By Erik Gomez, Voiland College of Engineering & Architecture intern PULLMAN, Wash. – Fanglin Che, a recent Washington State University Ph.D. graduate in chemical engineering, has received an Excellent Self-financed Student Abroad Scholarship of $6,000 from the Chinese government.
By Lori Maricle, College of Pharmacy SPOKANE, Wash. – A member of the first graduating class of the four-year bachelor of science in pharmacy degree at Washington State Agricultural College (now Washington State University), Geraldine (“Jeri”) J. Kerr celebrated her 100th birthday on April 16.
By C. Brandon Chapman, College of Education PORT TOWNSEND, Wash. – Washington State University alumna and Port Townsend science teacher Lois Sherwood is among the statewide winners who will compete nationally for the Presidential Award for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching.
By Marissa Mararac, Voiland College of Engineering & Architecture TACOMA, Wash. – Erin Patterson, a 2013 Washington State University alumna in materials science and engineering, recently was named Bradken’s Young Employee of the Year.
UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. – Washington State University alumna Amy Freeman, assistant dean of engineering diversity at Penn State, is a recipient of that school’s 2015 Council of College Multicultural Leadership Way Paver Award.
By Tina Hilding, Voiland College of Engineering & Architecture TACOMA, Wash. – As a pioneer in her field, Elaine Thomas joins generations of women in the traditional art of baking – but at 3,000 degrees.
BOZEMAN, Mont. – By the time she earned her bachelor’s degree from Washington State University (’87 chemistry and biochemistry), Joan Blanchette Broderick had worked in four research labs, published three papers, knew she loved chemistry and realized she wanted a career in research.