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Citizen science
in action

From counting seabirds to collecting rare plants, UW professors and students are partnering with caring Washingtonians to research pressing environmental issues.

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Unlocking secrets
of the ocean

Students, scientists, engineers — and even some robots — join forces to build the world’s largest deep–sea ocean observatory off the coast of Washington and Oregon.

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Driven to discover

Drawn to the UW for its world-class medical and molecular biology training programs, graduate scientist Siva Kasinathan is on a quest to nail down cancer’s home address.

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Engineering the car
of the future

Sixty UW undergrads from schools across campus are teaming up for a national competition to re-engineer the fuel-hungry Chevy Camaro into the hybrid-electric car of tomorrow.

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Be Boundless

On Campus

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New look, same spirit

Our passion for the purple and gold never rests. That’s why we’re rolling out a new UW brand identity that tells our Husky story, from the HUB to the homepage. (Give feedback     )

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UW Football
Gameday Central

Huskies fall to Ducks on the road

Freshman Royce Freeman ran for 169 yards and four touchdowns and No. 9 Oregon extended its winning streak over Washington to 11 straight games with a 45-20 victory on Saturday night.

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Noche-Flamenca
UW World Series

‘Antigona’ retells Greek tragedy through flamenco dance, music

The UW World Series presents Soledad Barrio and Noche Flamenca’s production of “Antigona” — a world premiere — Oct. 23 to 25 in Meany Hall.

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Fast Facts
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The UW is top-ranked school in medical education for family, rural and primary care

Faculty Facts

MacArthur Fellows
15
National Book Award
2
Nobel Prize
6
Pulitzer Prize
2