Adesope reappointed to board of top education journal

PULLMAN, Wash. – Sola Adesope, associate professor of educational psychology, has been invited to serve a second term on the editorial board of the Review of Educational Research (RER), which has ranked as the No. 1 education research journal by the Social Science Citation Index for a number of years.

Regents to discuss supplemental budget

PULLMAN – The WSU Board of Regents will hold a special meeting at 1:30 p.m. Friday, Sept. 28, in Room 442 of the French Administration Building to consider approval of its supplemental budget request to the 2008 Legislature. Regents will participate in the meeting by teleconference. The request includes funding to make technical corrections in […]

Campbell to receive Regents Distinguished Alumnus Award

Phyllis Campbell, a former member of the Washington State University Board of Regents and current president and CEO of the Seattle Foundation, will receive the Regents’ Distinguished Alumnus Award at the regents’ regularly scheduled meeting to be held Friday, Sept. 15 in Seattle. The meeting will begin at 9:30 a.m. in the Cascade Conference Room […]

Group Health seeks candidates

One of WSU’s health insurance providers, Group Health, is seeking candidates for its 11-member board of trustees. Four positions are open for membership election this fall. The deadline to apply is Friday, April 22. The board oversees financial, quality and policy decisions. Trustees serve a three-year term and receive $6,000 per year. For more information, […]

Regents: More ‘Gold?’ Too Cool!

The WSU Board of Regents approved an honorary doctoral degree, expansion of the creamery and establishment of benchmarks to measure university progress at its regular meeting in Pullman Jan. 28. • Clarence A. “Bud” Ryan, a pioneer researcher in plant biochemistry and the first Washington State University faculty member to be admitted to the National […]

State board approves five new programs

The Washington Higher Education Coordinating Board has approved five new degree programs for Washington State University campuses.Among the programs approved by the board during its meeting this week are a Bachelor of Arts in professional development and a Bachelor of Science in exercise physiology and metabolism, both at the WSU Spokane campus.The professional development degree […]

WSU Board of Regents to Meet in Spokane

The Board of Regents of Washington State University will hold its regularly scheduled meeting at 9 a.m. March 12 at the Spokane Intercollegiate Research and Technology Institute (SIRTI) Boardroom 432, at 665 North Riverpoint Blvd. Action items on the board’s agenda include a schedule of changes to parking rates and fines for the Pullman campus […]

Higher ed planning targeted

WSU President V. Lane Rawlins (left) and Washington Higher Education Coordinating Board Chair Bob Craves, discuss issues facing higher education prior to the HECB meeting Wednesday, Sept. 24, held in Smith Center for Undergraduate Education. Rawlins began the day’s meeting with a presentation regarding benchmarking and success at WSU. (Photo by Robert Hubner, WSU Photo […]