VANCOUVER, Wash. – Washington State University Vancouver invites prospective students and their family members to Preview Day at 5:30 p.m. March 13 in the Dengerink Administration Building, Room 110. Learn about WSU Vancouver’s academic programs, financial aid and scholarships, campus life and more.
This is the last public Preview Day for prospective fall students. This event was rescheduled from Feb. 6 due to snow.
“TransPoetica: Works by Stephanie Strickland,” an exhibit that explores the role of computers in generating new poetic forms through the works of award-winning poet and multimedia artist, Stephanie Strickland, opens Feb. 25 with a launch party at 6 p.m. in the Nouspace Gallery & Media Lounge.
Strickland will give a lecture at 7 p.m. at the Angst Gallery. Both events are free and open to the public.
VANCOUVER, WASH. — The National Institutes of Health has awarded $1.6 million to Washington State University Vancouver research scientist Christine Portfors to study how the brain chemical dopamine influences the way we hear.
Portfors, an associate professor in the School of Biological Sciences and head of the Hearing and Communication Lab, will collaborate on the research with David Perkel, professor of biology and otolaryngology at the University of Washington in Seattle.
VANCOUVER, Wash. – Washington State University Vancouver will host “The War on Terror and the New Police State,” a presentation by Thomas H. Nelson, at 12:10 p.m. March 5 in the Dengerink Administration Building, Room 110. The event is free and open to the public.
VANCOUVER, Wash. – Noche de Familia, an annual information night hosted by Washington State University Vancouver, will be held at 6 – 8 p.m. March 6 in the Firstenburg Student Commons. The event is free and open to the public.
Noche de Familia is an information night designed for Spanish speakers who want to learn more about WSU Vancouver’s academic programs, application process and campus life. Participants will learn about preparing for and paying for college, and common challenges they may encounter. A dinner will be served to all attendees.
VANCOUVER, Wash. – Washington State University Vancouver will host an MBA Information Night for prospective students at 6 p.m. March 4 in the Dengerink Administration Building, Room 129. MBA Information Night will feature an overview of the program, its requirements and costs. The event is free and open to the public.
VANCOUVER, WASH. — Five small-scale wind turbines have been installed near the 50th Avenue entrance to Washington State University Vancouver. The turbines are a key feature in the School of Engineering and Computer Science’s two-year-old renewable energy option track.
VANCOUVER, WASH. — Washington State University Vancouver has awarded the Portland Chapter for Information Management a campaign flag for reaching a milestone in giving to the university.
Campaign flags honor donors who have given at least $25,000 as part of the Campaign for Washington State University. WSU Vancouver is committed to raising at least $20 million of the $1 billion goal which concludes in 2015.
VANCOUVER, WASH. — Two experts on climate, energy and the transportation of fossil fuels will give free public lectures on Feb. 6 at Washington State University Vancouver.
The lectures are part of the eighth-annual Spring Research Colloquium sponsored by the Center for Social and Environmental Justice. The colloquium lecture series continues through mid-April with guest, faculty and student presenters.
VANCOUVER, Wash. – Washington State Vancouver invites prospective students to Preview Day at 5:30 p.m. Feb. 6 in the Dengerink Administration Building, Room 110. Learn about WSU Vancouver’s academic programs, financial aid and scholarships, student life and more.
Preview Day provides an opportunity to learn about admissions requirements and how to apply. The A-Z of Financial Aid and Scholarships workshop will cover options for paying for college including loans, grants, waivers and scholarships. Financial aid experts will be on hand to answer individual questions.