WSUTC News

By Maegan Murray, WSU Tri-Cities RICHLAND, Wash. – Washington State University Tri-Cities will join the other WSU campuses and more than 900 universities nationwide in becoming tobacco free beginning Aug. 22. WSU Spokane and WSU Vancouver became tobacco free in May 2012 and December 2013, respectively. WSU...

RICHLAND, Wash. – Just the other day I looked up and wondered the very same thing. The sky is certainly blue, I thought. But on second thought, it isn’t always blue. Sunsets burst in pink and orange. The night sky is black. That’s when it hit...

RICHLAND, Wash. – Israa Alshaikhli and Tyler Schrag are the newly elected president and vice president of the Associated Students of Washington State University Tri-Cities (ASWSUTC) for the 2016-17 school year. Campaigning on the slogan, “Serve, Represent, Lead,” the sophomore students hope to increase communication between...

GLD-affected cabernet sauvignon vines, left, and healthy vines. By Scott Weybright, College of Agricultural, Human & Natural Resource Sciences PROSSER, Wash. – Grapevine leafroll disease (GLD) has plagued vineyards for centuries, but little is known about how this virus impacts the fruit quality and actual wine produced...

By Sue McMurray, Carson College of Business PULLMAN, Wash. – The Carson College of Business recently honored its outstanding faculty, staff and graduate students during an annual awards event at Washington State University Pullman. Outstanding Pullman MBA Faculty of the Year Award: Arvin Sahaym, Department of Management,...

By Maegan Murray, WSU Tri-Cities RICHLAND, Wash. – Approximately 377 students will participate in the Washington State University Tri-Cities commencement ceremony, which begins at 1 p.m. Saturday, May 7, at the Toyota Center, 7000 W. Grandridge Blvd. in Kennewick, Wash. Doors open at noon. The event is...

PULLMAN, Wash. – Washington State University researchers and adjunct faculty are among the scientists and engineers chosen to receive the coveted “Breakthrough Prize” for their role in the detection of gravitational waves 100 years after Albert Einstein predicted them. The selection committee of the Breakthrough Prize...