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Forum W program mentors women along career paths

When I first started in the accounting industry 20 years ago, I didn’t necessarily think about any potential differences that might exist in opportunities for men and women in the profession. Moss Adams recruited 50 percent women out of college then, an...

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Spokane Public Schools queue up three projects

Spokane Public Schools is lining up its next three major projects, valued at nearly $60 million, that will be under construction this year and next....

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Leone & Keeble selected for project at Whitworth

Whitworth University says it has named Spokane-based Leone & Keeble Inc. as the general contractor for a big music center remodel and addition project. ...

WSU Spokane medical school process moves forward

The next step in the accreditation process for the proposed Elson S. Floyd College of Medicine at Washington State University Spokane is for administrators and staff to submit a self-study before the end of 2015 that tackles issues of future funding and s...

Gonzaga law school offers buyouts to tenured professors

A decline in student enrollment at Gonzaga University’s School of Law has forced the administration there to start offering buyouts to tenured faculty members. Law school dean Jane Korn says the elimination of some tenured positions will be implemented...

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School projects spur uptick in design work

Several local architectural and engineering firms here say voter approval of bonds and levies earlier this year have helped spur added work for them in the form of school projects. ...

Gonzaga University graduates said to be highest paid 10 years after attending school

Gonzaga University alumni lead all other Eastern Washington and northern Idaho colleges in average earnings 10 years after graduating from their respective schools, according to data from the U.S. Department of Education’s online tool College Scorecard....

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O’Hanlon relishes her new role as founding dean of EWU’s health sciences college

Even though she’s the founding dean of Eastern Washington University’s recently created College of Health Science & Public Health, which began operating last fall on the higher-education campus east of downtown Spokane, Laureen O’Hanlon doesn’t fe...

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Women are more likely to talk about pain, study finds

Dr. Marian Wilson, a second-year assistant professor at Washington State University Spokane, found in a study on chronic pain that women seem more open than men to participating in studies and sharing their symptoms. ...

Gonzaga’s Hemmingson Center attains gold LEED rating

Gonzaga University’s John J. Hemmingson Center has received a gold certification from the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design rating system. ...

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