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Arctic Immersion

On a mission to learn the language by immersing themselves in the culture, students Jason Young and Walter O’Toole journeyed to the Canadian Arctic to study the native tongue of the Inuit.

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Intergalactic
Show and Tell

The University of Washington Astronomy Department is taking starry nights to the schools, inflating its portable planetarium in classrooms across the Seattle area.

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A NEW REALITY FOR
REHABILITATION

Recovering from a stroke is an arduous process, but thanks to four UW students and their project, virtual reality video games could transform the way patients experience therapy.

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Giving thanks

The gifts that Greta Sedlock, ’77, and her late husband Tom, ’70, ’74, made to the UW support innovators at the UW, including one who saved Greta’s son’s life.

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Be Boundless

On Campus

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Ready to be a Husky?

Boundless opportunities await you at the UW. First-year applications for autumn 2015 are due Monday, Dec. 1, 2014.

U.S. applicants
International applicants

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Exhibits

Here & Now: Native Artists Inspired

A new exhibit at the Burke Museum showcases how today’s artists learn from past generations. The exhibit features 30 new works by contemporary Native artists paired with historic pieces.

Burke Museum

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Husky Football

Apple Cup: 107th UW-WSU game on tap

Washington caps the 2014 regular season with the annual Apple Cup on Saturday night in Pullman against Washington State. Kickoff is 7:30 p.m. and the game will air live to a national audience on FOX Sports 1. 

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Fast Facts

Campus Life

14

Libraries

4

Markets

3

Food Trucks

16

Coffee Shops

11

Residence Halls

15

Restaurants

Contributions to the UW this year created

  • 41

    new undergraduate
    scholarships

  • 57

    post-baccalaureate
    fellowships and
    awards

  • 81

    funds that directly
    benefit students