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1900-1909

1900
First Summer School session.

1901
Football team won Northwest Championship.

1902
First master's degree conferred - M.S. in Botany.

1905
College name changed to State College of Washington.

1905
Instruction in Home Economics and Pharmacy launched.

1906
Enrollment 1,371, highest between 1900-1909.

1907
President Bryan went to Europe to recuperate from attack of typhoid fever.

1907
Instruction in Education began in November.

1909
Professor Osmar L. Waller named vice president of the college.

         
                         
                         
                         
 

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