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Supporting scholars

See how scholarships across the UW are helping provide a boundless Husky Experience for students from all economic backgrounds.

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Garden cities

At the UW’s College of Built Environments, David de la Cruz, ’17, partnered with vulnerable communities in Peru, Cambodia and south central LA in the fight for environmental justice.

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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.

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Each summer, the UW’s Real Dawgs Read program helps children across Washington discover the joys — and immense benefits —
of reading.

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News & Events

Speakers celebrate the opening of a new GIX facility in Bellevue
Global Innovation Exchange

GIX announces inaugural academic, industry members

The Global Innovation Exchange opened in Bellevue this month and welcomed the first two cohorts of graduate students. GIX is a collaboration between major research universities and companies from around the world.

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Close up shot of a halibut fish

Old fish few and far between

A new study by UW scientists has found that, for dozens of fish populations around the globe, old fish are greatly depleted — mainly because of fishing pressure.


Low-powered wristband shown on a person's forearm.

UW team shatters barrier for low-power devices

Researchers have demonstrated for the first time that devices that run on almost zero power can transmit data across long distances — potentially enabling a vast array of interconnected devices.

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