2009 President’s Award honors select undergraduate and graduate students

PULLMAN — Forty-four undergraduate and graduate students have been selected to receive the 2009 President’s Award at WSU. For more than a decade, the President’s Award has been bestowed annually to less than one percent of the university’s undergraduate and graduate students who exemplify exceptional leadership and service to the university and the community. Students […]

Surplus sale; Health sciences; Breast cancer

20 percent off surplus stores WSU departments can save 20 percent off everything in the surplus stores warehouse through Jan. 30.   The sale does not apply to items being sold on consignment.   Buyers must bring a signed IRI to make a purchase for a department.   Shopping hours are 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. On […]

Pharmacy establishes diabetes professorship

PULLMAN – A new endowed professorship for a diabetes educator in the College of Pharmacy at WSU will be held first by the professor for whom it is named. Professor R. Keith Campbell has been appointed to the newly created “R. Keith Campbell Endowed Professorship in Diabetes Care,” effective Feb. 1. The College raised from […]

Diabetes epidemic

Photo: Gabe Patten, left, information systems coordinator for the College of Pharmacy, demonstrates a new insulin inhaler with help from Keith Campbell. (Photo by Becky Phillips).Diabesity n. – An epidemic of obesity and diabetes that is sweeping America. Coined by Francine Kaufman, M.D., diabesity is a set of conditions afflicting nearly 1.3 million Washington residents. […]

Biofuels, biometeorology subject of Campbell lecture

PULLMAN – John M. Baker, research leader with the U.S.Department of Agricultural Research Service, will deliver the fourth annual Campbell Lecture at 4:10 p.m. Monday, Oct. 23, in room 203 of the Smith Center for Undergraduate Education. Baker, whose research has focused on the impact of farm management practices on the cycling of carbon and […]

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 […]

Those killed in war on terrorism honored

The Global War on Terrorism in the past two years has claimed the lives of three Washington State University students and alumni. Due to the limited size of WSU Pullman’s veterans memorial, there is nowhere to inscribe their names and permanently recognize their sacrifice. Recently, the university designated $15,000-$20,000 to have the memorial (located east […]

First five faculty honorees announced

Five faculty members have been named recipients of awards given out each spring by Washington State University in recognition of excellence in academic achievement. They will be honored publicly on Friday, March 24, as part of the annual World Class. Face to Face. Showcase, a day-long celebration of the achievements of faculty and staff.• Joseph […]

Focus on students and knowledge of diabetes

By Lorraine Nelson College of Pharmacy R. Keith Campbell is an international leader in the field of diabetes. Having someone of his academic stature at Washington State University’s College of Pharmacy for the past 35 years has been beneficial to the university, college and its students. His presence has made it possible for the College […]