- WSU's new wine center on a quest for quality Updated: Nov-15-15 2:03 am
RICHLAND, Washington - Fifty years ago, when Washington State University chemist George Carter began experimenting with making wine out of Washington-grown grapes, he employed a couple of garbage buckets to do the fermentation.
- UNR grows out-of-state student population Updated: Oct-30-15 2:03 am
RENO, Nevada - The University of Nevada, Reno doesn't just want the brightest Battle Born; it is wooing students born outside the Silver State.
- University of California unveils plan to curb climate change Updated: Oct-27-15 5:35 pm
SAN DIEGO - Reducing the human carbon footprint is a "moral imperative," University of California President Janet Napolitano said Tuesday as she vowed to turn the system's 10 campuses into a living laboratory for solutions that can be scaled up to state, national and global levels.
- California campus intolerance policy stirs free-speech fight Updated: Oct-26-15 5:53 pm
LOS ANGELES - Students, professors and activists wrangled at a public forum Monday over how best to address intolerance at the University of California, with some Jewish groups arguing the schools should adopt a policy with a more precise definition of anti-Semitism and others saying it would stifle free speech.