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June 2004 Features

The HomecomingThe Homecoming
Mark Emmert Rose from a Modest Background to Remarkable Success at the Helm of Two Public Universities. Now He Faces the Greatest Challenge of His Career—President of His Alma Mater.
By Tom Griffin

Sunnyside UpSunnyside Up
A Farm Girl From the Yakima Valley, Bonnie Dunbar Used Her Love of Science and Dogged Determination to Become an Astronaut—and the Alumna of the Year.
By Jon Marmor

Class of DistinctionClass of Distinction
The UW Honors Its Top Faculty, TAs, Volunteers and Staff.
By Renata Birkenbuel, Jill Carnell and Erin Driscoll


Columns and Departments

  • Scott Carpenter
    In seventh grade, Scott Carpenter, '97, decided he wanted to be in the space industry. Today he's helping explore Mars.
  • Jim Clowes, 1957 - 2004
    The UW lecturer who helped transform the UW's Comparative History of Ideas program died of cancer on March 1.

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