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Executive Board

UW Alumni Association Raises its Voice

The alumni community is diverse. That's why the Board of Trustees formed a legislative action committee to assist the nonprofit's efforts. Alumni and supporters are encouraged to contact the committee with ideas and suggestions at UWImpact conforms to state and federal legal guidelines for lobbying and other advocacy activities by nonprofits. It's a resource that can be used by anyone who supports higher education and wishes to communicate that message to others.
Paige Stringer

Aluminaries: Paige Stringer

Born profoundly hard of hearing, she is doing her part to raise the standard of education available to deaf children in developing countries. Read more.
Allison Leach

Aluminaries: Allison Leach

Meet the costume designer who contributes to the highly acclaimed visual style and historical authenticity of TV's Mad Men. Read more.
Edwin Krebs

Edwin Krebs, 1918-2009

Krebs, a UW scientist who shared the 1992 Nobel Prize in physiology or medicine for discovering a biological switch in cells, died Dec. 21. Read more.
Mary Curtis-Verna, 1921-2009

Mary Curtis-Verna, 1921-2009

Curtis-Verna, an international opera soprano who spent 20 years as Head of the Voice Department in the UW School of Music, died Dec. 4. Read more.
John F. Behnke

Elgin Lee Fuller Jr., 1932-2009

After graduating from UW, he went about making the world a better place—by entertaining people. Read more.
Huskies Celebrating Huskies

Huskies Celebrating Huskies

Don't miss the all-new "Huskies Celebrating Huskies," a regional event series presented by Air Van. Read more.
History Lecture Series

UW Weekend at Pacific Science Center

Join UW researchers April 9-11 for Paws on Science: A University of Washington Weekend at Pacific Science Center. Read more.
Grad Pack

Help Grow the UWAA

If you have a child, friend or family member graduating from the UW in 2010, consider giving the gift of UWAA membership. Read more.