Ty Draszt, food systems & society student, received the 2015 Governor's Award for Outstanding Volunteer Service for his contributions to food security in the State of Washington.
Interdisciplinary studies alum Derek Neuts co-founded the Institute for Veteran Cultural Studies in Troutdale, Oregon.
The Institute for Veteran Cultural Studies is a privately held provider of continuing education and professional development courses for those in the helping professions that work with military members, veterans, and their respective families.
Neuts is a veteran of the U.S. Air Force. He is pursuing a master's degree in psychology at Walden University.