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The Daily Evergreen

The student voice of Washington State University since 1895

The Daily Evergreen

The student voice of Washington State University since 1895

The Daily Evergreen

Senior biochemistry major Dana Pittman presented her research about mouse populations and hantavirus at the Showcase for Undergraduate Research and Creative Activities.

New mathematical model depicts mouse populations’ role in disease

HALEY MORRIS, Evergreen contributor April 13, 2022

A recent study by senior biochemistry major Dana Pittman has generated an accurate mathematical model for mouse populations, showing how they could impact disease transmission of hantavirus, an infection...

STEM courses will be taught in English to help with fluency.

Researcher works to improve STEM in Central Asia

JUSTIN WASHINGTON, Evergreen research editor March 23, 2022

A WSU researcher is collaborating with Central Asian universities to strengthen their STEM curriculum. The collaboration will involve universities in Uzbekistan and Kazakhstan with a curriculum focused...

The Enterprise Technology for Home Area Network (ETHAN) framework was copyrighted on July 12 from the U.S. Library of Congress.

ETHAN is a framework, not a person

JUSTIN WASHINGTON, Evergreen research editor December 2, 2021

A WSU researcher developed a framework that will provide a holistic view of homes with residents who have disabilities or mobility impairments in order to make their lives easier. The Enterprise Technology...

WSU is home to a nuclear reactor of its own. The core sits at the bottom of a 25-foot deep pool.

‘Our reactor is so safe we let undergrads operate it’

EMMA LEDBETTER, Evergreen news editor September 22, 2021

Seated in the console room of WSU’s Dodgen Research Facility, nuclear reactor operators have a poolside view unlike any other. Just on the other side of the console room window lies a 25-foot deep...

WSU Professor and First Lady Noel Schulz was appointed co-director of WSU-Pacific Northwest National Laboratory Advanced Grid Institute.

Noel Schulz embraces new role

ERIN MULLINS, Evergreen reporter September 22, 2021

When Noel Schulz was in middle school, she built a TV with her father.  “I actually had resistor earrings when I was in middle school, earrings that had a resistor in different colors,” Schulz...

The project is funded through the Robert Noyce Teacher Scholarship Program.

WSU receives grant to diversify math

ERIN MULLINS, Evergreen reporter September 8, 2021

WSU received a $1.12 million grant from the National Science Foundation to foster future mathematics teachers from marginalized communities.  Washington has faced a shortage of secondary school mathematics...

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