PULLMAN, Wash. – April 21, 2018 – On Friday, WSU’s top student venture teams displayed their innovative products and services at the 16th Annual Business Plan Competition hosted by the Carson College of Business. TEST Robotics, an interdisciplinary Boeing Scholars team from Washington State University Everett won the grand prize of $15,000.
“When our name was called for grand prize, it was a complete thrill,” said Samantha Chapman, a senior strategic communication major. “Two of us instantly burst into tears, and it felt like we were floating to the front of the room. We worked tremendously hard on this project, and that moment made it all worth it to us.” » More ...
MONROE - March 27, 208 - The first students from Washington State University's Elson S. Floyd College of Medicine are making their way into local, rural clinics.
“We are just trying to immerse ourselves as much as possible,” says Meredith Morrow-Okon, pausing for a moment in between her shift at Providence Clinic in Monroe. “Trying to get a feel for what the medical needs of this community are.” » More ...
EVERETT — March 26, 2018 — Gordon Taub wasn’t always an engineering professor contributing to research papers such as one entitled: “An examination of the high order statistics of developing jets, lazy and forced plumes at various axial distances from their source.”
Long before earning a bachelors degree in computational and mathematical science, a masters in applied mathematics and a doctorate in mechanical engineering, he was a drama major.
He worked for companies that made video post-production equipment, had a karaoke-hosting business and once helped edit a short-lived soap opera. He even did open mic stand-up comedy a few times.
All of which has come in handy as he searches for ways to best engage his mechanical engineering students at Washington State University Everett. » More ...
EVERETT, Wash. – March 23, 2018 – All next week, the Everett Police Department will host 100 local officers for a Child Abduction Response Team (CART) training at WSU Everett. The police officers will be parked in parking lot K in both marked an unmarked cars.
A CART is a multi-jurisdictional team which is comprised of local, state and federal law enforcement agencies as well as private agencies.
Members are assigned a position based on their experience, expertise and the needs of the team. They can rapidly deploy once they are notified that a child has been abducted or is missing under suspicious circumstances.
EVERETT, Wash. – March 2, 2018 – When a five-person submersible descends to the floor of the North Atlantic this summer, part of a historic series of private excursions to map the famed RMS Titanic’s wreckage in 3-D imagery, it will be WSU Everett students that helped make it possible.
“The whole electrical system – that was our design, we implemented it and it works,” said Mark Walsh, a 2017 WSU Everett graduate in electrical engineering from the WSU Voiland College of Engineering and Architecture. “We are on the precipice of making history and all of our systems are going down to the Titanic. It is an awesome feeling!”
EVERETT. Wash. - Feb. 22, 2018 - Nella Ludlow has been named director of the interdisciplinary data analytics undergraduate degree program for Washington State University. Nella is a clinical professor in computer science with a background in artificial intelligence research and real-world data technology. » More ...
Feb. 2, 2018 – This week Chancellor Paul Pitre joined the ‘Live In Everett’ podcast to talk about WSU Everett, opportunities for the city and region and what Everett needs most (spoiler alert: it’s a basketball team).
Listen to the half-hour podcast on LiveInEverett.com at this link.
EVERETT, Wash. – Jan. 24, 2018 – Washington State University (WSU) Everett announced that Dr. Mark Beattie has been appointed associate vice chancellor for academic affairs, effective Jan. 1.
As vice chancellor, Beattie will be the key point of contact for maintaining and strengthening the connection between academic programs, admissions, recruitment and student services. Beattie will continue his role as clinical assistant professor and program coordinator within the Carson College of Business part-time. » More ...