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MAPPING THE FUTURE OF CLIMATE CHANGE
With the UW Climate Impacts Group’s new interactive tool, we can see how climate change is projected to affect any Washington county — up to the year 2100.
To improve quality of life for people with below-the-knee amputation, Bioengineering Professor Joan Sanders and team are creating a new type of prosthetic leg: one that adjusts its fit automatically.
SECRETS OF THE STARS
How UW astronomers, the world’s largest survey telescope and a revolutionary new view of space will upend what we thought we knew about the universe.
UW CLASS OF ’23!
You did it, Husky grads! With your UW diploma in hand, you’re ready to change the world — and we can’t wait to see what you’ll do next. Let’s celebrate your hard work and everyone who helped you get here.
News & Events
Celebrating the Class of 2023
The University of Washington will host commencement ceremonies beginning Friday when UW Tacoma celebrates at the Tacoma Dome. On Saturday, Husky Stadium will host more than 7,000 graduates, and on Sunday, UW Bothell will host festivities at T-Mobile Park.
Stem and the symphony
Meghna Shankar, graduating with degrees in physics and computer science, found joy and balance by also performing in the UW Symphony Orchestra.
Expanding access to UW in the High School
Since 1981, the UW has partnered with high schools across Washington state to offer official UW courses to interested students. But until now, the option to enroll and receive college credits came at a cost to students and their families.