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

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 [...]

By |2018-11-13T11:59:20+00:00November 13th, 2018|News & Info|0 Comments

Academy Announces Election of New Members

July 13, 2018 The Washington State Academy of Sciences (WSAS) is pleased to announce 29 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. This larger than average [...]

By |2018-07-13T11:06:59+00:00July 13th, 2018|News & Info|0 Comments

WSAS TWG co-chair Dan Schwartz receives top U.S. award for STEM mentors

July 2, 2018 WSAS member and TWG co-chair Dan Schwartz was awarded the Presidential Award for Excellence in Science, Mathematics and Engineering Mentoring (PAESMEM) this week. The White House Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP) and the National Science Foundation (NSF) recognized Schwartz for his innovative and interdisciplinary programs recruiting Native American and other [...]

By |2018-07-10T12:22:12+00:00July 2nd, 2018|News & Info|0 Comments

WSAS Board Member David Eaton chairs National Academies’ report on the public health consequences of e-cigarettes

January 24, 2018 Subject: WSAS Board Member David Eaton chairs National Academies’ report on the public health consequences of e-cigarettes. The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine published a report entitled Public Health Consequences of E-Cigarettes. WSAS Board Member, Dr. David Eaton, Dean and Vice Provost, UW Graduate School, chaired the Committee on the Review [...]

By |2018-01-24T12:09:02+00:00January 24th, 2018|News & Info, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Workshop Proceedings Available: Science & Technology for the Washington State Legislature

January 18, 2018 Subject:   Workshop Proceedings Available: Science & Technology for the Washington State Legislature Washington State Academy of Sciences members and staff participated in a workshop on October 4, 2017 that convened scientists and engineers, legislators, and those who work to bridge them to discuss how scientists and engineers can help the Washington State [...]

By |2018-01-18T15:46:34+00:00January 18th, 2018|News & Info, Uncategorized|0 Comments

10th Annual Symposium Proceedings now available online.

December 21, 2017 Subject:  Summary of the 10th Annual Washington State Academy of Sciences Symposium is now available online. Climate Change in Washington State - Research Questions Critical to Preparing for the Future The 2017 Symposium examined the current state of knowledge regarding climate change effects on the state, and provided insight to the uncertainties affecting [...]

By |2017-12-21T15:03:03+00:00December 21st, 2017|News & Info, Uncategorized|0 Comments

WSAS to send four students to American Junior Academy of Sciences conference

December 18, 2017 Subject: WSAS to send four students to American Junior Academy of Sciences 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 Austin, TX in February 2018. Students across the state were [...]

By |2017-12-14T15:12:03+00:00December 18th, 2017|News & Info, Uncategorized|0 Comments