Mechtild Tegeder, professor, biological sciences, was elected to the Washington State Academy of Sciences.
Tahira Probst, professor, psychology, was elected to the Washington State Academy of Sciences.
Nairanjana “Jan” Dasgupta, professor, mathematics and statistics and data analytics, was elected to the Washington State Academy of Sciences.
Andra Chastain, assistant professor, history, WSU Vancouver, received an Albert J. Beveridge Award from the American Historical Association for a new book-length research project, Urban Air: A History of Smog in the Americas.
Walter Fertig, collections manager, Marion Ownbey Herbarium, biological sciences, received a 2022 Recovery Champion Award from the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.
Vivienne Baldassare and Anya Guy, assistant professors, physics, received Women of Distinction awards from the Girl Scouts of Eastern Washington and Northern Idaho.
William Wesley Dowd, associate professor, biological sciences, received the John F. Perkins Jr. Research Career Enhancement Award from the American Physiological Society.
Danh Pham, associate professor, music, director of WSU Bands, and conductor of the WSU Symphony Orchestra, was elected to the American Bandmasters Association.
Faculty, staff, students, and alumni of English regularly present and publish great work—find many of their achievements in the department’s 2021-22 newsletter.