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6 hrs ago | Seattle Times

What a cool birthday party

Keema, all 835 pounds of grizzly bear, rolls on snow brought from Crystal Mountain for him and twin brother, Denali, for a belated 20th birthday party Tuesday at Woodland Park Zoo.


10 hrs ago | Chambersburg Public Opinion

December college graduates

Pullman, Wash. >> Nicole Callewaert, Fayetteville, earned a bachelor's degree in apparel, merchandising, and textiles from Washington State University, Pullman.


Related Topix: Shippensburg, PA, Fayetteville, PA, Slippery Rock, PA, Waynesboro, PA, Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania, Opinion

14 hrs ago | Seattle Times

Round-up: WSU considers opening med school, Denver hires undocumented teachers | Education Lab

WSU considers opening medical school in Spokane : A projected need for more doctors has prompted Washington State University to consider opening a new medical school at its Spokane campus.


Related Topix: Spokane, WA

18 hrs ago | Tri-cityherald.com

WSU Tri-Cities plans 5K run on Saturday

Washington State University Tri-Cities student leaders will have a 5K run and kids dash Saturday to help students cover textbook expenses.


Related Topix: WSU Tri-Cities

23 hrs ago | KNDU

Shortage of Doctors Prompts WSU Medical School Study

Projecting a looming shortage of doctors in the state, Washington State University is exploring the creation of its own medical school.


Related Topix: University of Washington

Mon Apr 14, 2014


Outgoing behavior makes for happier humans

Happy is as happy does, apparently-for human beings all over the world. Not only does acting extroverted lead to more positive feelings across several cultures, but people also report more upbeat behavior when they feel free to be themselves.


Related Topix: Psychology, Science, Wake Forest University

Phoenix New Times

Professor Travis Pratt Fired From ASU, Settles With Student Who Sued After Affair

The criminal-justice expert has agreed to settle the student's lawsuit at the end of this month.


Related Topix: Prison

Portland Tribune

WSU hosts lecture on copper mining effects

Washington State University is hosting a lecture in Vancouver, Wash. by Bill Carter, director and writer of "Boom, Bust, Boom - A Story About Copper, the Metal that Runs the World."


Related Topix: Vancouver, WA, Castle Rock, WA

Washington Times

ID--Idaho News Coverage Advisory, ID

Good morning! Here's a look at how APs general news coverage is shaping up today in Idaho.


Related Topix: Idaho, Boise, ID, University of Washington, Pocatello, ID

Sun Apr 13, 2014


Washington State University considers med school

The Pullman-based university has commissioned a feasibility study, due at the end of June, on whether a medical school in Spokane would succeed.


Related Topix: University of Washington

Sat Apr 12, 2014

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Study: Farms contribute to Yakima Valley air pollution [Yakima Herald-Republic, Wash. :: ]

Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) April 12--YAKIMA, Wash. -- The Yakima Valley's air quality often deteriorates when stagnant winter weather and the burning of wood stoves align, but a new study found that agricultural emissions also contribute to pollution.


Related Topix: Yakima, WA, Republic, WA, Agriculture, Science, Ecology

Fri Apr 11, 2014


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A copy of Barack and Michelle Obama's tax returns released Friday shows that the first couple gave only .3 percent of their income to their church in 2013.


Related Topix: Tax, Michelle Obama, Religion, Islam, Journalism, US Politics, US News, Harry Reid, US Senate, Democrat

Fox News

'Islam for Journalists' guide called cave-in by critics

Founding dean of the Edward R. Murrow College of Communication at Washington State University Lawrence Pintak recently co-edited an e-book meant to be a field guide for journalists when reporting on Islamic issues.


Related Topix: Journalism, Religion, Islam

KLEW-TV Lewiston

WSU Extension Office has new website for wheat and barley growers to access information

Eastern Washington farmers have a new way to help them determine which strains of wheat and small grains to plant to get the highest yields.


Related Topix: Agriculture, Science

The Spokesman-Review

10 under $10 - Fri, 11 Apr 2014 PST

"Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead" 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday, Daggy Hall, Jones Theatre , Washington State University, Pullman.


Related Topix: Pullman, WA, Home Gardening, Home, Spokane, WA, Cleary, WA

Bellingham Herald

A new apple a " just for Washington orchards

Humans have bred more than 7,000 apple varieties; you'd think that the development of one more wouldn't be a big deal.


Related Topix: Agriculture, Science, Life, Fruits, Food

Thu Apr 10, 2014


NFL Draft: Highlights of Top Safety Prospects

Dan Dahlke lived most of his life in Wisconsin and grew up a Packers fan. He currently lives in southern Washington, just outside of Portland, OR, with his beautiful wife.


Seattle Times

A strong voice for WSU’s Puget Sound presence

Wildfire season starts on April 15, the same day Bob Drewel begins a one-year term as interim chancellor of the coming Washington State University North Puget Sound at Everett.


Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Wildfire, Fire, Everett, WA, Snohomish, WA, Skagit County, WA, Opinion

Chemical Processing

So what do you do with a STEM degree?

Have a degree in science, technology, engineering or math and not sure what do with your life? Why not hop on stage and front a band or dazzle millions on the silver screen.


Related Topix: Sport Movies, Rocky IV, Drama Movies, Action Movies, Celebrities, Dolph Lundgren, Sylvester Stallone, Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Science, Holland, Pop/Rock

The Ashland Daily Tidings

Schneider exhibit features piece that follows 1958 journey through the Northwest

Photographer-filmmaker Matt McCormick once found a scrapbook in a thrift store that documented a 3,200-mile car tour of the Northwest that four Seattle women took in 1958.


Related Topix: Southern Oregon University, Ashland, OR, Pacific Northwest College of Art


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