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Awards & Achievements

A $1.5 million gift inspired by a passion for animals

Ed and Lorraine Bargagliotti’s long relationship with a WSU alumnus and veterinarian inspired them to donate $1.5 million of their estate to the College of Veterinary Medicine.

WSU’s Glynda Becker‑Fenter joins APLU board

The university’s assistant vice president for federal engagement and advocacy will serve on the the Association of Public and Land‑grant Universities’ board as the representative from the Council on Government Affairs.

Aspiring WSU agricultural educator is new FFA National President

Cole Baerlocher will be the first Washingtonian to become the national president of the organization that prepares youth for leadership and careers in the science, business and technology of agriculture.

Murrow Symposium helps grad get job with NBC Nightly News

Cameron Limes landed a job on award-winning journalist Lester Holt’s news crew six months after interviewing the NBC Nightly News anchor during the annual symposium.

Boeing gift strengthens first‑gen student programs

The donation will support First at WSU initiatives and enable first-generation students to attend mentoring programs and leadership conferences such as the one pictured here in 2019.