHARD | Evergreen reporter

April 1, 2015


Filed under News, Pullman Community, WSU Pullman campus

The legal battle for a medical school in Spokane wages on, but the future looks bright for prospects of a WSU-run school.A bill currently awaiting signature from Governor Jay Inslee will eliminate the exclusive right to a medical school in the state held by the University of Washington, and $8 million towa...

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