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Students across the WSU system participate in Coug Day at the Capitol

WSU Everett students Lindsey Major and Samantha Chapman

Just shy of 100 WSU students gathered in Olympia today for their annual Coug Day at the Capitol event, with all six university campuses represented.

The day of advocacy is organized by the Associated Students of Washington State University and allows an opportunity for students to meet with state lawmakers and discuss higher education priorities.

Follow the day’s events on Twitter with the hashtag #CougDay2018.


Helping Students in Distress: Recognize. Respond. Refer. Report.

Last night, we were all hit with the heartbreaking news that a member of the Cougar family took their own life. Our thoughts and prayers are with the Hilinski family, teammates and coaches of WSU Football and the rest of Cougar Nation. If you, or someone you know, is struggling with depression, anxiety and stress, or may be otherwise at risk, please reach out to WSU Everett staff or the support lines below:

WSU 24-Hour Line: 509-334-1133
National Suicide Prevention Hotline: 1-800-273-8255

At WSU Everett, you can refer to the Student CARE Committee and a linked guide for resources at this link:

WSU medical students and policy-makers meet, share journeys and hopes

Dec. 6, 2017 - WSU medical school students met with regional policy-makers in Vancouver and Everett last week for an opportunity to get to know one another and talk about how the inaugural class of the Elson S. Floyd College of Medicine (ESFCOM) is doing as students near the completion of their first semester of studies. » More ...

WSU Everett faculty member recognized before Nov. 4 football game

Nov. 3, 2017 - Provost Dan Bernardo is delighted to recognize professors  Jacob Murray and Sena Clara Creston as Provost’s Featured Faculty Members for the Nov. 4 football game against Stanford. Murray is a clinical assistant professor and program coordinator for the School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science at WSU Everett. “It’s an honor to work for WSU, being able to help build a brand-new campus and teach courses that I am passionate about is a dream come true,” Murray says. “It has been an excellent experience helping to shape a program from the ground up and bringing more crimson and gray to the west side of Washington.” » More ...

WSU Everett Wins VISION 2040 Award

SEATTLE, Wash. - Sept. 28, 2017 - City of Everett, Snohomish County and Washington State University have won a 2017 VISION 2040 Award from the Puget Sound Regional Council for WSU Everett. The awards recognize innovative projects and programs that help ensure a sustainable future as the region grows. "This was a huge undertaking, many years in the making - decades even - that required incredible partnerships to make a reality," said Josh Brown, Executive Director of PSRC. "The new campus will bring economic opportunities to Everett and provide advantageous degree paths for students seeking area employment in aerospace and tech." » More ...

Boeing funded WSU Everett endowment recognizes Everett Mayor Ray Stephanson’s leadership

August 15, 2017 – Everett, Wash. – WSU Everett students studying STEM fields just received a financial boost from The Boeing Company. At the WSU Everett open house on Aug. 15, Boeing Vice President Bill McSherry announced the establishment of the Ray Stephanson Scholarship for STEM Leadership. A scholarship will be awarded annually to a student in technical field who has demonstrated leadership skills. » More ...

Seattle Times | WSU’s new building: ‘the biggest thing Everett has ever done in terms of its future’

She was a self-described aviation buff who earned her private pilot’s license after high school, but when she got up in the air, Jennifer Johnson decided that piloting a plane was kind of boring. What she really liked was the stuff under the hood — the complex systems that make up a commercial airplane. But Johnson, who by her late 20s was married and living in Marysville with a toddler, couldn’t pick up and move somewhere to earn the engineering degree she’d need to do that kind of work. Then in 2014, an opportunity opened up close to home. Washington State University began offering engineering degrees in Everett, using space on the Everett Community College campus. Johnson brushed up on her math and science skills, then enrolled. » More ...
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