Summer research: Future doctor learns science education

By Maegan Murray, WSU Tri-Cities RICHLAND, Wash. – Education is helping Adriana Guzman pursue her dream of becoming a doctor, so she chose a summer research project about educating the next generation of environmental scientists. The focus isn’t health science, but she still found common ground.

WSU resources help fulfill aspiring doctor’s dream

By Maegan Murray, WSU Tri-Cities RICHLAND, Wash. – Sebastian Fernandez has learned lessons about teamwork, the “art” of experiential learning and the rewards of rigorous study as an undergraduate at Washington State University Tri-Cities. He hopes to apply and expand those skills in the first class of WSU’s new medical school in Spokane, Wash.

Open Enrollment 2011 begins Nov. 1

PULLMAN – The 2011 Open Enrollment period for for insurance and benefits begins Nov. 1 and ends Nov. 30.   Open Enrollment is the one time each year when you can make changes to your medical and/or dental plans or add an eligible family member to your coverage. This is also the time to enroll in the […]

New approach to caring for underserved

SPOKANE – Following the recommendations of a panel comprised of academic and community experts, nurse practitioners at WSU will develop a clinical practice contract with one or more existing clinics in Spokane. This action will allow the nurse practitioners to continue to offer services within the community, but without the administrative responsibilities of operating a […]

Final defense of Ph.D. scheduled for Aug. 7

Jeremiah Andrew Alt, in the Department of VCAPP, has scheduled his final, oral examination (Neuroscience) at 2 p.m., Thursday, Aug. 7, in Wegner Hall, Room G-50. The title of his seminar is “Influenza-Induced Sleep in Dwarf Little/Little Mice with Non-Functional Growth Hormone-Releasing Hormone Receptors.” Jeremy’s Committee Chair is Dr. Jim Krueger. For more information, contact […]