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Environment in the News

The research and scholarly work of faculty and students in the WSU School of the Environment makes news around the world.

Learn more about environmental research at Washington State University in the recent news stories linked below.


Lane Family Lecture in Environmental Science

Feb. 16, 2022

Catherine Coleman Flowers: “Environmental Justice in Rural America”

Internationally prominent environmental justice activist Catherine Coleman Flowers provided insights for solving the largely invisible problem of inadequate waste and water sanitation infrastructure in rural communities in the United States.

Expert panel discussion

Immediately following Flowers’s talk and Q&A, an interdisciplinary panel of WSU experts expanded on topics raised and related WSU research, education, and engagement opportunities.

Get more details and watch the recorded event.