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A Leonard legacy
Fall 2011
Elmer O. Leonard started as a student at Washington State College in 1915. When the call came in 1918, he headed to Europe and the Great War as a soldier. Like a number of other young men, he was killed in combat and never returned to P...
Categories: Alumni, WSU history
Tags: Family, Veterans, Firefighters

On call
Winter 2003
Student firefighters at Washington State University have a long tradition of protecting their campus.
Categories: Campus life
Tags: Firefighters

Hot shot
Winter 2001
“Nothing beats a hot shot crew. You are like the green berets, the special forces of fire. It’s a camaraderie like no other.”WHEN CHRIS BOLZ came looking for summer work nine years ago, the fire boss took one look at the athlet...
Categories: Alumni
Tags: Forest fires, Firefighters