Washington State University Newswire (Page 9)

Washington State University Newswire (Page 9)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Washington State University. (Page 9)

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  1. Field to run for Parker's seatRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2016 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... already has a Democratic challenger, Lynnette Vehrs, director of professional development at the Washington State University-Spokane College of Nursing.

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  2. HSU professor to give talk on marine environmentRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2016 | Redwood Times

    ... and ocean acidification. Tissot has held faculty positions at the University of Hawaii and Washington State University and currently serves as director of the Marine Laboratory at HSU. This presentation is being sponsored by the BLM and the Lost ...

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  3. WSU regents expected to OK tuition cutRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2016 | The Columbian

    An academic building at Washington State University Tri-Cities is likely to be renamed this week after the university's late president. And Regent Lura J. Powell, who represents the Tri-Cities on the board, is expected to be named the WSU governing board's next chairwoman.

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  4. So now you're a Washington State alum: the CougCenter commencement speechRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2016 | Coug Center

    ... lest you think about covering it up. Coming to the podium now, Mr. Robert Michael Preston, Washington State University Class of 2010." "Good afternoon ladies and gentlemen. It's my distinct pleasure to be here with you today for the third year in a ...

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  5. Watch 100-year-old Ida Keeling crush the 100 meter dashRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2016 | Tri-cityherald.com

    At only 4-foot-six and 83 pounds, centenarian Ida Keeling recently set the World Record in the 100-meter dash at the Penn Relays in Philadelphia. When a building caught fire this past Friday outside of Osan Air Base, Senior Airman Jordan Thompson tells us how a few airmen and soldiers sprang into action when they were needed the most.

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  6. Pac-12 set for annual spring meetingsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2016 | Coug Center

    ... Izundu to consider San Diego State. Pierson Tabbed Pac-12 Men's Field Athlete of Week - Washington State University Official Athletic Site Senior Thane Pierson earns Pac-12 Men's Field Athlete of Week honors after high jumping 7-2 at the Cougar ...

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  7. Study shows syringe-like device acts as traffic cop directing bacteria to carry out infectionRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2016 | Medical News

    A study has found that a syringe-like device used to invade intestinal cells also acts as a traffic cop -- directing bacteria where to go and thereby enabling them to efficiently carry out infection. The findings by researchers at Washington State University and Harvard University appear in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.

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  8. WSU regents to consider tuition cut, renaming Richland building for late presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2016 | Tri-cityherald.com

    An academic building at Washington State University Tri-Cities is likely to be renamed this week after the university's late president. And Regent Lura J. Powell, who represents the Tri-Cities on the board, is expected to be named the WSU governing board's next chairwoman.

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  9. Overview of the Hanford Reach National Monument Rattlesnake Mountain access scoping reportRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2016 | Tri-cityherald.com

    Charlie Stenvall, project leader for the Mid-Columbia River National Wildlife Refuge Complex, gives an overview of the process the agency is currently undertaking to establish public access to Rattlesnake Mountain. Dr. H Keith Moo-Young, chancellor at WSU-Tri-Cities in Richland, speaks about his family experiences at the naturalization ceremony for 25 local immigrants at the United States District Court in Richland.

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  10. Bacteria Use Traffic-Cop-Like Mechanism to Infect GutRead the original story

    May 3, 2016 | Newswise

    A study has found that a syringe-like device used to invade intestinal cells also acts as a traffic cop -- directing bacteria where to go and thereby enabling them to efficiently carry out infection. The findings by researchers at Washington State University and Harvard University appear in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences .

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  11. Week in photos May 1-7, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2016 | Tri-cityherald.com

    May 3, 2016 - Benton County commissioners are to close a deal to buy almost 200 acres on Candy Mountain on May 6. Friends of Badger Mountain and the Washington State Recreation and Conservation Office are funding the $1.25 million deal to ensure the summit remains a natural area and is open to the public. May 3, 2016 - WSU-Tri-Cities Chancellor Keith Moo-Young and his wife, Monika, join a family photo with Andrew Whitford, left, his wife, Maria, and their son, Connor Bardelang, following Monday's naturalization ceremony at U.S. District Court in Richland.

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  12. Black Lives Matter: Cops more willing to shoot whites, study findsRead the original story

    May 3, 2016 | Washington Times

    In the most sweeping study of its kind, police were more reluctant to shoot black suspects than their white counterparts, contradicting the widely accepted "racist cop" narrative driving movements such as Black Lives Matter. Instead, the Washington State University research, which was conducted before the 2014 shooting of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri, lends support to previous studies pointing to a "reverse racism" phenomenon in policing.

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  13. Reducing waste while improving snack nutrition: Carrot pulp adds...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2016 | Medical News Today

    Your favorite puffed snack food may soon contain more fiber and nutrition , thanks to research from Washington State University food scientists. WSU professor Girish Ganjyal holds the snack puffs he and his students made with added carrot pomace.

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  14. This study found race matters in police shootings, but the results may surprise youRead the original story

    Apr 27, 2016 | The Washington Post

    Two Fairfax County police officers use a video simulator to practice their approach to a woman wielding a knife. Researchers at Washington State University used a similar device to measure how officers react to black and white suspects in identical scenarios.

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  15. Sequim hires new city attorney to replace retiring officialRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2016 | Peninsula Daily News

    ... is a graduate of Clallam Bay High School. She earned a bachelor's degree in social science from Washington State University and a Doctor of Law from Seattle University Law School. "Kristina is an outstanding addition to our team," City Manager ...

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  16. Students showcase projects at design expoRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2016 | KVEW-TV Kennewick

    Engineering and computer science students at WSU Tri-Cities showcased their projects Tuesday for members of the community to see. Members from the community were at the college campus to see what a year of research, hardwork and innovation can do to make an impact on technology.

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  17. WSU Tri-Cities students receive leadership awardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2016 | Tri-cityherald.com

    Three students from Washington State University Tri-Cities will be honored Tuesday evening with a state award for their leadership and commitment to their communities. Brent Ellis, Elinor Lake and Melanie Ford were presented with the Washington Campus Compact President's Award during a ceremony at Seattle's Museum of Flight, a release said.

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  18. Model Predicts How Forests Will Respond to Climate ChangeRead the original story

    Apr 26, 2016 | Newswise

    VANCOUVER, Wash. - Drought could render the U.S. Northeast's mixed forests unsustainable after 2050 while Washington's Cascade Mountains may require tropical and subtropical forest species, according to researchers using a new type of mathematical model at Washington State University.

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  19. Animal Science Conference Continues Iowa State University Commitment...Read the original story

    Apr 26, 2016 | Iowa State University

    ... faculty at universities in Illinois, Massachusetts, Minnesota and Washington. He was chair of Washington State University's animal science department from 1944 to 1962. Since they were established, the Ensminger Schools have been held in more than ...

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  20. Why First Solar Will Continue To Dominate In The Solar IndustryRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2016 | Seeking Alpha

    ... threshold, which for a long time was considered its practical limit. A research team from Washington State University improved cell voltage by shifting from a standard processing step using cadmium chloride. They placed a number of phosphorus atoms ...

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