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Browse stories of the people, places and programs that drive the University of Washington to work for a world of good.



Meet the Husky 100

The Husky 100 is a new award recognizing 100 UW undergraduate and graduate students who exemplify the Husky Experience. Leaders, innovators, activists, teachers, change agents – get to know these outstanding students.


Race & Equity Initiative

The UW is taking action to create a more inclusive campus. Learn about current and developing projects, leadership workshops and how you can get involved.

Race & Equity Initiative Viewpoint article


Celebrating the U-District, dramatically

UW School of Drama students are turning their stories of working with local community organizations into a Jones Playhouse production through the year-long Skies Over Seattle project.

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Alternative Spring Break

For UW students involved in the Pipeline Project, spring break means teaching in classrooms across Washington. Take a deep dive into two schools where students serve.


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News & Events

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Campus Events

Memorial Day Is… 2016

Student Veteran Life, Husky Veterans and the UW ROTC present a series of campus events throughout the week to honor the sacrifices of those killed in action while serving in the U.S. Armed Forces.

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Jerry Baldasty named UW provost and executive vice president

He has filled the position on an interim basis for the past 14 months. President Ana Mari Cauce called him “a truly outstanding leader within our University community.”

UW Today


New VP named for the Office of Minority Affairs and Diversity

Rickey L. Hall will be the new vice president for the Office of Minority Affairs and Diversity and chief diversity officer at the UW, effective Aug. 1. He comes from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville.

UW Today

Fast Facts

Undergraduate milestones

Research Symposium 1,100+ students Internships 354,133 hours

Public service @ the UW

Public service @ the UW: 6,659 students / 854,104 hours in 2015