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Pacific NW raises a glass to perry — sparkling and still
August 29, 2017

By Linda Weiford, WSU News

Glass of perryWENATCHEE, Wash. – An alcoholic beverage made from fermented pears that was a favorite drink of Napoleon’s is gaining popularity in the United States, thanks to a wave of hard apple cider producers in the Pacific Northwest.

WSU students return as mentors at migrant academy
July 11, 2017

By Steve Nakata, Administrative Services

Gizelle SandovalPULLMAN, Wash. – When Gizelle Sandoval arrived on the Washington State University campus a few years ago for the Dare to Dream Math and Science Academy, the high school junior wasn’t sure wasn’t sure she wanted to be here. 

New distilled spirits analysis earns WSU team top honors at world conference
June 26, 2017

distilled spirits analysis bottlesBy Maegan Murray, WSU Tri-Cities

RICHLAND, Wash. – A team from Washington State University recently took home top honors in the research poster competition at the Worldwide Distilled Spirits Conference in Glasgow, Scotland, for research on a technique typically used to evaluate the characteristics of wine.

Governor’s summit aims to form ‘Network of Champions’
May 30, 2017

Gov Summit LogoOLYMPIA, Wash. – Gov. Jay Inslee is convening a statewide summit Wednesday, May 31, that promises to bring together hundreds of leaders from business, industry, labor, education and community groups to discuss next steps needed to move more Washington youth into high-demand jobs.

6 inches of Mount St. Helens ash fell on Lind, Wash. — why?
May 15, 2017

Welcome to LindBy Linda Weiford, WSU News

LIND, Wash. – The day Mount St. Helens erupted, Gladie Nagamitsu vividly remembers when noon turned to midnight and the sky started raining down on the tiny farming town of Lind, Wash., where she lives.

Junior faculty receive seed funding from WSU
May 5, 2017

planting seeds - new faculty seed grantsBy Alyssa Patrick, Office of Research

Nine junior faculty from across WSU colleges and campuses received New Faculty Seed Grants to kick-start development of their research, scholarly or creative portfolios.