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23 hrs ago | Federal Way Mirror

Highline joins initiative to strengthen manufacturers

A partnership of state organizations that include the Innovate Washington Foundation, Washington Department of Commerce, Impact Washington, Workforce Training and Education Coordinating Board, Washington State University, Highline College and Shoreline Community College announce their collaboration to deliver the Make it in Washington initiative.

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Related Topix: Shoreline, WA

Yesterday | The Columbian

In Our View: WSUV Aging Impressively

Believe it or not, Washington State University Vancouver is older than many of its students.

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Related Topix: Vancouver, WA, Salmon Creek, WA, Cougar, WA, Claremont Graduate University, Opinion

Sat Aug 30, 2014

HeraldNet

Vessel name honors mudslide victims, rescuers

A few months ago, a major event changed Natasha Huestis' life. On March 22, a mudslide near Oso claimed the lives of her daughter and mother.

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Related Topix: Oso, WA, Marysville, WA, University of Washington

Fri Aug 29, 2014

Seattle Times

New WSU health clinic won’t be restricted by Catholic directives

Bylaws for a new health clinic that will open on the campus of Washington State University Spokane will be changed to ensure that care provided at the clinic isn't restricted by Catholic health-care directives.

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Related Topix: WSU Spokane

Modern Healthcare

Providence agrees to lift Catholic restrictions at new clinic

Responding to pressure from the American Civil Liberties Union, Providence Health & Services has agreed to modify the provisions of a partnership agreement with Washington State University to lift restrictions against the provision of healthcare services that are contrary to Catholic religious... For the best experience of ModernHealthcare.com on ... (more)

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Related Topix: Activism

Silicon Alley Insider

College Bookstore Accidentally Hands Out Back-To-School Planner With Rival School On Cover

Students at Washington State University did a double take when they were handed their free planners at their bookstore this week.

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Related Topix: University of Washington

FireHouse.com

Washington Fire Season Worst in State History

Aug. 29--Not only was the Evergreen State forced to deal with its worst wildfire in state history, but July was the hottest month in Washington since Washington State University's AgWeatherNet started tracking data back in 1989.

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Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Wildfire, Fire, Pateros, WA, Malott, WA

National Public Radio

Wrong Campus Photo Used For Student Material

Students at Washington State University received planners. But it turned out the photo used was of the University of Washington.

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Related Topix: University of Washington

The Telegraph

Ahead of D-Day, peek into future

Nalanda University is set for a smooth and steady rehearsal for take-off with the orientation programme for its first batch on Friday.

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Related Topix: University of Chicago, World News, India, Asia

Thu Aug 28, 2014

Federal Way Mirror

Elected leaders, hopefuls mull college at Weyerhaeuser site in Federal Way

Local politicians and hopefuls are already thinking about locating a university at the Weyerhaeuser campus in Federal Way, just days after the business announced it would relocate its headquarters to Seattle in 2016.

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Related Topix: Federal Way, WA, King County, WA, Central Washington University

The Newark Star-Ledger

Washington State University takes on Rutgers University in football

Rutgers fans and players parents Jerry and Josephine Cioffi of Springfield whose son is Rutgers Scarlet Knights defensive back Anthony Cioffi and Doug and Donna Muller whose son is Rutgers Scarlet Knights offensive linesman Chris Muller are seen outside the stadium as Washington State University takes on Rutgers University at Century Link Field in ... (more)

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North Kitsap Herald

Newly appointed program director at OC will lead climate study

Western Washington University Associate Professor of Environmental Policy Troy Abel and his research team were recently awarded a $545,000 National Science Foundation grant that will allow the team to conduct a three-year study on state and local climate-risk governance.

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Related Topix: Western Washington University, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Environment, Science, University of Kansas

LiveScience

No Picnic Safe: Smart Bears Use Tools

Despite their reputation as wily "pic-a-nic basket" nappers, it's brute force - not cleverness - that gets bears into coolers and trash bins.

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KOMO News

Oops! WSU academic planner features picture of UW campus

Officials at Washington State University are still trying to find out how a picture of the rival University of Washington campus ended up on the cover of the WSU student planner.

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Related Topix: University of Washington

The Spokesman-Review

ACLU says WSU medical clinic will be limited by Catholic teachings - Wed, 27 Aug 2014 PST

Receive FREE access by logging in to or creating your Spokesman.com account. The participation of Providence Health Care in a clinic planned for Washington State University Spokane's campus could prevent patients from obtaining birth control or other reproductive services, according to the American Civil Liberties Union.

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Related Topix: ACLU, Spokane, WA, Activism, WSU Spokane

Medical News Today

Rare study material provided by Washington State University flu outbreak

Five years ago this month, one of the first U.S. outbreaks of the H1N1 virus swept through the Washington State University campus, striking some 2,000 people.

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Related Topix: Tamiflu, Oseltamivir (generic), Medicine, Epidemic, Natural Disasters

Medical News Today

In rat model, exposure to toxins makes great granddaughters more susceptible to stress

Scientists have known that toxic effects of substances known as endocrine disrupting chemicals , found in both natural and human-made materials, can pass from one generation to the next, but new research shows that females with ancestral exposure to EDC may show especially adverse reactions to stress .

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Related Topix: University of Texas at Austin, Health

Wed Aug 27, 2014

Examiner.com

Auction of Washington Wines raises $1.8 million for charity

The Auction of Washington Wines gala events were held August 14th -16th, centered at the grounds of Chateau Ste.

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Related Topix: Drink, Wine, Washington

The Waterland Blog

Highline College joins 'Make it in Washington' to help state manufacturers

Highline College has joined a partnership of state organizations on an initiative to help state manufacturers "Make it in Washington."

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Related Topix: Washington, Shoreline, WA

The Spokesman-Review

WSU Planner Cover Feats UW Building

Students at Washington State University did a double-take when they received their free student planners from The Bookie this week.

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Related Topix: University of Washington

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