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Celebrate our 25th anniversary

Celebrate 25

Washington State University Vancouver kicked off its 25th Anniversary Celebration at its 2014 commencement ceremony on May 10. That was 25 years to the day since the Washington State Legislature had...

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History of the WSU Vancouver campus

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On May 10, 1989, the Washington State Legislature formally established WSU Vancouver as one of four campuses that make up the WSU system. This year we are celebrating 25 years of WSU Vancouver.

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Looking Behind the Numbers

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A few years ago, the Washington State Patrol noticed some worrisome statistics about traffic stops and became concerned about potential racial profiling by troopers. But suspicions weren’t enough. Facts were needed...

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25 Notable Alumni

25 Notable Alumni

Since opening its doors in 1989, Washington State University Vancouver has graduated more than 11,000 students, many of whom continue to live and work in the area. WSU Vancouver asked the community...

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Because SW Washington Needs Big Ideas

The Campaign for WSU

The Campaign for WSU is a $1 billion comprehensive fundraising effort to increase support for students, faculty, research and outreach programs and to leverage the university’s impact across our state, nation and world...

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Let's Talk About Science

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As a scientist, Allison Coffin has two missions. One is the subject of her research at Washington State University Vancouver: to help solve the problems of hearing loss. The other is a personal passion that spills into her teaching...

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