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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

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Climate Change

Wave Glider surfs across stormy Drake Passage in Antarctica

The Southern Ocean is key to Earth’s climate, but the same gusting winds, big waves and strong currents that are important to ocean physics make it perilous for oceanographers.

UW News

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Campus Events

Freshman Convocation and President’s Picnic

The University of Washington welcomes incoming freshmen this Sunday at Alaska Airlines Arena, followed by the President’s Picnic on Rainier Vista.

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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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