Enjoying leading in the midst of seismic flux

    PULLMAN – John Fraire’s world is in seismic flux – restructuring of his division, doctoral thesis deadlines, changing student demographics, enrollment growth expectations and, like everyone else, budget cuts. But despite the demanding challenge, he’s enjoying it.   Seven months ago, WSU President Elson S. Floyd announced a major reorganization of the university’s […]

Faculty phone recruiting returns

WSU is redoubling its efforts to attract high-achieving students by bringing back the faculty phone-a-thon, which will continue through March 11. “We had done a faculty phone-a-thon for many, many years,” said Wendy Peterson, WSU director of admissions. But it had been on hiatus for the past two years while the university and faculty directed […]

Business grads get internship/career boost

Business graduates at Washington State University now have another valuable resource to help them land quality, high-paying jobs: a new director of placement and recruiting position in the College of Business and Economics. Janel Lang, the college’s former recruitment and retention director, was named to the new office, effective at the start of fall semester. […]