Department News & Kudos
Teresa Marie Jardini recently completed the requirement for an M.S. degree in plant pathology at Washington State University (WSU). Her thesis was entitled “Limited host range of Sclerotinia trifoliorum examined in comparison to S. sclerotiorum.” Her thesis committee consisted of Weidong Chen (chair), Dennis Johnson, and Frank Dugan. Sclerotinia trifoliorum is limited in host range […]
Yu-Ming Ju of the Institute of Plant and Microbial Biology, Academia Sinica, Taipei, Taiwan visited the Department of Plant Pathology, Washington State University October 28-30, 2015. His visit was hosted by Professor Emeritus Jack Rogers. During the visit, Ju met with faculty, postdoctoral associates, and graduate students; and gave a lecture on the relationship between […]
Tobin Peever took part in a PhD final exam and presented a seminar at the Forestry and Agricultural Biotechnology Institute at the University of Pretoria in South Africa. See announcement and photos.
Congratulations to Jinita Sthapit (PhD 2015) and her advisor, Deven See, on an award they won for a paper from her dissertation work. The paper was selected as a winner by the Crop Science Society of America for an “Outstanding Papers in Plant Genetic Resources” Award. The reference is below: Jinita Sthapit, Maria Newcomb, J. […]