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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.

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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.

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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

Spring break can be an eye-opening experience for UW undergrads who spend the week teaching in underserved areas of the state. In this special feature, hear their compelling stories and meet some of their eager students.

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The unsinkable Concrete Canoe Team

United by a passion for problem-solving, UW undergrads are putting their minds — and paddles — together to build and race a canoe made out of concrete.

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News & Events

Austin Wright-Pettibone
News

Gov. Inslee appoints Austin Wright-Pettibone as new student regent

The Kirkland native is studying chemical engineering and becomes the first undergraduate since 2008 to be selected as the UW’s student regent.

UW Today

UW student Meili Powell teaches a class.
Community

Alternative Spring Break

Spring break can be an eye-opening experience for UW undergrads who spend the week teaching in underserved areas of the state. Hear their compelling stories and meet some of their eager students.

Special Feature

A baby drinks from a new breastfeeding cup designed at the UW.
Health Sciences

Designed in Seattle, this $1 cup could save millions of babies

Inventors from PATH, the UW and Seattle Children’s designed a feeding cup that could help prevent starvation in premature and high-risk babies in developing countries.

Seattle Times

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