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A Good Man

The University of Washington community lost one of its most beloved members when Bryan Pearce, longtime University Book Store CEO and UWAA board member, died April 20 at the age of 55 from cancer. In ill health, he stepped down in January. He was posthumously presented with the UWAA’s Distinguished Service Award for 2013. The following is an excerpt of a tribute written by colleague Brad Craft.
Husky Track

Purple Lane

Twenty years in the making, the new Husky Track debuts to rave reviews. Read more.
Grays Harbor

Open for Business

A new point-of-care device that measures blood-clotting ability within seconds. Read more.
UW Tacoma

UW Tacoma

A sculpture by Gerard Tsutakawa will memorialize the Japanese Language School that once existed on the western edge of the UW Tacoma campus. Read more.
UW Bothell

UW Bothell

Bjong Wolf Yeigh was named the next chancellor at UW Bothell. Read more.
UW Tacoma


The latest from UW Press, UW authors and more. Read more.
Student Profile

Upward Bound

Anisa Ibrahim, whose family fled civil war in Somalia, will graduate with her M.D. degree this month. Read more.
1936 crew


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UW Weddings

Tie the Knot

The UW campus is a remarkable setting for weddings with a number of venues to choose from. Read more.