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Many new college students report pet separation anxiety

Alexa Carr, Prevention Science graduate student, is the lead author of a study that investigated pet separation anxiety in humans.



Shadowloss: Young adults cope with missing out during pandemic

Raven Weaver (Human Development), along with co-authors Cory Bolkan (Human Development) and Autumn Decker (Prevention Science graduate student), wrote a paper highlighting losses in life suffered during COVID-19.



Mental Health Resources available to graduate students

Marie Gray, Prevention Science graduate student, conducted a study to identify needs related to graduate student mental health and shares resources.




Prevention Science Webinar

Sammy Perone, Interim Director of the Prevention Science graduate program, recently presented an informational webinar to describe the goals, structure, and opportunities available at Washington State University. Individuals who are interested in applying to the program may find it particularly helpful. Please contact Dr. Perone at with any questions.

Prevention Science Colloquium

The Prevention Science graduate program hosts a regular colloquium series throughout the academic year. The colloquium series features research and professional development talks from Prevention Science and other WSU faculty and graduate students, as well as invited, external guests. All Prevention Science students and faculty are encouraged to attend.

View Spring 2022 Colloquium Schedule

View Fall 2021 Colloquium Schedule

Prevention Science Monthly Memo

The Prevention Science graduate program distributes a regular electronic newsletter containing program news and announcements, upcoming conferences and training opportunities, student celebrations, and prevention-related resources and job announcements. Click on the links below to learn more!

December 2021

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December 2020

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December 2019

October/November 2019

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