In the Media
Articles about the college from around the world.
WSU, Veterinary Clinics Working to End Rabies
Every time a dog comes in for a rabies vaccination at the Lien Animal Clinic in West Seattle, the clinic donates $1 to the WSU Canine Rabies Vaccination Program to help end rabies around the globe.
Dog’s Best Friend
Wheelchair-bound Tom Stark falls over unconscious while crossing the street with his service dog Hoover, an English Shepherd. Sadly, before Stark can take the meds, Hoover, with his pale brown “eyebrows” and white paws, eats the handful of the pills and dies.
Idaho County Sheriff says wounded puppy was not shot
The Idaho County Sheriff’s Office is disputing rumors that a puppy under the care of Washington State University’s Veterinary Teaching Hospital was shot in the jaw by its owner this weekend in Kamiah.
Tips for running with your dog in Spokane
Katrina Mealey runs at least 1 mile regularly with her 13-year-old Jack Russell terrier. While training for marathons, she brings her older dog home and immediately goes back out on the trail with her young German Shorthaired Pointer to run another 4 to 8 miles.
Ahlers Wins GPSA Research Exposition
Laura Ahlers won first place in the Medical and Life Sciences Division for poster presentations during WSU’s Graduate and Professional Student Association’s 2018 Research Exposition held March 29.
3 Minute Thesis Winner: Naomi Wallace, Neuroscience Graduate Student
Naomi Wallace, Neuroscience Ph.D. candidate, won the university-wide 3 Minute Thesis competition.
WSU Elk Hoof Disease Research Candidate Speaks at SPCC March 29
Washington State University is bringing the third of five candidates for a new position as elk hoof disease research leader to Olympia for a public presentation on Thursday, Mar. 29.
Robert Olds (’67 DVM), performs surgery on rescue of SC dog with foot crushed in metal coyote trap, story goes viral
An online video of a dog being rescued after her foot was crushed in a metal coyote trap has gone viral.
Dr. Haseltine featured in Leading Edge Voices of the scientific journal Cell
SMB investigator Cynthia Haseltine was featured in the Leading Edge Voices of theMarch 8, 2018 issue of Cell, discussing novel protein functions discovered when Archea proteins are compared to other microbes.
Solving world hunger, one cow at a time
After spending 10 years in Thailand as a child, Jon Oatley, director of the Center for Reproductive Biology at Washington State University, developed a passion for ending food insecurity around the world.
Washington rabbit owners - be aware of deadly rabbit virus reported in British Columbia
A deadly virus that infects both domestic and feral European rabbits has been detected in British Columbia.
Washington State Cougars of the Desert fund scholarships
Dr. Tom Kawula, the Director of the Paul G. Allen School of Global Animal Health, provided an overview of the notable research being conducted by his department in the name of the university.
Pursuing sustainable, creative living
Local printer, gardener hopes to expand her home projects
WSU ranked number one in USDA research, development expenditures
Washington State University tops the list of U.S. Department of Agriculture research and development expenditures, according to the most recent figures available.
These are the star qualities that landed us our jobs
We engage a young TV director, a TV reporter and a scientist, who reveal the qualities that propeled them to their current roles, the contributions they have made in their organisations, the challenges they face.
SMB Tenure/Promotion Dr. Jon Oatley, Dr. Rey Carabeo, and Dr. Mary Sanchez-Lanier
Three SMB faculty members have been awarded tenure or promoted, effective July 1, 2018. Please join us in congratulating:
New facilities to meet animal research requirements
The research programs in the way of the Pullman-Moscow Regional Airport runway expansion project should be able to adjust to their new facilities without much difficulty, program leaders said.
IPN Faculty Promotions: Drs. James Peters, Rita Fuchs Lokensgard, Alli Coffin
Dr. James Peters has been promoted to Associate Professor with tenure; Dr. Alli Coffin has been promoted to Associate Professor with tenure; and Dr. Rita Fuchs Lokensgard has been promoted to Full Professor.
WSU Elk Hoof Disease Research Candidate Speaks at SPCC March 8
Washington State University is bringing the second of four candidates for a new position as elk hoof disease research leader to Olympia for a public presentation on Thursday, Mar. 8.
American Association of Veterinary Laboratory Diagnosticians
Life Membership Award: Dr. Terry McElwain, Oak Harbor, Washington.