14th Annual WSAS Symposium covered in series of articles on GeekWire

By |2021-10-15T16:04:29-07:00October 15th, 2021|News & Info|

October 15, 2021   The 14th Annual WSAS Symposium, COVID-19: Science and Society, was covered in a series of articles in GeekWire. Reporter Charlotte Schubert attended the Annual Symposium on September 23rd, 2021, and published a series of three articles about the event in the weeks following. "How disparities for women and minorities widened during [...]

2022 AJAS Awardees Announced

By |2021-09-16T16:44:29-07:00September 16th, 2021|News & Info|

September 16, 2021 WSAS will be sponsoring 15 Washington State high school students to attend the American Junior Academy of Sciences (AJAS) meeting to be held virtually, in February 2022, in conjunction with the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) annual meeting. The full list of sponsored students can be found below. Each [...]

Current President, Roger Myers, and incoming President-Elect John Roll featured in the OpEd section of The Seattle Times

By |2021-09-03T08:27:01-07:00September 3rd, 2021|News & Info|

The Seattle Times has published an OpEd by WSAS President Dr. Roger Myers and incoming President-Elect Dr. John Roll on the topic of the efforts of the scientific community in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Dr. Myers has served as the Board President since September of 2020. He is a former executive with 30 years [...]

New WSAS Officers and Board Members Elected

By |2021-07-15T11:20:22-07:00July 15th, 2021|News & Info|

July 15, 2020 Click Here to View this Press Release as a PDF: 2021 New Board Press Release The Washington State Academy of Sciences (WSAS) is pleased to announce one new Officer, one re-elected Officer, and four new Board Members who were elected by the WSAS Membership in June 2021. WSAS Members elected a President-Elect [...]

38 New Members Elected to WSAS

By |2021-07-19T10:22:30-07:00July 15th, 2021|News & Info|

July 15, 2021 Click Here to View this Press Release as a PDF: 2021 New Member Press Release The Washington State Academy of Sciences (WSAS) is pleased to announce 38 new members, recognizing their outstanding record of scientific and technical achievement, and their willingness to work on behalf of the Academy to bring the best [...]

Remembering Board Member W. Sue Ritter

By |2021-03-18T09:38:26-07:00March 18th, 2021|News & Info|

It is with great sadness that we announce the death of WSAS Board Member, W. Sue Ritter. Dr. Ritter passed away at the age of 75 after a long scientific career as a neuroscientist and Regents Professor at Washington State University. She was elected to the Washington State Academy of Sciences Board of Directors in [...]