Together we make our university stronger
This is a time when the University needs our help more than ever. The funding issues facing the Legislature will not go away. Our role as advocates is absolutely vital to preserving the quality of the University.
A passion for nature
Nature artist Tony Angell and UW professor of wildlife science John Marzluff disabuse the notion that the family of birds known as corvids possess mere “bird brains.”
Marion McCaw Garrison, 1917-2012
Marion McCaw Garrison, ’39, who died June 25 at the age of 95, had an amazing mix of personal qualities and interests.
Faye G. Allen, 1922-2012
Faye G. Allen, ’50, mother of UW philanthropist Paul Allen and widow of Kenneth S. Allen, longtime director of the UW library system, died June 2.
Jean Ash Reid, 1926-2012
Jean Ash Reid, ’47, who served on the UW School of Nursing Advisory Board and was an extraordinary supporter of the school, died May 12.
Alvin Ulbrickson Jr., 1930-2010
If ever there was a UW athlete whose life was all about the purple and gold, it was Al Ulbrickson Jr., who died July 6 at the age of 81.
Flower power ruled when a group of students graduated from the UW in the late 1960s. Today, the relationships are still going strong.
30 Years of Chocolate Bliss
This fall marks the 30th anniversary of Fran’s Chocolates, which has grown into a world-class chocolatier.
Alumni in the News
Phyllis Fletcher, ’00, ’11, a reporter for KUOW, received three national awards for her story,
Secrets of a Blonde Bombshell
UW Alumni Tours
There are some intriguing new destinations in our 2013 schedule. We are particularly pleased to announce our Patagonian Frontiers tour.
Husky Bookseller Wins Big on Jeopardy!
With a killer combo of book smarts and Husky pride, Kathy Wright, ’84, won nearly $60,000 as a recent contestant on
New Member Benefit: Airlift Northwest
What happens if you or your family member is seriously injured in an area far from a hospital?
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