Skip to main content Skip to navigation

Engineering scholarships offered to WSU North Puget Sound at Everett students

Nov. 5, 2015 – In the fall of 2016 and 2017, the Intermec Foundation will offer five $2,500 engineering scholarships to WSU North Puget Sound at Everett students, totally $25,000 in financial aid to future engineers. “I am absolutely thrilled about providing this scholarship opportunity to our students thanks to support from the Intermec Foundation,” said WSU North Puget Sound at Everett dean Paul Pitre. “This contribution will make a difference in the lives of our students, many of whom are the first in their family to pursue a college education.” » More ...

Drewel named senior advisor as Pitre assumes administration of WSU Everett campus

Oct. 16, 2015 – In his hit-and-miss pursuit of retirement, WSU North Puget Sound at Everett’s Bob Drewel has assumed the title of senior advisor to president Dan Bernardo. Drewel will continue to support WSU and the North Puget Sound at Everett campus on a half-time basis. Dean Paul Pitre has assumed all administrative responsibilities of WSU North Puget Sound at Everett and management of Everett University Center. » More ...

WSU hosting community forums on presidential search in Everett

Oct. 14, 2015 – Washington State University is taking the next step in choosing its 11th president and wants North Puget Sound community input. Students, staff, faculty and community members are invited to one of two community forums at WSU North Puget Sound at Everett, on the Everett Community College campus. The Oct. 27 forums will take place in Gray Wolf Hall room 156 at 7:30 and 10:30 a.m. » More ...

Founding dean of WSU medical school meets community leaders in Everett

Oct. 8, 2015 – The founding dean of Washington State University’s Elson S. Floyd College of Medicine recently met with several dozen regional leaders at WSU North Puget Sound at Everett to gather input on the new medical school and its impact in this community. “This is your medical school,” said Dr. John Tomkowiak, the medical school’s founding dean. “As a community-based medical school we partner with the community and our local affiliates to give our students the experience and training they need.” » More ...

Groundbreaking ceremony scheduled for new Everett University Center building

EVERETT, Wash. – August 21, 2015 – WSU North Puget Sound at Everett interim chancellor Bob Drewel today announced a groundbreaking ceremony at the future site of the Everett University Center on Tuesday, Sept. 22 at 4:30 p.m. “This ceremony represents the success of more than 30 years of work by this community to bring access to high-quality, in-demand baccalaureate degrees to the North Puget Sound region,” said Drewel. “We are excited to share this important milestone for WSU North Puget Sound at Everett and our Everett University Center partners with the community.” » More ...

WSU North Puget Sound at Everett welcomes more than 70 new students during orientation

EVERETT, Wash. – August 5, 2015 – On Aug. 5, 2015, more than 70 new WSU North Puget Sound at Everett students attended orientation in advance of the first day of classes on Aug. 24. The students come from a variety of backgrounds: community college graduates; military; college transfers; and college graduates earning a more in-demand degree. They come from as close as three blocks from campus, north of Arlington or as far south as Kent. All are taking the next step for their careers with WSU North Puget Sound at Everett. “We are delighted to provide students with an array of hands-on baccalaureate programming that fits the needs of the North Puget Sound region,” said academic dean Dr. Paul Pitre. During the morning, Pitre told students, “We are bringing the best programs that WSU has to offer to Everett, starting with engineering, business and communications. We have an excellent cadre of faculty and staff who you see here right now.” » More ...

City of Everett honors late WSU President Elson Floyd

EVERETT, Wash. – July 29, 2015 – A resolution recognizing the service, accomplishments, and vision of late Washington State University President Dr. Elson Floyd was signed by Everett Mayor Ray Stephanson today after being unanimously approved by the Everett City Council. “Elson Floyd was my friend and education partner who shared our vision to bring higher education opportunities to the citizens of Everett and the region,” said Mayor Stephanson. “President Floyd’s courage, commitment and action to bring Washington State University’s world-class higher education to our community will transform the lives of students and families for generations to come.” » More ...