Crimson Correspondent

The Crimson Correspondent is an e-newsletter that features updates from Chancellor Lisa Brown on WSU Spokane and its role within the community, the state, and beyond. Read it to see our progress toward becoming a world-class center for health sciences education and research.

Current-Year Issues (2014)

December 9»

Lawmakers announce their support for a WSU medical school; Greater Spokane Incorporated includes a WSU medical school on its Legislative Agenda, WSU's Sleep and Performance Research Center gets some attention from KXLY; WSU College of Nursing is working with local tribes; and Chancellor Brown meets with WSU Spokane grad students.

November 19»

WSU sharing its medical school plans with the public; WSU medical school gaining supporters, WSU Spokane supports Native American History Month, U.S. Bank grant and Inland Imaging gift help health sciences at WSU Spokane; and the latest episode of the Health Sciences Update is available.

October 10»

WSU and UW reach an agreement on medical education in Spokane; Patricia Butterfield, the Dean of the WSU College of Nursing, announces she'll return to a teaching role next spring; ALS forum to focus on ALS patients and their stories; and photos from WSU Spokane's 25th anniversary celebration.

September 17»

The WSU Board of Regents directs the University to pursue a fully accredited medical school; funding for the University District Health Clinic approved; WSU Spokane to celebrate its 25th anniversary; the WSU Connections store opens in downtown Spokane; and Chancellor Brown accepts the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

June 27»

New Teaching Health Center consorium to assume oversight of medical residencies; New Distinguished Visiting Professor an expert in faculty entrepreneurship; Feasibility study on medical school prompts statewide discussion; Medical Sciences adds cancer, sleep researchers; Happy 20th anniversary to INHS; Gov. Inslee receives campus tour.

May 13 »

Commencement: Looking Back at 25 Years of Growth at WSU Spokane; New College of Medical Sciences Approved by Regents; New Cable Show to Highlight Growth in Health Sciences; Ken Roberts, ASWSU Spokane Leaders Honored

Apr 4 »

WSU to Explore Creation of a Medical School; Join Us for Tomorrow's Family Weekend Health Fair; WSU, St. Luke's to Study Spinal Cord Injury Treatment; On the Road: Chancellor Brown Lectures at Whitworth University School of Business Adam Smith Breakfast

Feb 24 »

WSU Spokane Work and Its Influence on Public Policy; WSU Study Supports New Safety Rule for Truck Drivers; WSU Research Helps Reduce Criminal Re-offense Rates; Campus Master Plan Public Open Houses; Food Services Request for Proposal; A Good Read: Schools that Separate the Child from the Trauma; On the Road: Martin Luther King Jr. Day Rally and March