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WSAS announces 28 new Academy members

By |2019-09-20T10:10:42-07:00July 15th, 2019|News & Info|

July 15, 2019 The Washington State Academy of Sciences (WSAS) is delighted to announce 28 new members in recognition of their outstanding record of scientific and technical achievement and willingness to work on behalf of the Academy to bring the best available science to bear on issues within the state of Washington. New members will [...]

WA students impress AAAS meeting attendees in D.C.

By |2019-04-17T09:45:19-07:00March 26th, 2019|News & Info|

WSAS recently traveled to Washington, D.C., accompanying four, high-achieving, Washington high school students to the American Junior Academy of Science (AJAS) Conference to present their award-winning research to the attendees of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) annual meeting. For the 2019 meeting, our corporate sponsors were Boeing and Vulcan - thank [...]

WSAS co-founder Jim Cook awarded honorary WSU degree

By |2019-03-11T12:47:11-07:00February 21st, 2019|News & Info|

Dr. Jim Cook, co-founder of WSAS, was recently honored by WSU with an honorary doctorate "in recognition of over 40 years of research on soil borne pathogens and his service to WSU and the agricultural community of the Pacific Northwest." Dr. Cook is profiled in the most recent edition of the WSU Magazine (Spring 2019). [...]

Congratulations to New AAAS Fellows from Washington State

By |2019-03-11T12:59:42-07:00January 16th, 2019|News & Info|

January 16, 2019 Subject: AAAS elects six new Fellows from Washington State The Washington State Academy of Sciences is pleased to share the news of the election of one of its members as a Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS), the world's largest general scientific society. Monica Kirkpatrick Johnson (WSU, [...]

11th Annual Symposium Proceedings now available online

By |2019-03-11T12:53:07-07:00December 19th, 2018|News & Info|

December 19, 2018 Subject:  Summary of the 11th Annual Washington State Academy of Sciences Symposium is now available online. Click the link below to view the summary. The Highs and Lows of Conducting Cannabis Research in Washington State The Washington State Academy of Sciences has released the summary of the proceedings of its 11th Annual Symposium [...]

WSAS to send four students to 2019 American Junior Academy of Science conference

By |2019-03-11T12:57:04-07:00November 13th, 2018|News & Info|

November 13, 2018 Subject: WSAS to send four students to 2019 American Junior Academy of Science conference The Washington State Academy of Sciences (WSAS) is pleased to announce its support of four outstanding high school scholars to attend the American Junior Academy of Science (AJAS) conference in Washington, D.C. this February. The four winners were [...]