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Big opportunity in big data

Data Analytics
WSU’s new interdisciplinary degree in data analytics is the first in the West.

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Chemists take lead in detecting cancer

2 chemists, Hill & WilliamsA fast, noninvasive method of detecting colorectal cancer in early stages is closer to reality thanks to WSU chemistry research.

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New view of Pacific Northwest history

tshimakain_mission1843_crop_150x112Recent research reveals missionaries of the early 1800s played a major role in globalizing the Inland Northwest.

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A teachable moment: Election 2016

3 political scientistsFollowing a hotly contested presidential election, WSU political scientists discuss what’s changed, what remains the same, and important issues ahead.

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Examining toddler temperament globally

Asian mother smiling and holding an infant child.

Children are the same the world over—or are they? A WSU psychologist is aiming to find out.

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Promoting sustainability on and off campus

garbage_crop_150x112An environmentally focused undergraduate is leading efforts to engage the WSU Tri-Cities campus and local community in sustainability projects and programs.

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November-December 2016

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