Pullman Campus News & Events October 25, 2022

Fall colors may be in full effect, but so was the rain that greeted those who trekked across campus on Friday.
Photo by WSU Photo Services

Around campus

Join WSU and The Boeing Company for an exciting announcement

WSU and The Boeing Company will share news regarding Boeing’s transformative investment in the future of the engineering workforce at an event in the CUB this Thursday at 3 p.m.

Reminder: Oct. 27 football game prompts parking changes

Faculty, staff, and students who regularly park their vehicles on the Pullman campus will need to consider alternative arrangements on Thursday due to WSU’s home football game.

Visitor Center Football Open House

The Brelsford WSU Visitor Center is extending its business hours for Thursday’s home Cougar football game against University of Utah.

Vocal Extravaganza

WSU’s annual Vocal Extravaganza will take place on Friday, Oct. 28, at 7:30 p.m. in Bryan Hall Theatre.

Open Enrollment set for November

The annual benefits Open Enrollment period for eligible WSU faculty and staff begins Tuesday, Nov. 1, and runs through Wednesday, Nov. 30.

In case you missed it

Vaccine requirement update for employees, contractors, and volunteers

Due in part to the success of previous COVID‑19 vaccination efforts, Washington State University will eliminate the employee, contractor, and volunteer COVID‑19 vaccine requirement in most settings.

Drones show potential to improve salmon nest counts

Struggling salmon populations could get some help from the sky. A WSU study showed that drone photography of the Wenatchee River during spawning season can be effective in estimating the number of rocky hollows salmon create to lay their eggs, also called “redds.”

WSU and Alaska Airlines celebrate longstanding partnership

Alaska Airlines executives and WSU leaders gathered on the Pullman campus last week for a series of events, including a prize-filled paper airplane toss, to celebrate the relationship between the two fixtures of the Pacific Northwest.

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