Recent News

Plant Pathology Association Tours Campus Green Roofs
July 19, 2017
Plant Science Ph.D. student Julianna Razryadov gave PPA students a campus green roofs tour on July 19.
Introduction to Cell and Molecular Biology Course Concludes
July 11, 2017
Ph.D. candidate Natali Ă–zber concluded her Upward Bound 2017 course on July 11.
San Joaquin County Farm Advisor Visits Gugino Lab
June 26, 2017
Dr. Brenna Aegerter, UC Cooperative Extension Vegetable Crops Farm Advisor, visits Gugino Lab.
Financial Assistant Bell Confer Joins PPEM
June 26, 2017
Arabella (Bell) Confer joins PPEM as Financial Assistant beginning June 26.
Plant Friends and Foes 2017 Program Launches
June 5, 2017
Dr. Lydia Tymon Visits Bull Lab
June 2, 2017
Dr. Lydia Tymon from WSU Mount Vernon NW Washington Research & Extension Center visits Bull Lab.
Visiting Ph.D. Student Joins Bull Lab
May 30, 2017
Ph.D. student Khumbuzile Bophela joins the Bull Lab this summer, beginning May 30.
Rosa Proposal Selected to Faculty Development Fund
May 23, 2017
Cristina Rosa's travel proposal was selected to a faculty development fund to support her travel to Croatia.
Kang Elected Fellow of American Phytopathological Society
May 18, 2017
Dr. Seogchan Kang was elected as an APS Fellow, an honor given to members in recognition of distinguished contributions to the discipline of plant pathology.
2017 APS Foundation Student Travel Awardees Announced
May 18, 2017
Anita Behari and Ningxiao Li receive APS travel awards to present research at 2017 Annual Meeting.
Hockett Lab Welcomes Stacey Scott
May 15, 2017
The Hockett Lab welcomed new Research Technologist Stacey Scott on May 15.
Professor Emeritus James R. Bloom, Sr., Dies
May 11, 2017
PPEM mourns the loss of Dr. James R. Bloom, Sr., who died on May 10. He was Dept. Head, 1975-1976, and retired as Professor Emeritus in 1987.
Student from South Africa Visits PPEM
April 27, 2017
PPEM welcomes Ph.D. student Andrea Wilson, visiting for two months from the University of Pretoria.
Melissa Finley Defends Master's Thesis
April 25, 2017
Congratulations to M.S. student Melissa Finley for successfully defending her thesis on April 25.
Alumna Pfeufer Enjoys Statewide Responsibilities at University of Kentucky
April 24, 2017
Emily Pfeufer (M.S. 2010, Ph.D. 2014) is Assistant Extension Professor in Dept. of Plant Pathology at the University of Kentucky.
Bull Presents Lightning Talk at Blue-White Science Expo
April 22, 2017
Dr. Carolee Bull discussed her research in a lightning talk for the Blue-White Science Expo on April 22.