College of Agricultural, Human, and Natural Resource Sciences

Department of Plant Pathology

Tribute to a trendsetter – Dr. Rubén Duran

Dr. Rubén Duran, professor emeritus and distinguished ustilaginologist in the Department of Plant Pathology at Washington State University, passed away at the age of 89 on August 10, 2014. Read more about Dr. Duran in the tribute excerpted from the January 2015 issue of Inoculum to learn about the professional and social impacts he made during his international career, including setting precedents as the first Chicano to attend graduate school and later join the faculty at WSU.

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