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Category: Events & Exhibits

July 24-26: Workshops to protect, increase pollinators

By Kate Halstead, WSU Extension

alfalfa-leafcutter-beeEVERETT, Wash. – Learn how bees and other essential pollinators are faring and what you can do to increase their numbers during Pollinator Passion Weekend July 24-26 at Washington State University Snohomish County Extension, 600 128th St. SE, Everett, inside McCollum Park.Continue reading

WSU regents schedule special meeting for July 7

PULLMAN, Wash. – The Board of Regents of Washington State University will hold a special meeting via teleconference at 10 a.m. Tuesday, July 7, to give recognition to the accomplishments of the late WSU  President Elson S. Floyd, to consider appointment of an interim president, and to appoint an ad hoc WSU Presidential Search Advisory Committee.Continue reading

July 9: Field day highlights research programs

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By Cathy McKenzie, WSU Mount Vernon

MOUNT VERNON, Wash. – Pollination, plant pathogens, and pesticide alternatives are a recurring theme in the 2015 WSU Mount Vernon NWREC Annual Field Day, which includes a lengthy walking field tour, research project updates, and an agricultural community barbecue July 9 at the Research Center, 16650 State Route 536 (Memorial Highway).Continue reading

Health Sciences Institute welcomes Native American students

By Kevin Dudley, WSU Spokane

health-sciences-institute-webSPOKANE, Wash. – The 20th annual Na-ha-shnee Native American Health Sciences Institute – a 12-day summer camp for Native American and Alaska Native high school students interested in health science careers – will be on the WSU Spokane campus June 21-July 2.Continue reading

July 1: Research center hosts free science expo, lunch

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PROSSER, Wash. – Research posters, presentations, awards and lunch will be presented free to the public 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Wednesday, July 1, at the Walter Clore Center, 2140 Wine Country Rd., to showcase research from the Washington State University Irrigated Agriculture Research and Extension Center in Prosser (IAREC).Continue reading