Joy Egbert, professor in the College of Education, is headed
to Macedonia in March after receiving a Fulbright Specialist Award from the U.S. Department of State. Egbert will
visit Saints Cyril and Methodius University of Skopje to share her research on teaching and English, facilitate
workshops, and speak at the university’s international English studies conference.
Lori Carris, professor and chair of the Department of Plant Pathology,
was named a fellow of the Mycological Society of America. She was one of just three scientists worldwide to receive the honor,
which recognizes outstanding members of the society for extended service and contributions to mycology (the study of fungi) in
teaching and research.
Cheryl Schultz, associate professor in the
College of Arts and Sciences at WSU Vancouver, was awarded the 2018 Project of the Year from the
U.S. Department of Defense’s Strategic Environmental Research and Development Program. Schultz’s
project was titled, “Endangered Butterflies as a Model System for Managing Source‑Sink Dynamics on
Department of Defense Lands.”