Department News & Kudos
This year’s annual meeting of the Mycological Society of America was held August 7-11 at the Clark Kerr campus of UC Berkeley in Berkeley, CA. The conference theme was “Sequencing the Fungal Environment: from Populations to Communities.” Attendees included (pictured l to r) Julia Kerrigan, Associate Professor at Clemson University (PhD with Jack Rogers); Tyler […]
Dr. Tim Murray, Professor in the Department of Plant Pathology at WSU, has begun his term as President of the American Phytopathological Society. He officially took office during the recent annual meeting in Tampa, Florida. The American Phytopathological Society (APS) is the premier scientific society dedicated to high-quality, innovative plant pathology research. For more than […]
During the July WERA-020 meeting in Davis, CA, Dr. Ken Eastwell, CPCNW Director Emeritus, was recognized by USDA-APHIS for his contributions to plant protection and pivotal leadership in the National Clean Plant Network.
Message from Scot Hulbert, Department Chair: As you have probably heard, the APS Pacific Division meeting was a huge success. Probably the biggest attendance ever for a Pacific Division meeting and the venue was awesome. Many thanks to the local organizing committee, Drs. du Toit, Inglis and Peever for all their work organizing it. Congratulations […]