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Next teaching leader, Tadd Wheeler, joins WSU’s Agricultural Technology and Production Management program

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Tadd Wheeler prepare students for careers that blend technological know-how with modern agriculture
WSU researchers join $9.8M project to study low-moisture food safety

WSU researchers join $9.8M project to study low-moisture food safety

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Low-moisture foods, like cereals and flour, dried fruit and nuts, have been recalled repeatedly in the last few years, posing health risks to consumers and…
New degree in place for wine students

New degree in place for wine students

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Students can now earn a bachelor’s degree in Viticulture and Enology from WSU.
Congratulations to Shane Giese, CAHNRS senior development director, on retirement

Congratulations to Shane Giese, CAHNRS senior development director, on retirement

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Shane Giese, senior director of Alumni and Development in the College of Agricultural, Human, and Natural Resource Sciences, will retire June 30, 2020, after leading…
CAHNRS welcomes new lead fundraiser

CAHNRS welcomes new lead fundraiser

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Nicholas Dolce takes over as Senior Director of Development for the College of Agricultural Human, and Natural Resource Sciences starting July 1. Nick comes to…
Robotic crop pollination goal of new $1 million grant

Robotic crop pollination goal of new $1 million grant

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A team led by WSU scientists received grant to develop robotic technology for crop pollination.
Highlighting rural broadband access gap, WSU-supported Broadband Action Team draws interest from FCC chairman

Highlighting rural broadband access gap, WSU-supported Broadband Action Team draws interest from FCC chairman

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Collaborative effort to reveal gaps in broadband availability draws interest of Federal Communications Commission
Ganjyal directs advances in food safety, health, value as School of Food Science interim director

Ganjyal directs advances in food safety, health, value as School of Food Science interim director

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Interim director Girish Ganjyal leads education, research, and outreach in food safety, dairy science, and healthier products.
Vulnerable populations hardest hit in pandemic labor market

Vulnerable populations hardest hit in pandemic labor market

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New WSU research shows the economic impact of the COVID-19 global pandemic has significantly affected vulnerable and underrepresented groups when it comes to being able…
4-H program preserves Latin American culture

4-H program preserves Latin American culture

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BELLINGHAM, Wash. – Hispanic youth in Whatcom County are learning about traditional Latin American dances, folklore, and crafts in a new Washington State University Extension-led…
Alumni donation will keep hands virus-free

Alumni donation will keep hands virus-free

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Winery owners donate hand sanitizer to WSU Tri-Cities campus to help keep students, faculty, and staff safe.
Statement from the Dean: Reaffirming support and justice for our peers of color

Statement from the Dean: Reaffirming support and justice for our peers of color

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Regardless of our race, color, or ethnicity, we all have a role to play in ending racism.
Extension leader Todd Murray to direct WSU Puyallup Research and Extension Center

Extension leader Todd Murray to direct WSU Puyallup Research and Extension Center

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WSU alumnus leads team integrating watershed science, agriculture, urban landscape management, human health.
Chad Kruger to oversee WSU’s Tree Fruit Research and Extension Center

Chad Kruger to oversee WSU’s Tree Fruit Research and Extension Center

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Chad Kruger, current director of WSU’s Northwestern Washington Research & Extension Center (NWREC) in Mount Vernon, the Puyallup Research & Extension Center, and the Center…
Horticulturist Carol Miles to direct WSU’s Mount Vernon NW WA Research & Extension Center

Horticulturist Carol Miles to direct WSU’s Mount Vernon NW WA Research & Extension Center

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New director brings international perspective to the future of food Starting July 1, 2020, Carol Miles is the new interim director of Washington State University’s…
Weekly organic produce sales return at WSU farm

Weekly organic produce sales return at WSU farm

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WSU’s Eggert Family Organic Farm hosts weekly public produce sales every Friday afternoon from 3-6 p.m. through October.
Play Home, Play Healthy service learning project helps parents educating at home

Play Home, Play Healthy service learning project helps parents educating at home

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Graduate students at Washington State University are promoting simple activities that help families with children build life skills through a new program called Play Home,…
WSU offers exclusive license to new raspberry, Cascade Premier

WSU offers exclusive license to new raspberry, Cascade Premier

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Business partner sought to commercially propagate new red raspberry cultivar
New Horticulture chair to focus on service and industry partnership

New Horticulture chair to focus on service and industry partnership

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Amit Dhingra takes over as Horticulture chair on July 1.
New cave installed for bears

New cave installed for bears

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The WSU Bear Center has a new man-made cave, giving the bears something novel to explore in their exercise yard.
Animal Sciences grad Willy Navarro: Let nothing come between you and your dreams

Animal Sciences grad Willy Navarro: Let nothing come between you and your dreams

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First-gen grad overcomes challenges, doubts to earn Animal Sciences degree
New model gives wineries better data from existing tests

New model gives wineries better data from existing tests

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A WSU research team has made it easier for winemakers to test the chemical makeup of red wine to get the vino they’re looking for.
Scientists uncover plant protein’s role in cellular architecture, drought survival

Scientists uncover plant protein’s role in cellular architecture, drought survival

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Little-understood protein guides development to regulate flow from roots to shoots
Cross-country journey kick started award-winning wine student’s career

Cross-country journey kick started award-winning wine student’s career

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WSU senior named the Wine Spectator Wine Science Student of the Year.
New chair prepares future of textile and apparel industry

New chair prepares future of textile and apparel industry

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Prof. Ting Chi takes over as chair of the WSU Department of Apparel, Merchandising, Design, and Textiles.
WSU International Quinoa Research Symposium goes virtual for second year

WSU International Quinoa Research Symposium goes virtual for second year

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Learn about the newest advances surrounding this valuable superfood crop
New doctoral grad researching ‘black box of soil’

New doctoral grad researching ‘black box of soil’

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Grad explores personal growth, carbon’s role deep in soil
WSU Extension food safety experts share ways to protect your family, community during COVID-19

WSU Extension food safety experts share ways to protect your family, community during COVID-19

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Extension team offers free guides to shop, plan meals, feed families safely
Extension, DNR offer free online classes to enhance forested property

Extension, DNR offer free online classes to enhance forested property

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The COVID-19 emergency is not slowing down the Washington State University Extension Forestry and the Washington State Department of Natural Resources’ Forest Stewardship education program. As…
Aggie of the Year and Top 10 Student: Graduating senior racks up honors

Aggie of the Year and Top 10 Student: Graduating senior racks up honors

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New WSU alumna Katie Doonan finishes her undergraduate career with two top honors.
Land-grant mission steers WSU’s drive-in Wi-Fi partnership

Land-grant mission steers WSU’s drive-in Wi-Fi partnership

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WSU Extension helps launch high-speed wireless connections statewide