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Coug Life,
WSU Spokane News
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Brain injury expert returns to WSU
September 13, 2019

Darrell Jackson wants to train a new generation of healthcare practitioners in the Inland Northwest to help people with ALS and other neurodegenerative diseases live longer, healthier and happier lives.

Food & Agriculture
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WSU researchers grow citrus disease bacteria in the lab
September 11, 2019

The first-of-its-kind development is expected to make it easier to find treatments for a disease that has destroyed millions of acres of orange, grapefruit and lemon groves around the world.

University Affairs,
WSU Spokane News
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Spokane town halls with president, provost
September 12, 2019

Faculty, staff and students at WSU Health Sciences Spokane are invited to join President Kirk Schulz and new Provost and Executive Vice President Mitzi Montoya on Sept. 12 and 13.

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Science & Technology

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Saving sage-grouse by relocation
August 26, 2019

Moving can be tough, but eventually most of us acclimate to new surroundings. That’s true for humans, and research from WSU shows it’s the same for sage-grouse too.

Closeup of Candis Claiborn
Improving STEM student retention
August 21, 2019

An interdisciplinary research team led by a WSU professor will study ways to improve retention of students in engineering and computer science.

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Food & Agriculture

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Health & Medicine

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Nurse practitioner project expanding
September 6, 2019

A $2.8 million grant will provide financial support for up to 40 full‑time nurse practitioner students who are interested in working in rural areas or with underserved populations.

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