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CAHNRS stands in solidarity with the Black college community. Read Dean Wright’s statement. #BlackLivesMatter

WSU potato scientist champions research, student learning as U.S. association president

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WSU scientist supports future of industry as Potato Association of America president.

Food sensory scientist Carolyn Ross earns Sahlin Excellence Award for instruction

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Award-winning instructor prepares students to address real challenges, be strong teammates.

Zeitgeist in fashion: Virtual WSU Fashion Show explores moods, challenges of 2021

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Apparel design students present 2021 WSU Fashion Show by video.

Washington State University Extension to provide prediabetes risk screening in SW WA

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WSU Extension helps Washington residents learn if they are at risk for diabetes in April screenings.

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 2016, CAHNRS secured research funding exceeding $83 million, which accounts for more than 40% of all WSU research funding.

 

Support for Students

CAHNRS awards roughly $700,000 in scholarships annually. And 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.

 

Learn more about CAHNRS

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

National awards honor Extension Forestry team’s online education efforts

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Gold, silver awards for innovative field webinars, Forester’s notes
University students create new wine for auction to benefit WSU Viticulture & Enology

University students create new wine for auction to benefit WSU Viticulture & Enology

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An exclusive wine created by seniors of the WSU wine science program will be available for purchase at this month’s Auction of Washington Wines Private…
Washington State University Extension to provide prediabetes risk screening in SW WA

Washington State University Extension to provide prediabetes risk screening in SW WA

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WSU Extension helps Washington residents learn if they are at risk for diabetes in April screenings.
Award will help study and fight soil compaction

Award will help study and fight soil compaction

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WSU scientists Haly Neely leads soil compaction study using funds from prestigious New Innovator Award she won.
WSU student envisions a future of life on Mars in senior fashion showcase

WSU student envisions a future of life on Mars in senior fashion showcase

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High fashion often looks out of this world. WSU senior Brandon Dunbar is designing pieces to be worn on another planet. Dunbar’s style has echoes…
Zeitgeist in fashion: Virtual WSU Fashion Show explores moods, challenges of 2021

Zeitgeist in fashion: Virtual WSU Fashion Show explores moods, challenges of 2021

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Apparel design students present 2021 WSU Fashion Show by video.
First gen WSU wine alumnus creates new Petit Verdot

First gen WSU wine alumnus creates new Petit Verdot

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WALLA WALLA, Wash. – At 31 years old, WSU Viticulture & Enology alumnus Noel Perez (‘20) recently created and launched a 2016 Petit Verdot under…

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