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Yong Wang is the recipient of the 2021 American Chemical Society’s E.V. Murphree Award in Industrial and Engineering Chemistry.

The Nuclear Science Center, in collaboration with the Department of Chemistry and the School of Mechanical and Materials Engineering, will acquire a new high-resolution X-ray spectrometer to perform both X-ray absorption and emission spectroscopy.

Principle investigators from WSU colleges of nursing, medicine and engineering are launching an asthma study using a phone app to help people recognize how wildfire smoke impacts their lungs and makes them feel, and prevent breathing wildfire smoke.

The Department of Energy’s Office of Science featured a story on doctoral student Sarah Murphy, a SCGSR Fellow who will be conducting atmospheric research at PNNL this fall.

WSU Tri-Cities conducted its Order of the Engineering Ceremony last week.


Events

Tuesday, August 18 @3:10 PM

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.

Tuesday, August 25 @ 2:00 PM

Voiland College of Engineering and Architecture Academic Kick-Off.
Come and meet the Dean and the VCEA Student Success team.

More AOI Learning Initiative Workshops

Explore all upcoming workshops and events.

Include Your Event

Add your event to the WSU Calendar.


Inclusive Education Ideas

Chromebook and WiFi HotSpot Device Borrowing Program

Students who are interested in borrowing a WiFi device and or a Chromebook free of charge can submit a request via the WiFi HotSpot Program and Computer Loan Program websites. Both pieces of equipment are available to WSU students across the university system.

Share Your Syllabus

To allow your students to become more comfortable in your remote classroom, post your syllabus in Blackboard Learn and share it with your students as early as possible.

Fall Semester FAQs

Read, post, and share the fall semester Frequently Asked Questions for FAQs for VCEA students.

Student Tech Checklist

Prior to classes starting remotely this semester, share this checklist with your students to familiarize them with the technologies you will be using in your classroom.

Tutoring Begins Tuesday, August 25!

VCEA Tutoring Services will begin drop-in tutoring on Tuesday, August 25. Students will be able to access tutors via Zoom rooms for real-time academic support. The fall 2020 schedule will be available on Monday, August 24. Questions? Concerns? Contact the director, Becky Dueben at rdueben@wsu.edu or call 509-336-9417.

WSU Launches New Academic Questions Hotline

Washington State University has a new hotline for academic questions. The number to call is 509-335-6000. The hotline will be staffed by the Academic Success and Career Center weekdays from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Library Locker Pickup Available

WSU Libraries are now offering a 24/7 contactless locker pickup adjacent to Terrell Library as a safe way of providing library materials to patrons.

Distance Learning Student Guide

WSU offers tips on how to be successful while studying remotely this semester.

EECS Textbook Lending Library

Currently the following books are available to borrow for the entire Fall semester at WSU Pullman! CptS 121, 260, 321 and 455. ECONS 101, MATH 140 & 220, FineArt 101, MRKTG 407, PSYCH 105 & 230, COM 101 & 102, ACCTG 230 & 231, HIST 105/305, MIS 250, HD 220, CE 211, MGTOP 215, KINES 262 & 266, BIOL 353, SOE 102, ENGL 402 and an i-clicker. Please email kathryn.jackson@wsu.edu to set up an appointment to pick up a textbook.

Career Prep for Your Classroom

Faculty – don’t let an unexpected event cause you to cancel class! The Voiland College Internships & Career Services office is always looking for opportunities to educate students about career preparation. Whether you’d like us to cover a whole class period, partial class period, or a few minutes giving an overview of our services, we’re excited to chat with your students! Call Sandi Brabb at (509) 335-3740 or brabb@wsu.edu for more information and to schedule your next class visit.


Opportunities

Share Your Events

Add your events this fall to WSU’s online calendar to share with students, staff, and faculty.

Oregon NASA Space Grant Consortium Graduate Fellowship

Oregon State University is providing an incredible fellowship program called Oregon NASA Space Grant Consortium Graduate Scholarship for STEM graduate students attending any of member four-year universities in the fields of space science or aerospace. Candidates should be a U.S citizen with an excellent academic record to apply for this grant.

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

WSU COVID-19 Employee Resources

COVID-19 Leave and Work Information.

For Parents/Caregivers:

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.