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"What the Legislature got done in 2015"
Saturday, December 31, 2016Herald Net
...The Legislature also gave the go-ahead for Washington State University to establish a medical school, a charter previously granted only to the University of Washington...

"How far have we come?"
Friday, December 30, 2016Inlander
...One of the biggest gets for the Lilac City was the green light from lawmakers for Washington State University to build the state's second medical school,...

"The biggest Seattle-area health care stories of 2015"
Friday, December 30, 2016Puget Sound Business Journal
...Washington State University announced this year plans to build a medical school in Spokane...

"A First for Fat"
Wednesday, December 21, 2016Academic Pharmacy Now
...“But we’re the first to show that they work this way in cancer,” said Dr. Kathryn Meier, professor and associate dean for graduate education at the WSU College of Pharmacy...

"Spokane is amoung 10 cities in national Smart City initiative"
Saturday, December 17, 2016Journal of Business
...The accelerator is a collaborative effort formed in 2014 by Avista Utilities, Itron Inc., the city of Spokane, Washington State University, the Spokane office of Seattle-based McKinstry Co.,...

"Apple Cup rally a first involving both UW, WSU"
Tuesday, November 22, 2016The Spokesman-Review
...The idea for the Apple Cup rally started when River Park Square staff found old Cougar and Husky banners in storage. They called Heather Byrd, who works at the WSU Health Sciences Spokane Spokane Academic Center,...

"New WSU medical school attracts hundreds of applicants"
Thursday, November 17, 2016The Spokesman-Review
The newly accredited Washington State University medical school has spots for 60 people in its inaugural class in August,...

"WSU medical school allows first class of students to apply"
Thursday, November 03, 2016Becker's Hospital Review
After scoring preliminary accreditation from the Liaison Committee on Medical Education on Oct. 19, Washington State University's Elson S. Floyd College of Medicine in Spokane will officially begin accepting applications,...

"New WSU medical school accepting applicants for 1st class-4"
Monday, October 31, 2016Everett Herald
The new Washington State University medical school is accepting applications for its first class....

"New WSU medical school accepting applicatns for 1st class"
Monday, October 31, 2016Daily Astorian
...The Elson S. Floyd College of Medicine, located in Spokane, plans to enroll 60 students in the inaugural class next August...

"New WSU medical school accepting applicants for 1st class-3"
Monday, October 31, 2016Associated Press
The new Washington State University medical school is accepting applications for its first class...

"Enrollment open for 'Coug' doctors"
Monday, October 31, 2016Business Examiner
Applications are now being accepted for the first 60 students wanting to enroll in Elson S. Floyd College of Medicine at WSU Spokane...

"New WSU medical school accepting applicants for 1st class"
Monday, October 31, 2016KOMO News
The new Washington State University medical school is accepting applications for its first class...

"WSU accepting applications for medical school-2"
Monday, October 31, 2016Northwest Cable News
...The Elson S. Floyd College of Medicine at Washington State University is now accepting applications, as of Monday. The school received preliminary accreditation on Oct. 19,...

"WSU accepting applications for medical school"
Monday, October 31, 2016KREM 2
The Elson S. Floyd College of Medicine at Washington State University is now accepting applications, as of Monday...

"U-District building a healthy future"
Sunday, October 30, 2016The Spokesman-Review
...The preliminary accreditation of the WSU medical school means it can begin recruiting students, with the first class to arrive in 2017...

"College of Medicine awaits go ahead to recruit"
Wednesday, October 26, 2016The Daily Evergreen
The Elson S. Floyd College of Medicine received preliminary accreditation last Wednesday, making a vote for initiation into the Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC) the last hurdle to opening its doors...

"WSU Tri-Cities may host medical students next year"
Wednesday, October 26, 2016Tri-City Herald
WSU President Kirk Schulz speaks to a group of students at WSU Tri-Cities about the College of Medicine...

"Medical Education in Spokane"
Tuesday, October 25, 2016The Message (magazine)
...This number will increase when WSU’s Elson S. Floyd College of Medicine welcomes its first class in 2017...

"University District pedestrian and bicycle bridge celebrated Monday, with construction to start in spring"
Monday, October 24, 2016The Spokesman-Review
...A new Washington State University medical school; a medical school partnership between the University of Washington and Gonzaga University; and a newly opened medical residency clinic are major components in the University District,...

"TEDx stops by Spokane, shares messages of passion"
Saturday, October 22, 2016The Gonzaga Bulletin
...To kick off the first breakout session, Michael Ebinger, WSU professor and director of the WSU Center for Innovation discussed intellectual wellness,...

"WSU celebrates preliminary accreditation of new medical school"
Friday, October 21, 2016Greater Spokane Inc.
Wednesday, Oct. 19, Washington State University announced the preliminary accreditation of its Elson S. Floyd College of Medicine, enabling the university to start recruiting its highly-anticipated inaugural class...

"Genetics testing lab here set to relocate"
Thursday, October 20, 2016Journal of Business
...The Ignite Northwest Innovation Center is home to the Washington State University Applied Sciences Laboratory,...

"WSU's sleep research center keeps growing"
Thursday, October 20, 2016Journal of Business
"In the last seven years, Washington State University’s Sleep and Performance Research Center has seen its annual budget more than double, a reflection of the growth and amount of work it now conducts at the Spokane campus...

"Washington State University medical school scores preliminary accreditation"
Thursday, October 20, 2016Becker's Hospital Review
Washington State University's Elson S. Floyd College of Medicine in Spokane has received preliminary accreditation from the Liaison Committee on Medical Education,...

"WSU med school on track for August"
Thursday, October 20, 2016Daily Journal of Commerce
Washington State University's medical school has received preliminary accreditation...

"New WSU medical school has received preliminary accreditation, kicking off the recruiting process"
Thursday, October 20, 2016INLANDER
...That means WSU can begin recruiting students, though it can't accept them until early November, after WSU is voted into the Association of American Medical Colleges...

"WSU medical school receives preliminary accreditation"
Wednesday, October 19, 2016KREM.com
The Elson S. Floyd College of Medicine at Washington State University received preliminary accreditation on Wednesday, university officials said Wednesday...

"WSU's Elson S. Floyd College of Medicine receives preliminary accreditation"
Wednesday, October 19, 2016Puget Sound Business Journal
The Elson S. Floyd College of Medicine at Washington State University has received preliminary accreditation, putting it just one step away from being able to recruit and admit students...

"WSU medical college earns preliminary accreditation"
Wednesday, October 19, 2016Journal of Business
Washington State University’s Elson S. Floyd College of Medicine said it received preliminary accreditation earlier today from the Liaison Committee of Medical Education,...

"WSU medical school gets preliminary accreditation"
Wednesday, October 19, 2016The Seattle Times
Washington State University’s new medical school has gotten preliminary accreditation from a board that approves U.S. medical schools, keeping the college on track to enroll...

"WSU medical school one step closer to educating students with preliminary accreditation"
Wednesday, October 19, 2016The Spokesman-Review
Washington State University’s new medical school has won the preliminary accreditation it needs to open...

"WSU medical school gets preliminary accreditation-12"
Wednesday, October 19, 2016EastOregonian
Washington State University's medical school has received preliminary accreditation...

"WSU medical school gets preliminary accreditation-11"
Wednesday, October 19, 2016The Daily Astorian
Washington State University's medical school has received preliminary accreditation...

"WSU medical school gets preliminary accreditation-10"
Wednesday, October 19, 2016Kitsap Sun
Washington State University's medical school

"WSU medical school gets preliminary accreditation-9"
Wednesday, October 19, 2016Seattle PI
Washington State University's medical school has received preliminary accreditation...

"WSU medical school gets preliminary accreditation-8"
Wednesday, October 19, 2016The Olympian
...The Floyd College of Medicine, named after WSU's late president, Elson Floyd, is the second public medical school in the state.

"WSU medical school gets preliminary accreditation-7"
Wednesday, October 19, 2016Tri-City Herald
Washington State University's medical school has received preliminary accreditation....

"WSU medical school gets preliminary accreditation-6"
Wednesday, October 19, 2016The Bellingham Herald
Washington State University's medical school has received preliminary accreditation...

"WSU medical school gets preliminary accreditation-5"
Wednesday, October 19, 2016MyNorthwest.com
...The university made the announcement about the Elson S. Floyd College of Medicine on Wednesday...

"WSU medical school gets preliminary accreditation-4"
Wednesday, October 19, 2016KOIN 6
...The Floyd College of Medicine, named after WSU’s late president, Elson Floyd, is the second public medical school in the state. It is the first to be added in 70 years...

"WSU medical school gets preliminary accreditation-3"
Wednesday, October 19, 2016Herald Net
Washington State University’s medical school has received preliminary accreditation...

"WSU medical school receives preliminary accreditation-2"
Wednesday, October 19, 2016Northwest Cable News
– The Elson S. Floyd College of Medicine at Washington State University received preliminary accreditation on Wednesday, university officials said Wednesday...

"WSU medical school receives accreditation"
Wednesday, October 19, 2016KXLY.com
Washington State University announced Wednesday its medical school has received preliminary accreditation...

"Collaboration at Its Best - New Teaching Health Clinic meets vital community needs"
Tuesday, October 18, 2016Providence Health Care
...The result of that leap—the Spokane Teaching Health Clinic—opened on the Washington State University Spokane campus on Aug. 1...

"Spokane urban lab wll test "Smart City" technology"
Friday, October 07, 2016NextCity.org
...is another of the six founding partners, as are the city of Spokane, developer McKinstry, the University District Development Association, and Washington State University (WSU)...

"Decades in the making, Spokane, Wash's innovation hub comes together"
Monday, October 03, 2016Gov.tech.com
...At the same time, WSU is working on accrediting a second medical school in Spokane, which should have 60 students by 2017...



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