On September 12, Professor Mark Long was formally inducted into the prestigious Washington State Academy of Sciences (WSAS), recognizing his outstanding record of scientific and technical achievement and their willingness to work on behalf of the Academy to bring the best available science to bear on issues within the state of Washington.

Professor Long was selected for his distinguished research into cost-effective public policies and programs to promote social and economic opportunity in American society. The 2019 class of new members is composed of 17 new elected members and 11 new members from the National Academies of Science, Engineering, and Medicine who live or work in Washington State.

Congratulations, Professor Long, for receiving this honor.