Salmon Creek — Washington State University Vancouver recently received a $25,000 donation from Opsahl Dawson, a Vancouver-based accounting firm.
The money will be split between an accounting fellowship and sponsorship of the college’s annual Notable Alumni Award for the next five years.
“WSU Vancouver’s accounting program instills a passion for excellence, customer focus and attention to detail in its graduates,” Aaron Dawson, president of Opsahl Dawson, said in a press release sent out by the school. “We are proud to support the university’s work to train the CPAs we need in Southwest Washington. These graduates are the future of our business.”