Regional & Community Relations

June 5, 2015

Portage Bay Park Public Meeting

Seattle Parks and Recreation invites the community to a public meeting for the development of 1101-1137 NE Boat Street on Portage Bay. You are encouraged to attend and learn about the new shoreline park coming to the University District. Date:        Tuesday, June 9, 2015 Time:       6-7:30 pm Place:       Bryant Building, 1117 NE Boat Street, Seattle, WA 98105…

CUCAC Meeting Agenda, June 2015

The City/University Community Advisory Committee (CUCAC) will hold its next meeting on Tuesday, June 9. The agenda will include updates on the Montlake Lid and Northgate Link. Date:        Tuesday, June 9, 2015 Time:        7 – 9:00 PM Place:       UW Tower, 22nd floor, 4333 Brooklyn Avenue, Seattle, WA 98105 All meetings are open to the public.

June 4, 2015

Public Policy and Business graduate student named next UW Student Regent

Seattle native and UW graduate student Vanessa Kritzer has been named the next student member of the UW Board of Regents, effective July 1. Kritzer brings extensive experience working on international and environmental policy. Kritzer came to UW to pursue a Master of Public Administration at the Evans School of Public Affairs and will begin…

May 20, 2015

UW Geography Professors Seek a New Perspective on Poverty

University of Washington geography professors Victoria Lawson and Sarah Elwood are leading the effort to alter how we perceive and study poverty around the world. Co-founders of the Relational Poverty Network, they are looking to shift thinking about “the poor and poor others” to thinking about relationships of power and privilege at a time when…

May 15, 2015

Sustainable fashion show Conservation Catwalk: “Elements of the Wild,” on May 20

Don’t miss this wildly creative fashion show featuring sustainable eco-fashions! From the wild to the runway, this show collides “fashion forward” with “socially and environmentally responsible.” The runway will be alive with animal-inspired designs and performances, and all designs are ethically and sustainably constructed for both people and the planet. This runway show will feature Project…

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