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1 hr ago | The Spokesman-Review

Apple Cup Crisp ice cream favorite in national contest - Wed, 30 Jul 2014 PST

The frozen flavor from Washington State University recently won a national ice cream contest.


Related Topix: Life, Dessert, Food, Ice Cream, Cornell University, Baked Goods, Cookies

Tue Jul 29, 2014

Business Journal

UW vs WSU showdown: UW emphasizes innovative medical school to Governor Inslee

Linden Rhoads, special adviser to the Vice Provost for Innovation at the University of Washington, talks about the 18 startups from the UW's C4C 2014 UW Start-up celebration.


Related Topix: US Governors, Jay Inslee, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, University of Washington, Spokane, WA

Peninsula Daily News

News Briefs - Weight loss class slated today in Port Angeles . . . and other items

A free introductory weight loss class will be held at the Natural Healing Clinic, 162 S. Barr Road, from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. today.


Related Topix: Port Angeles, WA, Geology, Science, Chimacum, WA, University of Puget Sound, Forks, WA

Mon Jul 28, 2014

WSU-Tri-Cities offers info on ProTeach support program

Washington State University Tri-Cities will offer information on professional certification classes for teachers in August at the Richland campus.


Related Topix: WSU Tri-Cities

Medical News Today

Ancestral exposures to pesticide linked to 3 generations of disease

Washington State University researchers say ancestral exposures to the pesticide methoxychlor may lead to adult onset kidney disease, ovarian disease and obesity in future generations.


Related Topix: Agriculture, Science, Health

Sun Jul 27, 2014

Seattle Times

State might not need a WSU medical school, experts say

In 2006, alarmed that the nation's medical schools were producing too few doctors, the Association of American Medical Colleges issued an urgent call for a 30 percent increase in slots for first-year medical students.


Related Topix: Spokane, WA, Washington, Omak, WA, Northwest University

Now Playing Onstage in Seattle - Week of 7/27/2014

BEGUILED AGAIN Washington State University 7/25-8/2/2014 The remarkable partnership of composer Richard Rodgers and lyricist Lorenz Hart spanned twenty-four years, resulting in the scores for thirty stage musicals and nine films.


Related Topix: Theater, Arts

Sat Jul 26, 2014

USDA will continue to use Paterson field

The U.S. Department of Agriculture is moving forward with proposed changes at its Prosser Agricultural Research Service lab, but expects to keep using the research acreage.


Related Topix: Prosser, WA, Agriculture, Science, US News, United States Department of Agriculture, US Politics, Maria Cantwell, US Senate, Patty Murray, Democrat

Fri Jul 25, 2014

Seattle Weekly

Defense Attorney Issues Statement About Suspected SPU Shooter's Disturbing Journal

Earlier this week the redacted journal of suspected SPU shooter Aaron Ybarra was released as a court document in his ongoing trail.


Related Topix: University of Washington

Thu Jul 24, 2014


De Graffenreid to fill new MU vice chancellor position

Ellen de Graffenreid, senior vice president for communications at Brandeis University in Waltham, Mass., has been named vice chancellor of marketing and communications at MU, effective Sept.


Related Topix: Brandeis University, Marketing, North Carolina, University of Louisville, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill

Tau Kappa Epsilon Fraternity

Professional Staff Restructuring Announcement

Indianapolis Tau Kappa Epsilon announces restructuring of several positions within the TKE Professional Staff.


Related Topix: Student Society, Tau Kappa Epsilon, Kappa Epsilon, Fraternities, Arizona State University, Boise State University

Bellingham Herald

Bark beetles killing Columbia River Gorge pines

The Columbia River Gorge Commission and Washington State University Extension Service say the trees are being killed by an infestation of a little brown bark beetle called the ips beetle.


PhysOrg Weblog

Pesticide linked to 3 generations of disease: Methoxychlor causes epigenetic changes

Washington State University researchers say ancestral exposures to the pesticide methoxychlor may lead to adult onset kidney disease, ovarian disease and obesity in future generations.


Related Topix: Agriculture, Science

Bellingham Herald

Whatcom County Extension celebrating 100th anniversary

Jason, a one-week-old calf, gives 4-H leader Brooke Vander Veen, 19, a smooch on the face at Vander Veen's family farm, in Everson in 2010.


Related Topix: Whatcom County, WA, Everson, WA, Dogs, Pets, Agriculture, Science, Bellingham, WA

The Olympian

Herrera Beutler faces two challengers in the 3rd Congressional District

Political experience: Appointed in 2007 to serve as state representative for Washington's 18th Legislative District, and elected in 2008.


Related Topix: Representative Jaime Herrera Beutler, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Brian Baird, Democrat, Maria Cantwell, US Senate, Washington, San Jose State University

Wed Jul 23, 2014

The Spokesman-Review

TV Crew Seeks Bigfoot Near Moscow

Representatives of a production company involved with the TV series "Finding Bigfoot" recently sought approval from Troy officials to shoot The crew is expected to shoot twice overnight and wrap up by the end of the month, said Rhonda Case, Troy city clerk.


Related Topix: Finding Bigfoot, Entertainment, Television

Tue Jul 22, 2014


Accused SPU gunman's journal: 'I'll see you in Hell'

A newly-released journal sheds new light onto the violent fantasies of accused Seattle Pacific University gunman Aaron Ybarra.


Related Topix: Pacific University, Seattle Pacific University, King County, WA, University of Washington, Seattle University

The Oregonian

WSU Vancouver hosts financial aid workshops

Washington State University Vancouver will hold the first in a series of financial aid and scholarship workshops 5 p.m. to 6 p.m. Wednesday in the Student Services Center, Room 101.


Related Topix: WSU Vancouver

Food Quality News

Cinnamon found to control non-O157 E.coli STEC

Cinnamomum cassia oil has the potential to be used as a natural antibacterial agent to control non-O157 STECs in food, according to Washington State University scientists.


Mon Jul 21, 2014

Bellingham Herald

Thumbs up to Gesa and the community for helping Mid-Columbia youth

The Gesa Credit Union and generous donors throughout the Mid-Columbia raised more than $53,000 to keep the doors open at Safe Harbor Support Center and its teen shelter program My Friends Place.


Related Topix: Kennewick, WA, Richland, WA, WSU Tri-Cities


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