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WSU Extension part of grant to boost mental health resources in rural, underserved areas

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WSU Extension is part of a new program created to increase access to mental health treatment and recovery for students in rural and underserved school…

Forest debris could shelter mountain huckleberry from climate change

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Forestry scientists study how fallen logs could shelter the huckleberry from a hotter, drier future

WSU Extension awarded grant to promote digital inclusion in rural Grays Harbor County

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A new grant will help WSU’s Grays Harbor County Extension advance its mission of bringing digital resources directly to Native nations and rural communities.

WSU Extension working to expand reliable, high-speed broadband access statewide

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Washington State University Extension is collaboratively leading the charge to expand statewide access to reliable, high-speed internet.

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With 22 majors, 19 minors, and 27 graduate programs, the College of Agricultural, Human, and Natural Resource Sciences is one of the largest and most innovative colleges at WSU.

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In fiscal year 2022, CAHNRS secured more than $85.6 million in extramural funding. Our College accounts for more than 35 percent of all WSU extramural funding.

 

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CAHNRS awards more than $850,000 in scholarships annually. To enhance experiences and opportunities, students can participate in 40 different clubs and organizations.

 

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The WSU meat judging team shows ribbons and plaques from their championship wins at the National Western Stock Show, held Jan. 15, 2023, in Denver, Colo. Read more about their accomplishment on WSU Insider. I…

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WSU wine industry research liaison recognized with Walter J. Clore Award

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Melissa Hansen, Washington State Wine Commission research program director, is the 2022 Walter J. Clore Award winner. The award recognizes her work to establish a…

WSU Extension part of grant to boost mental health resources in rural, underserved areas

WSU Extension part of grant to boost mental health resources in rural, underserved areas

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WSU Extension is part of a new program created to increase access to mental health treatment and recovery for students in rural and underserved school…
Forest debris could shelter mountain huckleberry from climate change

Forest debris could shelter mountain huckleberry from climate change

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Forestry scientists study how fallen logs could shelter the huckleberry from a hotter, drier future
WSU Extension working to expand reliable, high-speed broadband access statewide

WSU Extension working to expand reliable, high-speed broadband access statewide

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Washington State University Extension is collaboratively leading the charge to expand statewide access to reliable, high-speed internet.
WSU wins first meat judging contest in over 50 years

WSU wins first meat judging contest in over 50 years

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WSU’s meat judging team won Champion Team Overall at the National Western Stock Show, their first contest in 50 years.
Award supports biofuel sustainability research through specialized equipment access

Award supports biofuel sustainability research through specialized equipment access

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A team of WSU researchers was awarded one of 20 exploratory grants to more precisely understand how plants use nutrients from soil at the level…
WSU grape smoke exposure expert named Innovator of the Year by Wine Enthusiast Magazine

WSU grape smoke exposure expert named Innovator of the Year by Wine Enthusiast Magazine

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Department of V&E Assistant Professor Tom Collins was recently selected as Wine Enthusiast Magazine’s Innovator of the Year for his influential research on grape smoke…

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