Society of Manufacturing Engineers Student Chapter Organizes 4K Run/Walk

VANCOUVER, Wash. — The student chapter of the Society of Manufacturing Engineers at Washington State University Vancouver has organized the “Stress and Strainer 4K Run/Walk” for Saturday, Sept. 15, open to runners, walkers, families with children and strollers, roller bladers and wheelchair participants. The run/walk begins at 9 a.m. on the WSU Vancouver campus in front of the Engineering Life Sciences Building.

Prizes will be awarded at the race’s finish to winners by age. There also will be a random prize drawing for all participants. Registration before Sept. 1 guarantees a race T-shirt.

For information on registration, visit or e-mail Registration is $12. For more information, call Pat Ferro, assistant professor of engineering, 360/546-9448.