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Museum of Art Fine Arts Faculty Focus: Ann Christenson

Museum of Art Fine Arts Faculty Focus: Ann Christenson

August 18 @ 10:00 am - September 13 @ 4:00 pm

The Museum of Art/WSU announces a retrospective journey in a Fine Arts Faculty Focus Exhibition by artist Ann Christenson, Aug. 18– Sept. 13. An opening reception will be held 6 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 28, in the Museum of Art gallery with a talk given by the artist at 7 p.m.  Admission to the museum is […]

Labor Day

Labor Day

September 1 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Museum of Art Fine Arts Faculty Focus: Ann Christenson

Museum of Art Fine Arts Faculty Focus: Ann Christenson

August 18 @ 10:00 am - September 13 @ 4:00 pm

The Museum of Art/WSU announces a retrospective journey in a Fine Arts Faculty Focus Exhibition by artist Ann Christenson, Aug. 18– Sept. 13. An opening reception will be held 6 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 28, in the Museum of Art gallery with a talk given by the artist at 7 p.m.  Admission to the museum is […]

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Museum of Art Fine Arts Faculty Focus: Ann Christenson

Museum of Art Fine Arts Faculty Focus: Ann Christenson

August 18 @ 10:00 am - September 13 @ 4:00 pm

The Museum of Art/WSU announces a retrospective journey in a Fine Arts Faculty Focus Exhibition by artist Ann Christenson, Aug. 18– Sept. 13. An opening reception will be held 6 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 28, in the Museum of Art gallery with a talk given by the artist at 7 p.m.  Admission to the museum is […]

Lunch and Learn: First Semester Learning Strategies

Lunch and Learn: First Semester Learning Strategies

September 3 @ 12:00 am - 1:00 pm

  Get ready for the new semester with effective learning strategies for all majors! Do you need to learn how to most effectively learn and retain new concepts? Or maybe how to absorb long lists of information and terms? Jean Labauve, Learning Specialist, has got you covered. She will cover how to most effectively get information […]

Molecular control of gene regulation: Potential, challenges, and solutions

Molecular control of gene regulation: Potential, challenges, and solutions

September 3 @ 12:10 pm - 1:00 pm

The College of Pharmacy Research Seminar Series begins the fall semester with Gregory Poone, Ph.D. as he presents, “Molecular Control of Gene Regulation: Potential, Challenges, and Solutions.” Everyone is invited.

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Museum of Art Fine Arts Faculty Focus: Ann Christenson

Museum of Art Fine Arts Faculty Focus: Ann Christenson

August 18 @ 10:00 am - September 13 @ 4:00 pm

The Museum of Art/WSU announces a retrospective journey in a Fine Arts Faculty Focus Exhibition by artist Ann Christenson, Aug. 18– Sept. 13. An opening reception will be held 6 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 28, in the Museum of Art gallery with a talk given by the artist at 7 p.m.  Admission to the museum is […]

CougSync Connect: Campus & Community Involvement Fair

CougSync Connect: Campus & Community Involvement Fair

September 4 @ 11:00 am - 1:30 pm

Student Involvement and the Center for Civic Engagement are joining forces once again to promote the wide variety of ways students can get involved on campus and in the

Song and Wind: A Recital of Original Works and Transcriptions

Song and Wind: A Recital of Original Works and Transcriptions

September 4 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Chris Dickey, tuba and euphonium Rajung Yang, piano This recital features a blend of original works and transcriptions for the tuba and euphonium.

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Museum of Art Fine Arts Faculty Focus: Ann Christenson

Museum of Art Fine Arts Faculty Focus: Ann Christenson

August 18 @ 10:00 am - September 13 @ 4:00 pm

The Museum of Art/WSU announces a retrospective journey in a Fine Arts Faculty Focus Exhibition by artist Ann Christenson, Aug. 18– Sept. 13. An opening reception will be held 6 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 28, in the Museum of Art gallery with a talk given by the artist at 7 p.m.  Admission to the museum is […]

Nursing – Research 1st Friday Seminar

Nursing – Research 1st Friday Seminar

September 5 @ 12:00 pm - 1:15 pm

Informing Nursing Education: The Meaning and Experience of Cultural Safety as Expressed by Nurses in the Pacific Northwest Lida Dekker, EdD, RN, WSU College of Nursing Vancouver Campus

WSU Planetarium: Harmonia String Quartet

WSU Planetarium: Harmonia String Quartet

September 5 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Live chamber music inspired by the stars under the darkened dome, interwoven with star theater projections and narration of tales. It’s a fantasia of music, stories, and star theater magic you’ll not soon forget.

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Museum of Art Fine Arts Faculty Focus: Ann Christenson

Museum of Art Fine Arts Faculty Focus: Ann Christenson

August 18 @ 10:00 am - September 13 @ 4:00 pm

The Museum of Art/WSU announces a retrospective journey in a Fine Arts Faculty Focus Exhibition by artist Ann Christenson, Aug. 18– Sept. 13. An opening reception will be held 6 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 28, in the Museum of Art gallery with a talk given by the artist at 7 p.m.  Admission to the museum is […]

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Museum of Art Fine Arts Faculty Focus: Ann Christenson

Museum of Art Fine Arts Faculty Focus: Ann Christenson

August 18 @ 10:00 am - September 13 @ 4:00 pm

The Museum of Art/WSU announces a retrospective journey in a Fine Arts Faculty Focus Exhibition by artist Ann Christenson, Aug. 18– Sept. 13. An opening reception will be held 6 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 28, in the Museum of Art gallery with a talk given by the artist at 7 p.m.  Admission to the museum is […]

WSU Planetarium: Harmonia String Quartet

WSU Planetarium: Harmonia String Quartet

September 7 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Live chamber music inspired by the stars under the darkened dome, interwoven with star theater projections and narration of tales. It’s a fantasia of music, stories, and star theater magic you’ll not soon forget.

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Museum of Art Fine Arts Faculty Focus: Ann Christenson

Museum of Art Fine Arts Faculty Focus: Ann Christenson

August 18 @ 10:00 am - September 13 @ 4:00 pm

The Museum of Art/WSU announces a retrospective journey in a Fine Arts Faculty Focus Exhibition by artist Ann Christenson, Aug. 18– Sept. 13. An opening reception will be held 6 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 28, in the Museum of Art gallery with a talk given by the artist at 7 p.m.  Admission to the museum is […]

Public Square: When Free Speech isn’t Free

Public Square: When Free Speech isn’t Free

September 8 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

“Congress shall make no law… abridging the freedom of speech, or of the press; or the right of the people peaceably to assemble” (First Amendment, US Constitution).

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Museum of Art Fine Arts Faculty Focus: Ann Christenson

Museum of Art Fine Arts Faculty Focus: Ann Christenson

August 18 @ 10:00 am - September 13 @ 4:00 pm

The Museum of Art/WSU announces a retrospective journey in a Fine Arts Faculty Focus Exhibition by artist Ann Christenson, Aug. 18– Sept. 13. An opening reception will be held 6 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 28, in the Museum of Art gallery with a talk given by the artist at 7 p.m.  Admission to the museum is […]

Healing Our Heroes – Rural Veteran’s Mental Health Conference

Healing Our Heroes – Rural Veteran’s Mental Health Conference

September 9 @ 7:30 am - 4:30 pm

Presentations Include • Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) • Suicide Prevention • Understanding Military Culture and the Veteran Experience • Getting to Know the Department of Veterans Affairs • Community Resources for Healthcare Professionals and Advocates

Munch and Learn: Mastering test anxiety

Munch and Learn: Mastering test anxiety

September 9 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Testing can make for a very anxious and stressful day. But, it doesn’t have to be that way. Don’t stress, attend this Lunch and Learn instead. Our resident counseling experts, Sophie

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Museum of Art Fine Arts Faculty Focus: Ann Christenson

Museum of Art Fine Arts Faculty Focus: Ann Christenson

August 18 @ 10:00 am - September 13 @ 4:00 pm

The Museum of Art/WSU announces a retrospective journey in a Fine Arts Faculty Focus Exhibition by artist Ann Christenson, Aug. 18– Sept. 13. An opening reception will be held 6 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 28, in the Museum of Art gallery with a talk given by the artist at 7 p.m.  Admission to the museum is […]

Lunch and Learn: Mastering test anxiety (repeat)

Lunch and Learn: Mastering test anxiety (repeat)

September 10 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Testing can make for a very anxious and stressful day. But, it doesn’t have to be that way. Don’t stress, attend this Lunch and Learn instead. Our resident counseling experts, Sophie

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Museum of Art Fine Arts Faculty Focus: Ann Christenson

Museum of Art Fine Arts Faculty Focus: Ann Christenson

August 18 @ 10:00 am - September 13 @ 4:00 pm

The Museum of Art/WSU announces a retrospective journey in a Fine Arts Faculty Focus Exhibition by artist Ann Christenson, Aug. 18– Sept. 13. An opening reception will be held 6 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 28, in the Museum of Art gallery with a talk given by the artist at 7 p.m.  Admission to the museum is […]

9/11 National Day of Service and Remembrance

9/11 National Day of Service and Remembrance

September 11

The WSU Center for Civic Engagement (CCE) invites students, faculty and staff to join us in service on 9/11 National Day of Service and Remembrance. The CCE is offering a variety of special projects on this day, and many other local projects are available on cougsync.wsu.edu.

Harold Sorensen Memorial Golf Tournament set for Sept. 11

Harold Sorensen Memorial Golf Tournament set for Sept. 11

September 11 @ 12:30 pm - 8:00 pm

The Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering will host the first annual Harold Sorensen Memorial Golf Tournament on Thursday, Sept. 11 at the Palouse Ridge Golf Course.  Check-in begins at 12:30 p.m. with a shotgun start at 1:30 p.m.

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Museum of Art Fine Arts Faculty Focus: Ann Christenson

Museum of Art Fine Arts Faculty Focus: Ann Christenson

August 18 @ 10:00 am - September 13 @ 4:00 pm

The Museum of Art/WSU announces a retrospective journey in a Fine Arts Faculty Focus Exhibition by artist Ann Christenson, Aug. 18– Sept. 13. An opening reception will be held 6 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 28, in the Museum of Art gallery with a talk given by the artist at 7 p.m.  Admission to the museum is […]

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Visitor Center Open House and Wine Tasting

Visitor Center Open House and Wine Tasting

September 13 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Spend your pre-game at the Brelsford WSU Visitor Center! This brand new facility features interactive displays and wall graphics designed to build public awareness, understanding, and support of the University’s life-changing teaching, research, and outreach activities. Browse the exhibits, have your photo taken with the 15-foot-tall letters spelling W-S-U,

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Faculty Artist Series: Solo Jazz Piano

Faculty Artist Series: Solo Jazz Piano

September 16 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

General Admission: $10   Sr. Citizens & non-WSU Students: $5    WSU Students with ID: FREE All proceeds from the sales of tickets will benefit the School of Music scholarship fund. Tickets are available in the lobby thirty minutes before concert time.

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GABA and mitophagy: Novel pathomechanisms in disordered GABA metabolism

GABA and mitophagy: Novel pathomechanisms in disordered GABA metabolism

September 17 @ 12:10 pm - 1:00 pm

The College of Pharmacy research seminar series continues with K. Michael Gibson, Ph.D., FACMG.  Dr. Gibson will present, “GABA and Mitophagy: Novel Pathomechanisms in Disordered GABA Metabolism. Everyone is invited.

(M)unch and Learn: Introduction to SALT

(M)unch and Learn: Introduction to SALT

September 17 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

INTRODUCTION TO SALT with Lyssa Thaden What is SALT? A Responsible Borrower Program After working with millions of student borrowers, American Student Assistance® combined 50+ years of knowledge and best practices into a powerful program called SALT. Today, there are more than 250 participating schools and over 635,000 active members. SALT is designed to empower college students and alumni to […]

Munch and Learn: Introduction to SALT

Munch and Learn: Introduction to SALT

September 17 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Come join others to learn about SALT and how it works. All WSU and EWU students, faculty, and staff are invited to join.

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Voiland College Naming Celebration

Voiland College Naming Celebration

September 18 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Please join us as we celebrate the naming of the Voiland College of Engineering and Architecture

Museum of Art/WSU Reception & Lecture: Roger Shimomura: An American Knockoff

Museum of Art/WSU Reception & Lecture: Roger Shimomura: An American Knockoff

September 18 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

The Washington State University Museum of Art announces the exhibition Roger Shimomura: An American Knockoff, September 19 – December 13, 2014.  An opening

The Rise of Human Rights in Native America – book discussion

The Rise of Human Rights in Native America – book discussion

September 18 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Walter Echo-Hawk, a Native American attorney, tribal judge, author, activist, and law professor, will discuss and sign his new book, “In The Light of Justice: The Rise of Human Rights in Native America & the UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples.”

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Museum of Art/WSU Exhibit: Roger Shimomura: An American Knockoff

Museum of Art/WSU Exhibit: Roger Shimomura: An American Knockoff

September 19 @ 10:00 am - December 13 @ 4:00 pm

The Washington State University Museum of Art announces the exhibition Roger Shimomura: An American Knockoff, September 19 – December 13, 2014.  An opening

WSU Planetarium: Maiden Voyage

WSU Planetarium: Maiden Voyage

September 19 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

“First Light” from our new digital projection system. Immerse yourself in the star theater as we celebrate the equinox and highlight the sights in the fall sky.

Spokane’s Hispanic Film Fiesta

Spokane’s Hispanic Film Fiesta

September 19 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm

Join your friends for two films:  Companeras and Cuba Mia (not rated). Time: First film – 7:00 pm-8:00 pm,    second film – 8:00-9:30 pm with refreshments from 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm Location: Phase 1 Classroom auditorium, Spokane Cost: Free

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Museum of Art/WSU Exhibit: Roger Shimomura: An American Knockoff

Museum of Art/WSU Exhibit: Roger Shimomura: An American Knockoff

September 19 @ 10:00 am - December 13 @ 4:00 pm

The Washington State University Museum of Art announces the exhibition Roger Shimomura: An American Knockoff, September 19 – December 13, 2014.  An opening

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Museum of Art/WSU Exhibit: Roger Shimomura: An American Knockoff

Museum of Art/WSU Exhibit: Roger Shimomura: An American Knockoff

September 19 @ 10:00 am - December 13 @ 4:00 pm

The Washington State University Museum of Art announces the exhibition Roger Shimomura: An American Knockoff, September 19 – December 13, 2014.  An opening

WSU Planetarium: Maiden Voyage

WSU Planetarium: Maiden Voyage

September 21 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

“First Light” from our new digital projection system. Immerse yourself in the star theater as we celebrate the equinox and highlight the sights in the fall sky. 

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Museum of Art/WSU Exhibit: Roger Shimomura: An American Knockoff

Museum of Art/WSU Exhibit: Roger Shimomura: An American Knockoff

September 19 @ 10:00 am - December 13 @ 4:00 pm

The Washington State University Museum of Art announces the exhibition Roger Shimomura: An American Knockoff, September 19 – December 13, 2014.  An opening

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Museum of Art/WSU Exhibit: Roger Shimomura: An American Knockoff

Museum of Art/WSU Exhibit: Roger Shimomura: An American Knockoff

September 19 @ 10:00 am - December 13 @ 4:00 pm

The Washington State University Museum of Art announces the exhibition Roger Shimomura: An American Knockoff, September 19 – December 13, 2014.  An opening

Spokane’s Hispanic Film Fiesta

Spokane’s Hispanic Film Fiesta

September 23 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Sponsored by the WSU Diversity Events Subcommittee: Two Showings of the film:  Posada (1 hour documentary/not rated).   The journeys of Densi, Johnny, and Wilber, teenagers living in the U.S., undocumented and without parents. 12:00 noon and 6:00 pm.  Snacks will be served. Cost is Free

Gary P. Brinson Distinguished Lecture Series

Gary P. Brinson Distinguished Lecture Series

September 23 @ 4:15 pm - 5:30 pm

David Darst, managing director and chief investment strategist of Morgan Stanley Wealth Management, will present “Asset Allocation and Investment Strategy, ” during the free,

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Museum of Art/WSU Exhibit: Roger Shimomura: An American Knockoff

Museum of Art/WSU Exhibit: Roger Shimomura: An American Knockoff

September 19 @ 10:00 am - December 13 @ 4:00 pm

The Washington State University Museum of Art announces the exhibition Roger Shimomura: An American Knockoff, September 19 – December 13, 2014.  An opening

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Museum of Art/WSU Exhibit: Roger Shimomura: An American Knockoff

Museum of Art/WSU Exhibit: Roger Shimomura: An American Knockoff

September 19 @ 10:00 am - December 13 @ 4:00 pm

The Washington State University Museum of Art announces the exhibition Roger Shimomura: An American Knockoff, September 19 – December 13, 2014.  An opening

Quarter Century Club Breakfast

Quarter Century Club Breakfast

September 25 @ 8:00 am - 10:00 am

Each year the Quarter Century Club hosts a recognition event to honor faculty and staff who have reached the impressive milestone of 25 years of service to Washington State University.

Lunch and Learn: Relationships and Dating

Lunch and Learn: Relationships and Dating

September 25 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

RELATIONSHIPS AND DATING with Sophie Miller, WSU Spokane Counseling Services Relationships with significant others, partners, spouses, and friendships require ongoing maintenance and effective communication. In our Relationships and Dating workshop we will give you tools for maintaining healthy relationships throughout your lifetime. Using principles from world renowned couples therapist Dr. John Gottman, we will provide you with […]

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Museum of Art/WSU Exhibit: Roger Shimomura: An American Knockoff

Museum of Art/WSU Exhibit: Roger Shimomura: An American Knockoff

September 19 @ 10:00 am - December 13 @ 4:00 pm

The Washington State University Museum of Art announces the exhibition Roger Shimomura: An American Knockoff, September 19 – December 13, 2014.  An opening

Measurement invariance applied to scales measuring opioid withdrawal

Measurement invariance applied to scales measuring opioid withdrawal

September 26 @ 12:10 pm - 1:00 pm

Nursing Analytic Brown Bag Series: Join Celestina Barbosa-Leiker, PhD, and her talk about measuring opioid withdrawal.  Faculty, post-docs, and graduate students are encouraged to participate in a series of interactive meetings intended to facilitate learning and exchange about quantitative and qualitative research methods and techniques.  Students and/or faculty will do brief 20-30 minute presentations on an […]

A Moving Sound (Sheng Dong) in Concert

A Moving Sound (Sheng Dong) in Concert

September 26 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Traditional, authentic, original and on tour in the U.S! Taiwan’s A Moving Sound brings the rich culture of its homeland to the stage in a concert of music and dance. This FREE Concert is part of the 2nd Annual Humanitas Festival. Seating is available on a first-come first-seated basis.

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Museum of Art/WSU Exhibit: Roger Shimomura: An American Knockoff

Museum of Art/WSU Exhibit: Roger Shimomura: An American Knockoff

September 19 @ 10:00 am - December 13 @ 4:00 pm

The Washington State University Museum of Art announces the exhibition Roger Shimomura: An American Knockoff, September 19 – December 13, 2014.  An opening

Young Native Playwrights Initiative

Young Native Playwrights Initiative

September 27 @ 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm

Monologues and short-plays written by Nez Perce and Coeur d’Alene youth are performed by professional Native American actors. This event is part of the 2014 Humanitas Festival, celebrating world arts. Admission is FREE and all are welcome.

Sweet Honey in the Rock – 40th Anniversary Tour

Sweet Honey in the Rock – 40th Anniversary Tour

September 27 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Creating music out of the rich textures of African American legacy and traditions, this Grammy-nominated a cappella ensemble’s collective voice is filled with soulful harmonies

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Museum of Art/WSU Exhibit: Roger Shimomura: An American Knockoff

Museum of Art/WSU Exhibit: Roger Shimomura: An American Knockoff

September 19 @ 10:00 am - December 13 @ 4:00 pm

The Washington State University Museum of Art announces the exhibition Roger Shimomura: An American Knockoff, September 19 – December 13, 2014.  An opening

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Museum of Art/WSU Exhibit: Roger Shimomura: An American Knockoff

Museum of Art/WSU Exhibit: Roger Shimomura: An American Knockoff

September 19 @ 10:00 am - December 13 @ 4:00 pm

The Washington State University Museum of Art announces the exhibition Roger Shimomura: An American Knockoff, September 19 – December 13, 2014.  An opening

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Museum of Art/WSU Exhibit: Roger Shimomura: An American Knockoff

Museum of Art/WSU Exhibit: Roger Shimomura: An American Knockoff

September 19 @ 10:00 am - December 13 @ 4:00 pm

The Washington State University Museum of Art announces the exhibition Roger Shimomura: An American Knockoff, September 19 – December 13, 2014.  An opening

Faculty Artist Series: Trumpet and Organ: Pictures at an Exhibition

Faculty Artist Series: Trumpet and Organ: Pictures at an Exhibition

September 30 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

General Admission: $10   Sr. Citizens & non-WSU Students: $5    WSU Students with ID: FREE All proceeds from the sales of tickets will benefit the School of Music scholarship fund. Tickets are available in the lobby thirty minutes before concert time.