Regional & Community Relations

February 18, 2015

State of the County address slated for March 30 at UW

Save the date: King County Executive Dow Constantine will give his State of the County address on Monday, March 30 at 11:00 a.m. at the University of Washington. His address is expected to focus on Best Starts for Kids, and continued prosperity in the region by ensuring every child in King County has a strong start in life. Read

February 17, 2015

Find It, Fix It Community Walk with Mayor Murray Feb 21

Join Mayor Ed Murray, Police Chief Kathleen O’Toole and other City officials on a Find It, Fix It Community Walk in the University District. The walk will happen on Saturday, February 21 from 11 AM – 1 PM, and will begin at the corner of NE 45th Street and Brooklyn Avenue NE. Check out a map

February 13, 2015

Via UW Today: Architect and design plans revealed for former Spokane visitors center

Architectural renderings were released this week for the redesign of the former Spokane Visitors Center, soon to be the UW Spokane Center. Located in the heart of Spokane’s University District, the UW Spokane Center will serve as a hub for Spokane-area alumni, students, prospective students, parents and supporters with space for meetings and special events. The UW

February 12, 2015

UW Provost and Executive Vice President Ana Mari Cauce named interim president

The UW Board of Regents announced today that Provost and Executive Vice President Ana Mari Cauce will be interim president. Cauce succeeds President Michael K. Young, who is leaving the UW for Texas A&M University. Her appointment will begin March 2, 2015. Read details in UW Today here.

February 6, 2015

New housing development offers pre-leasing for UW employees

Bridges@11th, a new housing development opening in May, is offering UW employees the opportunity to pre-lease apartments before the general public. Priority for the apartments is split between UW and Seattle Children’s Hospital employees. During the initial occupancy, the developer will hold 92 apartments for each institution’s eligible applicants. Apartments will be filled from the waiting list according

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