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Awards and honors

Awards and honors

If you or someone you know has received an honor, please e-mail the information to Cynthia King at cynking@wsu.edu. • Bridgette Johnson, manager of field operations, parking and transportation services, received the February Crimson Spirit Award, which is given monthly to an employee who demonstrates superior service, creativity, problem solving, extra effort, or trust and […]

Awards and Honors

If you or someone you know has received an honor, please e-mail the information to Cynthia King at cynking@wsu.edu. • Nanoscientist Lai-Sheng Wang, professor of physics and materials science at WSU Tri-Cities and affiliate senior chief scientist at Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL), has been elected to the rank of fellow in the American Association […]

Faculty member honored for international work

Naidu Rayapati, a plant virologist at the Washington State University Prosser Irrigated Agriculture Research and Extension Center, has received the International Service Award from the American Phytopathological Society. The award recognizes outstanding contributions to plant pathology by international members for countries other than their own. Rayapati was honored for accomplishments in solving virus disease problems […]

Awards & Honors

• Paul Hirzel,associate professor in the School of Architecture and Construction Management, Greg Kessler,director and associate professor in the School of Architecture and Construction Management, and former student Mike Jobes recently received one of three honor awards from the American Institute of Architects Seattle. There were 150 entries. The award was for “The Canyon House” […]

Awards & Honors

Laila Miletic-Vejzovic, head of Washington State University’s Manuscripts, Archives and Special Collections, has been awarded a Fulbright Scholar Grant for lecturing and research in library science at the Research Library in Zadar, Croatia, during a six-month sabbatical that begins this month. Miletic-Vejzovic will initiate, develop and implement a project to provide access to the most […]

Awards & Honors

• Battelle executive Dennis B. Cearlock received WSU’s Alumni Achievement Award last month. He was recognized for “superb corporate achievement as founder, president and CEO of two national companies, as an executive for Battelle Memorial Institute, and for generous support of Washington State University and Sigma Nu fraternity.” Cearlock holds a bachelor’s degree (1964) and […]