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WSU Extension, Dept. of Commerce partner to expand rural broadband access, equity

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Extension, partners helping provide better, more equitable access to reliable, high-speed internet for Tribes and counties.

Dean Wendy Powers joins College of Agricultural, Human, and Natural Resource Sciences

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Wendy Powers, the first Cashup Davis Family Endowed Dean, joined WSU’s College of Agricultural, Human, and Natural Resource Sciences on Aug. 15, 2022. Above, she…

Forestry field day helps Vashon property owners care for trees

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Learn how to sustain healthy, functioning forests on Vashon Island.

New student exchange to Germany explores resilient, sustainable crop traits

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New program helps students learn how crop research advances happen through international cooperation.

College of Agricultural, Human, and Natural Resource Science

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.

Leaders in Discovery

In fiscal year 2020, CAHNRS secured more than $84 million in extramural funding. Our College accounts for more than 31 percent of all WSU extramural funding.

 

Support for Students

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

 

Real-World Impacts

CAHNRS Cougs extend science to serve individuals, families, and communities at home and around the world. Our impacts enhance quality of life, improve ecological and economic systems, and advance agricultural science.

 

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Plant Sciences Building

The Plant Sciences Building continues WSU’s land-grant legacy by training the next generation of researchers and industry professionals.

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Your support for the CAHNRS and WSU Extension Excellence Funds allows us to enhance the educational experience and bolster our college’s programs, faculty, and facilities

CAHNRS News

New entomology scholarship honors WSU adjunct professor, alumna Laurel Hansen

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Alumna’s impact on entomology industry recognized through new scholarship.
Dean Wendy Powers joins College of Agricultural, Human, and Natural Resource Sciences

Dean Wendy Powers joins College of Agricultural, Human, and Natural Resource Sciences

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Wendy Powers, the first Cashup Davis Family Endowed Dean, joined WSU’s College of Agricultural, Human, and Natural Resource Sciences on Aug. 15, 2022. Above, she…
Forestry field day helps Vashon property owners care for trees

Forestry field day helps Vashon property owners care for trees

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Learn how to sustain healthy, functioning forests on Vashon Island.
New student exchange to Germany explores resilient, sustainable crop traits

New student exchange to Germany explores resilient, sustainable crop traits

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New program helps students learn how crop research advances happen through international cooperation.
Habitat survey sheds light on survival of iconic mule deer

Habitat survey sheds light on survival of iconic mule deer

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What’s happening to iconic mule deer could affect range of wild species.
Protect livestock, pets during summer heat wave

Protect livestock, pets during summer heat wave

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Temperature spikes put livestock animals and pets at risk, warn extension experts.
New grant to help youth in foster care succeed in college

New grant to help youth in foster care succeed in college

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A new study led by WSU faculty wants to make the transition to higher education less intimidating and more realistic for youths in the foster…

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