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Civil and Environmental Engineering

Students win environmental challenge competition

Civil and environmental engineering students recently took the top prize in the 2021 Pacific Northwest Air & Wastewater Management Association Environmental Challenge for their creative solutions to climate change.

Researchers receive $125,000 from Cougar Cage program

From upcycling agricultural waste to cancer research in Tasmanian devils, six projects proposed by WSU researchers received funding from members of the philanthropic Palouse Club.

WSU part of $7.6 million smoke exposure study on grapes, wine

Washington is the second-largest wine producing state in the U.S. with over 1,000 wineries that produce over 17 million cases of wine each year, contributing to $8.4 billion in annual in‑state economic impact.

Celebrating first‑gen Cougs: WSU Pullman

In the days leading up to National First-Generation Day on Nov. 8, the WSU Insider is featuring first-generation students, faculty, and staff on each of the university’s campuses.

Trimble and WSU establish Trimble Technology Lab

The lab’s aim is to help the university produce “work‑ready, day‑one” graduates by providing training in the tools they’ll ultimately use in the office and field upon graduation.