Doug Walsh Recognized

Doug Walsh received the PBESA award for Excellence in Integrated Pest Management. This is a pass-through nomination in which I will compete against the nominee’s from the other 4 ESA branches. He was also selected by the PBESA to serve the next 3 year term as their representative to the ESA Governing Board. Details on… » More ...

Vince Jones Recieves Award

Vince Jones was awarded the CW Woodworth Award. This annual award is presented by the Pacific Branch of the Entomological Society of America. This award, the PBESA's largest, is for achievement in Entomology in the Pacific region of the United States over the previous ten years.  A list of past recipients is detailed on Wikipedia. » More ...

CAHNRS Team Interdisciplinary Award

Congratulations to the winners of the CAHNRS Team Interdisciplinary Award: Vince Jones Ute Chambers Betsy Beers Jay Brunner Brad Petit Gary Grove Jerry Tangren Timothy Smith Wendy Jones. Their teamwork and hard work is a testament of our department, and well deserving of recognition among peers across the college. Please join in congratulating them for… » More ...

Promotion

It is a great pleasure to announce that our very own Dr. Jeb Owen has been promoted to Associate Professor/Associate Scientist with tenure, effective July 1, 2013. Please join me us sending him sincere congratulations and all best wishes for continued success at WSU and in the Department of Entomology! » More ...

New Study Adds Urgency to Eliminating Nitrogen Emissions in Antioch

John Stark’s work was mentioned in the On-Line Wild Equity Institute article (2/8/2013), New Study Adds Urgency to Eliminating Nitrogen Emissions in Antioch. The article references his publication Effects of herbicides on Behr’s metalmark butterfly, a surrogate species for the endangered butterfly, Lange’s metalmark. Environmental Pollution 164: (2012) 24-27. To read the article go to:… » More ...

Rebecca Schmidt Awarded

Congratulations to Rebecca Schmidt who won $500 for her oral presentation in the Agricultural & Natural Sciences division.  To see the complete list of winners go to http://studentinvolvement.orgsync.com/org/gpsa/Services_Results. » More ...

Congratulations Dr. Crowder!

Dr. David Crowder has been awarded one of the WSU CAHNRS and Extension Internal Grants for 2013.  His project, Developing Decision Support Tools for Pacific Northwest Potato Crops, will receive $50,000.  In addition to Dave Crowder the research team consists of Bill Snyder, Carrie Wohleb & Tim Waters (Entomology MS, 2002 & PhD, 2005) graduate. » More ...