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Study tracks PTSD symptoms after Boston Marathon bombing

Researchers collaborated on a unique opportunity to study whether patterns of brain activity predict teenagers’ response to a terrorist attack.

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Sean D. Sullivan named dean of UW School of Pharmacy

“Dr. Sullivan occupies a very prominent position nationally and internationally in pharmacy practice and education,” said Provost Ana Mari Cauce.

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Brilliant at any age

Reid Dale is not one to shy away from a challenge. Soon after arriving at the UW at age 15, he thrived in graduate-level courses in math and philosophy.

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Months before first words, babies’ brains rehearse speech mechanics

Research shows that in 7- and 11-month-old infants, speech sounds stimulate areas of the brain that coordinate and plan movements for speech.

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Students calculate future sea-level rise in Olympia

Many scientists are working to establish what we can know about future climate. One statistician is focusing on what we can’t know – gauging the uncertainties around projections of climate change.

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