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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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Art of Light

With support from a family whose Husky roots go back 100 years, Julia Chamberlain is forging brave new worlds in glass and light.

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SKY-HIGH SOLUTION

With sights set sky high on streamlining coating for the aerospace industry, UW startup PolyDrop developed an additive that’s grabbed the attention of Boeing — and they’re just getting started.

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A Heart for
Health Care

Taylor Boyd, a proud second-generation Husky, is committed to giving back to the community and to providing health services to underserved populations.

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Be Boundless

On Campus

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Honors & Awards

Kikaha, Shelton, Thompson earn AP All-America honors

For the first time in history, three University of Washington football players have been named to the Associated Press All-America first team in the same season.

HUSKY FOOTBALL

Mark O'Connor
Arts Roundup

Exhibitions, drama — and ‘An Appalachian Christmas’

As autumn quarter comes to a close, Arts Roundup begins a holiday hiatus. But first we offer some final suggestions of campus art activities, including Mark O’Connor and his band performing ”An Appalachian Christmas.”

Arts UW

Jesse Jackson
UWTV

An evening with the Rev. Jesse Jackson

The civil rights activist visited campus to talk about women and minorities in technology, as well as civil rights and student participation in the public policy process.

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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