Sarah Nash Gates Arts & Sciences

The role of a lifetime

Sarah Nash Gates reflects on two decades as executive director of the School of Drama and welcomes successor Todd London.

Perspectives
conservation summer course UW and the Community

UW program aims to diversify the conservation workforce

Students from across the country came to Washington this summer as part of a program to bring greater diversity to the conservation workforce.

Seattle Times
2014 Graduation Honors and Awards

UW climbs to No. 7 in national ranking

Measuring institutions on research, students’ social mobility and civic engagement, Washington Monthly named the University of Washington seventh best in the nation in its 2014 national university rankings.

UW Today
Atlantic Ocean Environment

Cause of global warming hiatus found deep in the Atlantic Ocean

Following rapid warming in the late 20th century, this century has so far seen surprisingly little increase in the average temperature at the Earth’s surface.

UW Today
Matthieu Carré holds a 6,800-year-old mollusk collected from a site in Peru’s Ica valley. Environment

Ancient shellfish remains rewrite El Niño history

Piles of ancient shells provide the first reliable long-term record for the powerful driver of year-to-year climate changes. Researcher Matthieu Carré holds a 6,800-year-old mollusk collected from a site in Peru’s Ica valley.

UW Today

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