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All About Everett
Winter 2011

The blue-collar Snohomish County city just 25 miles north of Seattle recently asked WSU to take over the University Center where graduates of its community college can go on to complete four-year degrees in a variety of  disciplines, including engineering. Snohomish, Skagit, and Island counties have been underserved by the state's four-year programs.

Categories: Washington state history, Education
Tags: Everett, Boeing, Ports, Higher education

A great sail: Scott Carson '72
Fall 2006
The meeting happened a few weeks after Scott Carson had accepted his new job.In December 2004, Carson ('72 Bus. Admin.) was put in charge of the Boeing Co.'s Commercial Airplanes Group sales team and mandated to recapture the lead in the worldwide...
Categories: Business, Alumni
Tags: Sales, Boeing

Solving Boeing's Problems
Spring 2004
The Boeing Company has a problem.Lindsey Caton, a Boeing vision sensors and optics specialist, has taken apart yet another $3,500 camera that he has been trying to use to document the company's manufacturing processes. Out of it oozes Boelube, the...
Categories: WSU students, Engineering
Tags: Boeing

Boeing's Mike Bair & the 7E7: Dreamliner or paper airplane?
Winter 2003
Wherever Boeing ends up building it, the 7E7 will be lighter, more fuel efficient, and more comfortable. It's up to Mike Bair '78 to get this new airplane off the ground.
Categories: Alumni, Business
Tags: Boeing, Aviation