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Fall/Winter 2010

The Campaign for Washington State University Kicks Off!

Across the state, WSU celebrated big ideas—and big opportunities—for the future of the University as The Campaign for Washington State University: Because the World Needs Big Ideas officially launched on December 2. More »

Donor Spotlight

Photo: Lloyd Cyr
Alum's Bequest Benefits 'Best in the West'

Lloyd Cyr graduated from WSU (then WSC) in 1955, but he never forgot his alma mater or the Cougar Marching Band that had given him so many happy memories.

Alumni in the News

Photo: Jerry Glover, by Jim Richardson, National Geographic
Blending Philosophy, Science to Fight World Hunger

Named one of the five "crop researchers who could change the world," Jerry Glover has applied his philosophy degree in unexpected ways.

Focus on Faculty

Photo: Buddy Levy
Professor 'Decodes' Mysteries On-screen

English professor Buddy Levy costars in the new series "Brad Meltzer's Decoded." The 10-part series premiered December 2 on the History Channel.

Alumni Connecting with Students

Photo: Women in Public Service panel
Alumnae Share Wisdom from Public Service Careers

Hard work, a passion to serve, and a willingness to take risks can overcome most obstacles to success in the public service sector, a panel of alumnae told students this fall.

Photo: Butch points to Imagine U sign
Talking College, Careers with High School Students

During Thanksgiving break, alumni showed gratitude for their WSU educations by volunteering with Imagine U, a program exploring university life and careers with students from underrepresented areas.

Enriching Education

Photo: ceramic work by a Forst visiting artist
Forst Fund Brings Artists, Scholars to Campus

As part of the visiting artist program for fall, sculptor Beth Cavener Stichter shared with students her technique, experience, and the challenge of making art that resonates with the public.

Your Guide to Giving

CLA's Campaign Goals

Dean Doug Epperson walks us through the College of Liberal Arts' fundraising priorities.

Q&A with Ellen Jampol

Find out what a senior director of development does and how she can help you.

Dean's Advisory Council

Meet alumna and council chair Cindy Tompkins, a passionate advocate for the liberal arts at WSU.

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