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The National Science Foundation featured a story on a new study by researchers from Cornell and Washington State University, including co-author Jennifer Adam on the impacts of climate change on farming.


Events

Tuesday, July 21 @6:10 PM

Teaching from a Distance: Assessing Students
In this training, we will cover effective ways to assess student learning in your online course space.

Mondays, July 27 @3:10 PM

Blackboard Learn: Tests and Quizzes
This training will provide a review of Blackboards’ full array of powerful question formats and setting options that allow you to precisely control and manage delivery of online assessments.

Wednesday, July 29 @10:10 AM

Blackboard Learn: Grade Center
We’ll explain different setup options, show how to grade and comment on student work, and demonstrate how to use the electronic rubric.

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Center Spotlight

WSU-PNNL Advanced Grid Institute

The WSU –PNNL Advanced Grid Institute is a joint research collaboration of Washington State University and the U.S. Department of Energy’s Pacific Northwest National Laboratory to create and implement a national-scale simulation platform and data framework to enable advanced grid controls and operations for complex power systems of the future.


Opportunities

Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA) now scheduled for Aug. 4

Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA) for more WSU applications, including Office 365, Blackboard, Adobe, Cougar Card, and others, is scheduled for implementation the evening of Aug. 4.

WSU Research Commercialization Gap Fund Letter of Intent due July 24

The application process is now open for the FY2021 Commercialization Gap Fund (GCF). The CGF awards researchers up to $40,000, with a maximum of $2,000 allocated towards business development activities, to those that demonstrate that their innovation(s) have the ability to make an economic impact in our society.

Crimson Spirit Award

Have you noticed a WSU employee going out of their way to help a colleague or customer? Nominate them for the Crimson Spirit award to recognize their excellent service. Submit a nomination.


Be Safe Cougs

Disinfectants now available for departments from University Stores

University Stores is now distributing disinfectants to departments in need at no cost as Washington State University prepares for the start of the fall semester.

Daily Coug Connect at 10 a.m.

Experts system-wide present 5-30 minute Zoom sessions for WSU employees.

Health and Wellbeing Resources

The Employee Assistance Program (EAP) is available to offer emotional support during this stressful period. You may contact EAP by calling 1-877-313-4455 or visiting the EAP website.

WSU is committed to supporting your overall health and wellbeing. Visit the Wellcoug website for more information and resources to offer support, manage stress and enhance your resilience.

WSU COVID-19 Information

WSU COVID19-related info is available on WSU’s website.