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Jennifer Adam has been named as the Berry Family Endowed Distinguished Professor.

Vaithianathan (Mani) Venkatasubramanian have been named as the Boeing Endowed Professor in Electrical Engineering.

Yong Wang is part of an international team whose low-temperature catalysis research was recently published in Nature Communications.

KREM TV and The Daily Evergreen featured Frank Scholars Lars Neuenschwander and TJ Goble and their app they are creating to improve early autism diagnosis.

The Daily Evergreen interviewed Abdelrhman Mohamed and Phuc Ha on their thermophilic bacteria research.

The Daily Evergreen featured a story on WSU’s Construction Management team that earned top rankings in an Associated Schools of Construction competition.

The Daily Evergreen interviewed Sandi Brabb about WSU’s Week in Women in STEM.

The Daily Evergreen interviewed Mike Wolcott about WSU’s growing USDA biofuels research.

The Daily Evergreen featured Reagan Stubb’s participation in the Society for American Baseball Research Analytics Conference.

Konstantin Matveev is modeling dolphins’ movements as he works to solve energy efficiency challenges of ocean-going ships.

The Daily Evergreen featured Darlene Neunherz and John Yates in their article on technology fee proposals.

Don Bender and Karl Englund talk timber with the Daily Evergreen.

Mona Ghandi was listed as a Top 10 Presenter at the recent 2019 Interior Design Educators Council (IDEC) Conference in Charlotte, NC.

Mike Wolcott talks plant-based biofuels with Inverse.

Min-Kyu Song helped answer questions about batteries in the Spokesman Review.

Events

DateEventTimeLocation
Mar 26State of the University Address3:10 PMBryan Hall
Mar 27WSU Three-Minute Thesis Finals. Come cheer Ayumi Manawadu!1 PMSpark Atrium
Mar 28MME Graduate Seminar: Additive Manufacturing of Multi-Material Structures, w/ Bonny Onuike, WSU PhD Candidate11 AMETRL 101
Mar 28Academic Showcase / GPSA Research Expo9 – 12 PMCUB
Mar 28VCEA Town Hall3:30 PMETRL 101 + AMS
Apr 1CE Seminar - Laura Condon, Univ. of Arizona-Large-scale Integrated Hydrologic Modeling and Groundwater Surface Water Interactions4:10 PMPACCAR 202
Apr 1CE Seminar - Ryan Smith, Director of School of Design & Construction, Modular Construction4:10 PMClark 149
Apr 2Currie & Brown Faculty Meet & Green with Civil, Construction Management, Mechanical, Industrial, Architecture, Interior Design, and Data Analytics4-5 PMSloan 146
Apr 2Regents’ Distinguished Alumnus Award Reception3:30 PMLewis
Apr 10#CougsGiveAll DayOnline
Apr 18VCEA Convocation3 PMCUB
Apr 20VCEA Capstone and Internship Expo9-12 PMCUB
Ends Apr 26Faculty Registration for Spring Commencement  
May 4 Spring Commencement11:30 AMBeasley Coliseum
VariousWSU Training for Supervisors. Topics include workplace management issues, recruitment and hiring, equal opportunity, preventing sexual harassment, etc.VariousVarious
VariousHRS Research Administration Series. Subjects include grant process, compliance, F&A costs, cost sharing, award administration, etc.VariousVarious

Awards and Research

Green Coug Award nominations deadline March 31

Please take the time to become a Green Coug or nominate someone you know who has made a difference.  The awards will be handed out on Earth Day, April 22, at the Sustainability Fair.

Opportunities and Deadlines

OpportunityAgencyClose Date
Materials Research Science and Engineering Centers (MRSEC)NSF ($2-4M/yr)WSU Deadline: Anticipated, 4/4/2019
Office of Science Graduate Student Research (SCGSR) Program - The SCGSR program provides doctoral dissertation/thesis research opportunities for graduate students at DOE national laboratoriesDOE05/09/2019
Army Research Laboratory Distinguished Postdoctoral FellowshipNASEM05/31/2019
Crimson Spirit AwardWSUOngoing
ONNL Alternate Sponsored Fellowships (ASF) for Students, Faculty, and Visiting ScientistsPNNL, DOEContinuous
NSF-NIST Interaction in Basic and Applied Scientific Research in BIO, ENG, & MPS (Supplements to existing NSF awards)NSFContinuous
Experiential, Cooperative, and Work-integrated Education Research GrantsCEED- ASEEContinuous

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