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Cougs in the Community

The Cougs in the Community program is designed to provide direct-service
and community engagement opportunities to WSU Spokane and Yakima students
during local and national Days of Service.

collage of cougs in the community

Students plan and implement service

Student project leaders and a student board — with support from CESL staff — plan and implement service by Cougs committed to making a difference in the Community. Contact Community Engagement if you want to become a Cougs in the Community Student Board member.

Cougs in the Community Team 2018-19


Madelyn Weltzin


Madelyn Weltzin
Project Leader,
Student Board Chair,
Pharmacy student from Boise, Idaho





Hugo Garcia


Hugo Garcia
Project Leader
Pharmacy student from Tri-Cities, Wash.






Cougs in the Community Student Board

  • Megan Bickford, Speech and Hearing Sciences
  • Peter Martsin, Pharmacy
  • Samantha Thai, Nutrition and Exercise Physiology
  • Skylar Banka, Speech and Hearing Sciences
Washington State University Health Sciences Spokane