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Awards & Achievements

Students win top NASA honor for moon dust project

A WSU student team won the prestigious Artemis Award at NASA’s Breakthrough, Innovative and Game-changing Idea Challenge for their prototype to clean lunar dust from spacesuits.

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.