University Of Washington
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Harnessing wireless connectivity
UW researchers created a new way of
communicating that allows devices like
contact lenses or credit cards to talk to
For most people, reading is a skill that becomes automatic during grade school. But for people with dyslexia, reading takes effort. Through his research at the I-LABS Brain Development & Education Lab, Professor Jason Yeatman is working to understand why.
Connecting for better communities
Thanks to a yearlong partnership with the city of Auburn, UW faculty and students are helping create a more livable and sustainable community through the Livable City Year program — all while earning credit.
It’s no secret that Arctic sea ice is melting. Polar bears, the poster child for climate change, are among the animals most affected by the seasonal and year-to-year changes in Arctic sea ice.
News & Events
Dawgs return from the desert to host Cardinal
Washington’s overtime victory over Arizona sets up a top-10 showdown with Stanford on Friday night at Husky Stadium.
UW lands at No. 25, fourth among U.S. public institutions
The Times Higher Education World University Rankings judge research-intensive universities across all their core missions: teaching, research, knowledge transfer and international outlook.
UW jumps to No. 2 in the world for clinical medicine, pharmacy; remains No. 6 in life sciences
The study was conducted by the Center for World-Class Universities of Shanghai Jiao Tong University, which evaluates more than 1,200 universities.