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Awards & Achievements

WSU fundraising surpasses $154.3 million in FY2022

In all, donors generously supported 1,905 different projects, initiatives, or funds system-wide, benefitting academic, research, and outreach efforts in every college and at each of the university’s six campuses.

NIH grant to expand research into tick‑borne diseases

A $2.1 million grant from the National Institutes of Health will allow WSU researchers to take the next steps toward blocking transmission of Lyme disease and anaplasmosis.

Sasi Pillay named CIO of the year

Pillay, vice president of Information Technology Services and chief information officer, was named CIO of the Year by the InspireCIO Leadership Network.