January 17, 2014
Free lecture examines strengthening our communities
MacArthur “genius” Fellow Majora Carter will present “Department of HomeTown Security” on Wednesday, January 22 in Kane Hall, part of the Graduate School Public Lecture Series. The lecture is free but advance reservations are required.
January 15, 2014
Free artist lecture series at the Henry
Starting January 16th with sculptor Allyson Vieira and ending March 13th, the School of Art will present seven public presentations by cutting-edge creators and curators talking about their work. All presentations are on Thursdays at 7pm and take place in the Henry Art Gallery auditorium. Please RSVP online.
January 10, 2014
New book by UW English prof and best-selling author coming to the screen
“I Think You’re Totally Wrong: A Quarrel,” a forthcoming film directed by James Franco, is based on a new book by Professor of English David Shields and former UW student Caleb Powell, ’91. In the picture at right Shields is at center, holding the clapboard. Franco is to his right, Powell at his left.
January 9, 2014
The University of Washington Community Advisory Committee (CUCAC) will hold its 130th meeting Date: Tuesday, January 14, 2014 Time: 7:00 – 8:30 PM Place: UW Tower, 4333 Brooklyn Avenue, Seattle, WA 98105, 22nd Floor Items on the agenda will include a presentation on the SW Campus Utility Project and a presentation on the University…
January 7, 2014
Re-imagining Aurora Avenue
As part of a new exhibit, Design Lab: An Open Sketchbook on Aurora Avenue, Henry Art Museum is hosting a series of free public meetings that will use Aurora Avenue as a point of departure for conversations about history, culture, urban development, economics, transportation, and civic infrastructure. Three charrettes will take place from 4:30 – 7:30 pm…