Memorial today: Many join WSU in honoring Floyd

Floyd-E 2009 80SPOKANE, Wash. – This afternoon, the late Washington State University President Elson S. Floyd will be remembered during a ceremony at Beasley Coliseum in Pullman.

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But WSU isn’t the only university to honor Floyd. Schools in Michigan and Missouri, where he served as president before coming to WSU, have held a ceremony and plan to name a facility after him, as well.

Read more in today’s WSU College of Medical Sciences blog by Doug Nadvornick at