Exhibit highlights Taiwanese and Chinese in America

Immigrants Building America, stories and photos about immigrants from Taiwan and China and how they have contributed to the growth of the United States, is on display now through August 31 in the Allen Library North lobby.


New exhibit at Jacob Lawrence Gallery

Parallel Processing, curated works that “simultaneously inhabit the turf of art and other spheres of the cultural landscape” is on display until August 23 at the Jacob Lawrence Gallery, located on the first floor of the School of Art building. Gallery hours are normally Wed-Sat, 12-4pm, and entrance is FREE.


Still time to register for a summer class

Classes on writing, real estate, travel and painting are just a few of the offerings at ASUW Experimental College that have not yet started. Register online at exco.org, over the phone at 206-543-4375, or in person in the Husky Union Building, room 131 J.


UW ranked 8th in country by Forbes

Based on the quality of its undergraduate education, Forbes magazine ranked the University of Washington eighth among all public universities in the United States, excluding military academies.


UW resource provides global disease information from across the world

July 28 is World Hepatitus Day, raising awareness for one of many infectious diseases that kill millions of people worldwide every year. At the UW Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation, part of the UW Department of Global Health, up-to-date information about disease control, health systems and health organizations around the world is readily available… Read More


2013 Annual Report on UW Master Plan, Seattle Campus

The UW-Annual-Report-2013 on the University of Washington Master Plan for the Seattle Campus for the period January 1, 2012 through December 31, 2012 is now available on-line as a pdf file.


An insider’s view on cuts to NIH research funds

In today’s Seattle Times, a UW postdoctoral fellow in Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences offers her views on why the U.S. must support young research scientists.


Major in musical theater to begin in Fall

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Starting this fall, the College of Arts and Sciences will offer a Bachelor of Arts (BA) degree in musical theater, one of several new undergraduate interdisciplinary majors led by Robert C. Stacey,  currently interim dean of the College of Arts and Sciences. Read more in The Daily.


Free Arboretum walking tour Sunday

On Sunday, July 21, staff from the Washington Park Arboretum will conduct a free walking tour of the Hydrangea collection and other flowering plants starting at 1 pm.