WSU Tri-Cities Newswire

WSU Tri-Cities Newswire

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  1. Tri-City colleges are split on tracking suicides. Theya re not aloneRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 5 | Tri-cityherald.com

    ... "Approximately 92 to 94 percent of our student enrollment resides in Benton and Franklin counties." While WSU Tri-Cities in Richaldn doesn't track students deaths locally, the larger campus system does, said Jeff Dennison, the branch campus' ...

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  2. Watch: Something's fishy in RichlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 4 | Tri-cityherald.com

    ... seconds, when it really gets going. Construction will soon start on the first phase of student housing at the WSU Tri-Cities Campus. The new residences, being built by Kennewick-based Chervenell Construction, will provide an estimated 750 beds. ...

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  3. WSU Tri-Cities appoints new chancellorRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 18 | KVEW-TV Kennewick

    ... chief executive officer, representing the campus in the community, guiding campus growth and advocating for WSU Tri-Cities within the WSU statewide system of campuses. Haynes currently is deputy provost and vice president of academic affairs and a ...

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  4. New chancellor named for WSU Tri-CitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 18 | Tri-cityherald.com

    Sandra Haynes, the deputy provost of academic and student affairs at Metropolitan State University of Denver, was announced by WSU President Kirk Schulz on Monday morning as the Richland campus' new leader. "Sandra's leadership skills and collaborative approach to building innovative partnerships promises an exciting future for WSU Tri-Cities as we continue to grow enrollment, academic programs and facilities," Schulz said in a news release.

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  5. Construction underway on WSU Tri-Cities on-campus housingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2017 | Tri-cityherald.com

    Construction on the 162-bed apartment complex started recently. Drone footage of the scene shows the progress of the construction.

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  6. Pregnancy center hopes to send services on the roadRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2017 | KAPP-TV Yakima

    The faith-based center has locations in Kennewick and Pasco, offering free services for expecting mothers and their families carrying a baby to term. "It will visit Walla Walla, Othello, Connell-- be close to WSU Tri-Cities and CBC, and offer pregnancy testing and ultrasounds on the bus to those people in those areas," Riggs said.

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  7. Protect your kids online. Tri-City police show you howRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 27, 2017 | Tri-cityherald.com

    ... at their latest presentation in the Screenshot Series. The presentation starts at 7 p.m. Thursday at the WSU Tri-Cities East Auditorium. Thursday's presentation will provide parents with information about popular apps, how they are used and what ...

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  8. Students, need a home? Richland apartments coming just for youRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2017 | Tri-cityherald.com

    Slightly more than a year after they broke ground, construction has started on the first phase of WSU Tri-Cities' housing. "Everything has been fulfilled," said Jeff Dennison, WSU Tri-Cities' director of marketing and communications.

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  9. These things helped set a new Tri-City unemployment recordRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2017 | Tri-cityherald.com

    ... ranging from the Port of Kennewick's Columbia Gardens wine village to a student housing development at WSU Tri-Cities. Columbia Center manager Barbara Johnson said mall retailers who hired earlier were able to fully staff up for the season, while ...

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  10. My city council did what? Some agencies broadcast meetings, some dona tRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2017 | Tri-cityherald.com

    ... and counting. The latest franchise agreement will give channels to the Richland School District (196) and WSU Tri-Cities (194). There are no immediate plans to broadcast school board sessions, but the channels will add programming as they mature, he ...

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  11. WSU officials named four finalists to take the top job at WSU Tri-Cities next year.Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2017 | Tri-cityherald.com

    The committee began meeting this summer and narrowed the field of candidates with the help of executive search firm Issacson, Miller. They will meet with students, staff, faculty and the community at forums scheduled for 4 p.m. in the East Building's auditorium.

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  12. Second batch of JFK files releasedRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2017 | Daily Evergreen

    ... assassination, said Robert Franklin, an instructor and archivist working on the Hanford History Project at WSU Tri-Cities. At the time, the Warren Commission, which was established by President Lyndon B. Johnson to investigate the assassination, had ...

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  13. Benton County looking for a few old ideasRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2017 | Tri-cityherald.com

    ... the White Bluffs Quilt Museum, which sought money to create a heritage index and support its website; and a WSU Tri-Cities initiative to document towns that existed in the region prior to the Manhattan Project. The historic preservation fund is ...

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  14. Painted with memories of the dead at WSU Tri-CitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2017 | Tri-cityherald.com

    Washington State University students Cristina Villanueva, left paints Fatima Duran's face during Day of the Dead event held at WSU Tri-Cities in Richland on Wednesday. The event had decorated altars, food, and mariachi music performed by Chiawana High School's Mariachi Halcon del Rio.

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  15. WSUV looks at adding on-campus housingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2017 | The Columbian

    ... enrolled, a 3.5 percent increase over last year. None of WSU's branch campuses have on-campus housing, though WSU Tri-Cities is slated to begin construction of a 15-acre housing facility. Dormitories in Pullman average about $3,800 a semester, while ...

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  16. Reid Romine from Richland talks about demonstrations at Kennewick schools meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2017 | Tri-cityherald.com

    ... seconds, when it really gets going. Construction will soon start on the first phase of student housing at the WSU Tri-Cities Campus. The new residences, being built by Kennewick-based Chervenell Construction, will provide an estimated 750 beds. ...

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  17. WSU is $30M in the red this year. Tri-Cities campus faces cutsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2017 | Tri-cityherald.com

    ... figure out how they will meet Schulz's goal, said Jeffrey Dennison, marketing and communications director at WSU Tri-Cities. Dennison also said that the order to reduce spending is not a budget cut. Instead, each department will be asked to return ...

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  18. WSU, UW and PNNL: Rival schools make for good partnersRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2017 | Tri-cityherald.com

    ... WSU is the Bioproducts, Sciences, and Engineering Laboratory, known as BSEL. This $24 million facility at WSU Tri-Cities in Richland was dedicated in 2008 and represents a joint effort between the state and Department of Energy. It brings together ...

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  19. From pot shop owner to caseworker: Kennewick candidates run the gamutRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2017 | Tri-cityherald.com

    ... of City Manager Marie Mosley as the council's top accomplishments. Verhei, a Southridge High School and WSU Tri-Cities graduate, works in counseling, as well as education. Her focus is at-risk youth. Both support The Link, a.k.a. Proposition 17-4. ...

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  20. $11.7M WSU Tri-Cities grant to help some 2,000 students gear up after high schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2017 | Tri-cityherald.com

    An $11.7 million grant aims to even the odds for more than 2,000 students across southeastern and central Washington. WSU Tri-Cities was one of 24 programs across the nation to receive a grant for its GEAR UP program - Gaining Early Awareness and Readiness of Undergraduate Programs, more commonly known as .

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