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Changing the game
When she came to the UW, Havana McElvaine, ’17, thought of herself as an athlete first. She graduated as a student-athlete-activist — and now she’s getting ready to explore the world.
Across Seattle, UW School of Social Work students and community leaders are working together to encourage healthy behaviors in young people — and set them up for success.
The global impact of modern medicine
Augustine Ajuogu grew up in Nigeria, where diseases like malaria took lives in his community. Today, thanks to scholarships from the UW School of Medicine, he’s pursuing his dream of becoming a doctor.
News & Events
University Faculty Lecture
Find out how Professor Michael Gelb is improving newborn screenings and saving lives. The Jan. 23 lecture is free and begins at 7:30 p.m. in Kane Hall.
Provost and executive vice president selected
UW President Ana Mari Cauce has named Dr. Mark Richards provost and executive vice president for academic affairs. Richards will serve as the University’s chief academic and budgetary officer and leader.
MLK Week 2018
Join the UW community as we celebrate Martin Luther King, Jr.’s life and legacy, honor the work of generations of everyday activists and rededicate ourselves to creating a just and equitable future for all.