September 1996 Columns

Latest update: Nov. 6, 1996

Putting the Puzzle Together: Mary-Claire King's Quest to Defeat Breast Cancer

Fair Play: The Rise of Women's Sports at the UW

Market Time: How UW Students Learn the Ins and Outs of Wall Street

Getting Defensive: Research for War Has Peace Dividends


Letters to the Editor: Why Americans Don't Trust Their Government, Comments on Coming Plagues, Red Square Wasn't There!

On and Off the Ave: Newsweek's Picks, Buchwald on Lawyers, Author/Alumnus David Gutterson, The Passing of an Ave Street Musician.

Vistas: Research Advances at the UW, including Genetic Mysteries of the Immune System, Babies Suffer from Moms' Blues, and Mt. Rainier Top Earthquake Threat.

Our Back Pages: Insomnia, Teflon and Life Savers, an account of how one doctor made home dialysis possible.


President McCormick Talks About His First Year at the UW, there's plenty of quality, good will--and rain.

Largest Freshman Class Since 1965 Starts This Fall

Zoologist Daniel Wins MacArthur "Genius" Award

UW Computer Scientist Receives National Medal of Science

UW Receives Record $154.6 Million in Gifts, Grants for 1995-96

Alumni News

Alumnotes: News from the Classes 1920-1996

In Memory: Obituaries of Alumni and Faculty from the Class Years 1921-1986

Fisheries Professor Donald Bevan, 1921-1996

Yvonne Cagle, UW Medical School Grad Turns Astronaut

On-Line Alumni Directory Available, National Car Rental Discounts for Members

New Officers Lead Alumni Association for 1996-97

UWAA Alumni Director Jon Rider Resigns

Complete List of 1997 UW Alumni Travel Packages

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