Io Palmer, professor, and Aisha Harrison, alumnus (’04), fine arts, received Artist Trust 2021 Grants for Artists’ Progress.
Noah Matteucci, technician, fine arts, WSU Vancouver, exhibited a site-specific installation, random (8), at Agenda in Portland, Oregon.
Peter Christenson, associate professor, fine arts, WSU Tri-Cities, exhibited F40.298: Generalized Opus Foramina, an immersive multimedia installation, at Jack Straw Cultural Center in Seattle. As part of his ongoing residency, Christenson will host a Youth Sound Art Workshop presented by the center, Arts & Visually Impaired Audiences, and the Washington State Department of Services for the Blind.
A.J. Miller, assistant professor, career track, music, received a Global Music Awards Silver Medal for Instrumental Music for his compact disc Scenes, released by Washington State University Recordings, with Yoon-Wha Roh, assistant professor of music, career track, featured on piano.
Aaron Whelchel, associate professor, history, received the 2021 UPCEA West Region Excellence in Teaching Award.
Charles Weller, associate professor, history, received a Learning Communities Excellence Award from the WSU Division of Academic Engagement and Student Achievement.
R.J. Murphy, doctoral candidate, English, received a Learning Communities Excellence Award from the WSU Division of Academic Engagement and Student Achievement.
Allyson Beall King, associate professor, environment, received the Richard G. Law Excellence Award for Undergraduate Teaching.
Jeff Sanders, associate professor, history, received a Fulbright Scholars Award to conduct research in the UK.
David Makin, associate professor, criminal justice and criminology, received the WSU President’s Leadership Award for Faculty.