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CAS Connect News from the College of Arts and Sciences

Welcome to a new season and a fresh, new look for CAS Connect!

Generous donors power our bright future

Physics student works with laser in labGifts made to CAS through the successful $1 billion Campaign for Washington State University are making a big difference college-wide.

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Welcome new CAS faculty!

Meet many of the newest members of the CAS community whose disciplinary expertise—from high-energy-density physics to mindfulness to chamber music—enriches and expands the arts and sciences at WSU.

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Revitalizing democracy in new ways

rock 'em sock 'em robotsEverybody has ideas, but often only the loudest voices are heard. A new public discourse initiative seeks to reinvigorate the democratic process.

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New hope for saving at-risk animals

elk grazing Recent geospatial research reveals river and land connections that could help wild species get the space they need to survive and thrive.

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Historical gems found in late prof’s library

Llosa bookNotes and ephemera tucked into Wolfgang Luchting’s books shed new light on his thoughts, work, and relationship with a Nobel Laureate at WSU.

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Honors and achievements

CAS faculty, staff, and graduate students earn accolades around the world for their contributions to social and economic progress, cultural understanding, and advancement of knowledge in the arts and sciences.

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In Motion: Erin Thornton, real-life adventurer

Erin ThorntonEnvironmental archaeologist conducts ‘detailed detective work’ using sophisticated isotopic technology to uncover secrets of the ancients.

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A meeting of minds for recruiting students

CAS faculty and staff recently joined WSU admissions staff to exchange ideas and strategies for attracting new students.

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The Bottom Line: Generous support for the College of Arts and Sciences topped $66 million during The Campaign for WSU. Thank you!

September 2015

Grant and fellowship support

The College of Arts and Sciences can help you with every step of the pre-award process.

Coming events
Humanitas Festival
Through Sept. 26
Orchestra October 1
Jazz October 6
Symphonic Band & Wind Ensemble October 8
China Town Hall
October 5
Visiting Writer Series:
Terry Tempest Williams
& Brooke Williams October 6
WSU Planetarium:
‘Strange Universe’ October 9-10

CAS in the news

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CAS photo galleries

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CAS Wow Kickoff

Spotlight your success!

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awards, and achievements.

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