Leadership training series to begin Sept. 1

The 2010-11 Leadership Training Workshop Series, designed for new department chairs, school directors and other university leaders, is slated to begin Sept. 1.   This year’s series includes 10 workshops, 90 minutes in length each, that are scheduled from Sept. 1-March 24. The workshops are are offered both via classroom and via WSU Videoconferencing Services. […]

International magazine ranks researcher among ‘Power 25’

  PULLMAN – Dr. Bruce Becker, founder of the National Aquatics and Sports Medicine Institute based at WSU, is one of the “Power 25” leaders recognized this month by “Aquatics International” magazine. Becker is a research professor in the department of educational leadership and counseling psychology, home to WSU’s kinesiology programs. “From producing ground-breaking research […]

WSU Tri-Cities students meet Rev. Jesse Jackson

RICHLAND – Rev. Jesse Jackson is scheduled to meet at noon Thursday, March 27, with student leaders from WSU Tri-Cities and Columbia Basin College.             The conversation with about 50 students is on the WSU Tri-Cities campus in Room 120 of the Consolidated Information Center, 2770 University Drive, Richland. The by-invitation session is sponsored by […]

WSU program aims to prepare leaders

PULLMAN – In the face of growing community college enrollment and the pending retirements of many college administrators, WSU will allow students who enroll in its Doctor of Education (Ed.D.) program to specialize in community college leadership. The new program is designed to appeal to those who work in community colleges or are interested in […]

First Power Breakfast held in Spokane

PULLMAN – The Washington State University College of Business will hold its first Power Breakfast in Spokane on Oct. 19. The breakfast will take place at The Davenport Hotel and will feature guest speaker Harold Gilkey, chairman and CEO of Sterling Financial Corporation. Gilkey has served as Chairman and CEO of Sterling Financial Corporation since […]

Power Breakfast series in Seattle and Spokane

The Washington State University College of Business announced its 2006-2007 Power Breakfast lineup. Now in its third year, the series continues to inform, inspire and engage WSU alumni and regional business leaders on topics of entrepreneurship, innovation and leadership.The first Power Breakfast will be held during WSU Week in Seattle on Sep. 15, at The […]

Global education forum features 16 African leaders

Sixteen African leaders representing higher education and the four major African regional telecommunications regulatory authorities will meet 2-4 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 18, in FSHN T-101 to take part in a discussion about opportunities for mutually beneficial collaboration with Washington State University faculty. The visitors are from several African nations, including Tanzania, South Africa, Botswana, Zambia, […]

FFA leaders on campus

The 72nd Annual Future Farmers of America Leadership Conference for Washington is on campus this week, May 16 – 19. The College of Agriculture and Home Economics will host some 2,500 high school students (grades 9 – 12), teachers and parents from almost 200 schools throughout the state. This conference attracts students to WSU to […]