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…
President Young thanks campus community
Following the announcement of his plans to leave the UW for Texas A&M, President Young thanked alumni, supporters, educators, employees and students. “For nearly four remarkable years, I have been honored to work alongside you, the world-class faculty, students and staff who make the University of Washington one of the greatest public universities in the world.” Read President Young’s letter…
February 4, 2015
February CUCAC Meeting
The University of Washington Community Advisory Committee (CUCAC) will hold its next meeting on Tuesday, February 10. The agenda will include an update on the West Campus Design Framework. Date: Tuesday, February 10, 2015 Time: 7 – 9:00 PM Place: UW Tower, 22nd floor, 4333 Brooklyn Avenue, Seattle, WA 98105 All meetings are open to the public.
U District Station: What to expect in February 2015
Sound Transit recently published this update on construction activities focused on excavation of the light rail station: What to expect in February 2015.
February 3, 2015
Neighbor Appreciation Day is Feb 14
Hundreds of people across the City of Seattle will come together on Feb 14th to celebrate Neighbor Appreciation Day. The official day was started in 1995, when Phinney Ridge activist Judith Wood suggested that the City designate “a special day to celebrate the goodness in those around us and to reach out and strengthen our…