Regional & Community Relations

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…

May 11, 2015

UWTV Video: Husky football legend Napoleon Kaufman

Napoleon Kaufman played football for the Huskies from 1991 to 1994 and is a member of the University of Washington Hall of Fame. The All-American running back remembers his time at the UW fondly as a time of “awesome” camaraderie between his teammates and between the team members and their coaches. After graduation from the UW, Napoleon…

May 6, 2015

UWTV video: Blood clotting polymer being developed to increase survival rate of trauma victims

Nathan White, M.D., M.S., is an adjunct assistant professor of Bioengineering and Mechanical Engineering at the UW with a particular interest in bleeding and blood clotting. As an attending physician in the Division of Emergency Medicine at Harborview Medical Center, he has seen firsthand how bleeding to death before reaching the hospital is responsible for 30…

May 5, 2015

May 2015 CUCAC meeting cancelled

Please note that May’s City/University Community Advisory Committee (CUCAC) meeting has been cancelled. The next meeting is scheduled for Tuesday, June 9.  

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