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PhD Student, Jonathan Eagle, Featured in CAHNRS Blog

For Jonathan Eagle, doctoral student in the Washington State University Department of Plant Pathology, service has always been important.

A veteran of the Air Force, he served as a crew chief for multi-million-dollar fighter planes. Today, Eagle is now working to safeguard Washington wheat crops from a devastating disease, while representing fellow students as a senator to the WSU Graduate and Professional Student Association. Eagle is also an ARCS Foundation Scholar, serving a three-year research fellowship, sponsored by WSU President Kirk Schulz. His long-term career goal is to help develop more sustainable crops to feed the planet.Jonathan pic

Read the full blog here.

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