Through July 18: WPA-era Northwest news clips on exhibit

By Nella Letizia, WSU Libraries PULLMAN, Wash. – The impact of the Depression-era Works Progress Administration often is measured by the millions of jobs it created, the billions of dollars spent on national public works projects and even a song about the Grand Coulee Dam by folksinger Woody Guthrie. In the Pacific Northwest, one WPA […]

KWSU public television brings national parks to viewers

PULLMAN — Local public television station KWSU premiers “Tales and Trails: National Parks in the Northwest,” two 30-minute episodes that feature the natural beauty of four of our national parks.  The programs air at 6:30 p.m. Monday, Oct. 12, on KWSU Public Television in the Quad cities, Spokane and Northern Idaho.  “Tales and Trails: National […]

Public television brings regional national parks to viewers

RICHLAND – Local public television station KWSU/KTNW premiers Tails and Trails: National Parks in the Northwest, two 30-minute episodes that feature the natural beauty of four of the Northwest’s national parks.  The programs air on Saturday, Sept. 26, on KTNW in the Tri-Cities at 8 p.m.   Tails & Trails: National Parks in the Northwest […]

Passport to a culinary adventure – A taste of northwest Native America

Pullman – During the week of November 10 – 14, WSU Dining Services will offer patrons a journey of culinary adventure and delight.  Dining Services will feature “A Taste of Northwest Native America” at each of the three primary dining facilities:  Hillside Café, Northside Café, and Southside Café.  Throughout the week, the following menu items […]

Blood donation drive raises awareness

Students, staff and faculty steadily trickled into the Student Recreation Center Wednesday for the Inland Northwest Blood Center’s Vein Drain blood donation event. Around 50 blood donors were expected at the event, which ran from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. “We’re doing this drive more for awareness,” said Erin Krestian, a recruitment coordinator for INBC.  […]

Jazz Northwest in concert at WSU

Jazz Northwest, the Washington State University faculty jazz ensemble, will be heard in a special concert at WSU as part of the School of Music Faculty Artist Series, at 8 p.m. Friday Sept. 28 in Kimbrough Concert Hall in the Kimbrough Music Building. The group includes vocalist and keyboard artist Jennifer (Scovell) Parker, saxophonist Greg […]

Health conference slated for March 23-24 in Spokane

More than 250 health care professionals will attend the Northwest Regional Rural Health Conference March 23-24 at the Red Lion Hotel at the Park in Spokane.Celebrating its 19th year, the conference draws attendees from Washington, Oregon, Idaho, Montana and Alaska, and is the Northwest’s largest conference on rural health. It is presented in part by […]