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  • Graduate Student’s Research Showcased at the Wiley Expo

    Cristian Olaya, PhD student in Dr. Pappu’s lab, participated in the Dr. William R. Wiley Research Exposition held on February 20th in CUB Ballroom and presented a poster. The title of his poster was “ Deciphering the Three Dimensional Structures of Viral Proteins: Toward Designing Novel Virus Suppression Strategies against Negative-Stranded RNA viruses.” Cristian’s PhD […]

  • First-generation alumnus recognized in Ebola virus fight

    On Feb. 11, President Barack Obama in a news conference publicly recognized a group of heroes, including U.S. Navy Cdr. Guillermo “Billy” Pimentel, a 1999 Washington State University PhD graduate in the Department of Plant Pathology. Read the full text in WSU News.

  • Award Winning Poster

    Leslie Holland, a Master’s student in Plant Pathology, was awarded second place in the Graduate Poster competition at the Washington Association of Wine Grape Growers (WAWGG) Annual meeting in Kennewick, WA, on February 13. The title of her poster was “A Reassessment of Grapevine Trunk Diseases in Washington State Vineyards.” She is co-advised by Drs. […]

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