Letter to Campus

Philanthropy fuels our future

Dear Faculty and Staff: I hope you feel the same sense of hopefulness and renewal that I do as spring draws near. Nature is reawakening. Warmer days and more daylight hours await. And after a long, often dark 13 months, our country appears to be getting the pandemic under control. March is also when my thoughts […]

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WSU Recommits to Student Veterans

A Recommitment Statement to WSU Veteran and Military-Affiliated Students   Dear Cougar Community: We are proud to reaffirm our gratitude and commitment to the military-affiliated students of Washington State University. WSU has a rich history of honoring the service and sacrifice of our military-affiliated Cougs. It began with the first cadets training on campus in […]

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OneWSU system FAQs

Dear Faculty and Staff: We sincerely appreciate your feedback regarding the evolution of the OneWSU system. In response to your comments, we are in the process of establishing a website to serve as a repository for initiative resources such as background information, guiding principles, frequently asked questions, and the anticipated timeline. In the meantime, please […]

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Coming together during challenging times

Dear Faculty and Staff: There’s no doubt navigating the challenges of this past year have been incredibly difficult for all of us. COVID‑19, the need to support students, family caregiving responsibilities, financial worries, systemic racism, and political division are among the stressors in our lives as we approach the one‑year mark of the pandemic. Yet […]

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Next steps in advancing ONEWSU concept

Dear Faculty and Staff: We hope this note finds you well as we all continue to deal with the challenges of COVID‑19. It is encouraging to see signs of progress in the effort to get the pandemic under control in the United States—not the least of which is getting vaccines into the arms of Americans coast […]

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Standing together against antisemitism

To our WSU community: We are shocked and horrified by the antisemitic graffiti and damage to the Holocaust memorial at Temple Beth Shalom in Spokane on Monday. While this desecration did not take place on our Spokane campus, we join our Jewish friends and neighbors as well as the greater community in denouncing these acts in […]

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