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NASA promotes STEM Education at CWU with hefty grants

ELLENSBURG, Wash. — As part of an effort to expand STEM education in the Northwest United States, NASA will award $8.5 million to Central Washington University over the next four years for instructional programs. According to an announcement from CWU…

EWU will not require students to get vaccinated

CHENEY, Wash. — Eastern Washington University will not require students to get vaccinated to attend school. EWU is bucking the trend of other large universities in Washington —Washington State University, University of Washington, Central Washington University and Western Washington University all…

Yakima Valley College expands Running Start program

YAKIMA, Wash. — Yakima Valley College has been selected as one of the few colleges in Washington state to participate in a summer Running Start program pilot. During the regular school year, Running Start allows high school students to take…

WSU Tri-Cities celebrates first-generation students

TRI-CITIES, Wash. — Students, faculty, staff and alumni of Washington State University Tri-Cities gather virtually today to celebrate first-generation students. In conjunction with TRIO Student Support Services, participants will spend Nov. 20 honoring those who've broken through the glass ceiling…