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Keeping track of access
When station elevators break down, so does equal access for train riders with mobility challenges. UW researchers have created a web tool that gives crucial real-time details about urban rail accessibility.
As an engineering Ph.D. student and president of the Husky Cycling Club, Dan McCabe combines academic work with a love of biking to optimize deliveries from food banks to people with food insecurity.
RIDE TO THE RESCUE
The UW’s award-winning Regional Initiatives in Dental Education program trains students to be dentists and leaders in Washington’s rural and underserved communities, increasing access to dental care.
Growing careers in
The UW Foster School’s Business Certificate Program plants seeds of career growth and leadership for workers in eastern Washington’s tree fruit industry and beyond.
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COVID vaccine ideas may have better variant resilience
Results from a new molecular study provide a framework to guide engineering of future SARS-CoV-2 vaccines. The international research team was co-led by David Veesler, associate professor of biochemistry at the UW.
The economic value of gift giving
Everyone has received a gift they didn’t want: the ugly sweater, the ceramic statue, the vase. Items stuffed into the back of a closet, donated or tossed in the trash. All a waste, right? Not entirely, says Anthony Gill, professor of political science at the UW.