CAHNRS is more than agriculture. With 24 majors, 19 minors, and 27 graduate level programs, we are one of the largest, most diverse colleges at WSU. CAHNRS Cougs are making a difference in the wellbeing of individuals, families, and communities, improving ecological and economic systems, and advancing agricultural sciences.
President Barack Obama announced that on November 24, William “Bill” D. Ruckelshaus will receive the 2015 Presidential Medal of Freedom at a ceremony at the White House.
This year, harvest of evergreen boughs for holiday garlands and wreaths got a late start thanks to the warmest October on record. Just what the economic impact is won’t be clear until the holiday season is over.
For decades, if not centuries, the changing color of a grape’s seed has played a role in determining when winemakers harvest grapes. After complex experiments, though, WSU researchers have determined that seed colors don’t have the long-held impact, contrary to wine mythology.
From new cideries and orchards around the state to cider science at Washington State University, the fermented beverage has come back in a big way.
CAHNRS leads in discovery through its high-quality research programs. In 2014, CAHNRS received research funding exceeding $81.5M. This accounts for nearly 40% of all research funding received by WSU.
With 24 majors, 19 minors, and 27 graduate level programs, CAHNRS is one of the largest, most diverse colleges at WSU.
CAHNRS students are awarded more than $600,000 in scholarships annually.
CAHNRS has 39 student clubs and organizations to enhance student experiences and opportunities.