Commencement Speech: First Starry-Eyed Students, Now Inspired Professionals

Editor's note: We found this Spring 2022 Commencement speech by  Amanda Peterson, who graduated with a master's degree from the Department of Graduate Nursing, to be so insightful and true to...

WSU Grads Achieve Their Goals & Make a Difference in Others’ Lives

To our Spring 2022 graduates: congratulations!   We couldn’t be prouder of your achievements, and we can’t wait to see what you do next. It’s time to celebrate!   Check out a few of this semester’s...

Engineering His Future to Space & Beyond

Stephen Shaw has been passionate about learning how things work since he was a kid.   Between that, and his love for math, science, and engineering, the Spring 2022 graduate went for an Engineering...

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Engineering His Future to Space & Beyond

Engineering His Future to Space & Beyond

WSU graduate Stephen Shaw has been curious about how things work since he was a kid. And now with his degree, he has the skills and freedom to build his own career and grow within it.

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Worldwide Impact Brought Close to Home

Worldwide Impact Brought Close to Home

Our students chase their dreams while earning their degrees. Like Kendra Nusbaum, who not only has a passion for eliminating language barriers in health care, but also is making a difference locally and globally.

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Creating a Community-Wide Impact

Creating a Community-Wide Impact

WSU is all about improving the world, and graduate Jessica Anderson is living the Warrior Life as a student who’s eager to help others by volunteering in the community and getting involved on campus.

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Stretching into the Role of Business Owner

Stretching into the Role of Business Owner

Soon-to-be WSU alum Cheryl Ferrill returned to college after 40 years to not only switch career paths and earn her degree, but also to chase her passion and open her very own yoga studio in honor of her late mother.

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Carrying the Torch through Teaching

Carrying the Torch through Teaching

After working as a social studies teacher for a decade, WSU alum Tommy Sawyer returned to earn his master’s degree and create positive learning environments for his students—just like his teachers had done for him.

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Engineering His Future to Space & Beyond

WSU graduate Stephen Shaw has been curious about how things work since he was a kid. And now with his degree, he has the skills and freedom to build his own career and grow within it.

read more

Worldwide Impact Brought Close to Home

Our students chase their dreams while earning their degrees. Like Kendra Nusbaum, who not only has a passion for eliminating language barriers in health care, but also is making a difference locally and globally.

read more

Creating a Community-Wide Impact

WSU is all about improving the world, and graduate Jessica Anderson is living the Warrior Life as a student who’s eager to help others by volunteering in the community and getting involved on campus.

read more

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