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On the front lines
of human rights

Led by founding director Angelina Snodgrass Godoy, faculty and students at the UW Center for Human Rights seek justice all over Washington and the world.

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By assessing which charities should receive shares of $50,000, students in the Department of Law, Societies & Justice are getting a hands-on lesson in global philanthropy.

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Sacrifice, service, selflessness

Army veteran Priscilla “Patti” Taylor, who earned two degrees in nursing from the UW, is this year’s recipient of the Distinguished Alumni Veteran Award.

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The path to healing

Srinya Julie Sukrachan, ’14, ’18, overcame many hurdles on her way to becoming a nurse. Now she’s using her UW degree to serve others.

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Fall 2018 entering class is largest ever

The University of Washington welcomed the largest class of new students across all three campuses, and the largest number of Washington residents in UW history.

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Veterans Appreciation Week

We invite you to join us for our annual week of connecting, sharing stories and showing appreciation for the service of all our UW veterans, past and present.

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UW ranked among top universities in the world

The University of Washington maintained its No. 10 spot on the U.S. News & World Report’s Best Global Universities rankings. The UW is second among American public institutions.

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Sustainability at the UW