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The War on Junk Food Comes to UW

If ever there was a year the nation’s battle of the bulge reached critical mass, 2010 was it.
Undie Run

Disrobed Dawgs Race for Charity

Half-naked Huskies stripped philanthropy down to its bare essentials, donating the clothes off their backs before racing in their underwear. Read more.

Hard Hats Replace Helmets at Stadium Tailgates

Husky tailgaters must find a new home for their trailers and barbecues starting this fall. Read more.
Lady Gaga

UW Librarians Let Loose with Lady Gaga

It’s official: Internet users have gone gaga over UW librarians. Or rather, over their creative video spoof of pop sensation Lady Gaga. Read more.
Shanghai Expo

UW Shanghai-Bound

Visitors to the USA Pavilion at Expo 2010 Shanghai—the world’s fair—are getting a taste of U.S. higher education from just one university this summer: The UW. Read more.
brain scan

Machine Reads Newborn Minds

Here’s an item that won’t surprise parents: it takes a 1-ton apparatus to figure out what’s going on in a young child’s mind. Read more.
New deans

Colleges Name New Deans

The College of the Environment and the School of Public Health named new deans over the summer. Read more.
UW Volleyball

After the Whistle

There’s more to UW volleyball than one national championship. The Huskies have been a top-10 program for nearly a decade and are 221-60 in coach Jim McLaughlin’s nine seasons. Read more.

News from the Dawghouse

The UW men’s basketball and women’s golf teams were among 841 NCAA Division I sports teams honored in May for their exceptional work in the classroom and more. Read more.