February 11, 2011

High School Mathematics Academy

The College of Engineering Mathematics Academy helps high-achieving high school juniors develop the math and problem-solving skills necessary to succeed in engineering and exposes students to engineering in practice. Open to all students, the Math Academy especially targets underrepresented minorities in engineering including African American, Latino, Native American, Pacific Islander and female students. Applications are… Read More

February 7, 2011

Changing China in Photographs

Now through February 28, the Allen Library North Lobby will exhibit about 60 photos taken in China after 2006 to reflect the rapid ongoing changes. The authors/artists are from the Chinese community in Seattle, many of whom are students at UW.  The exhibit is presented by the UW Chinese Student and Scholar Association (CSSA).

February 3, 2011

CUCAC Meeting Notice

The University of Washington Community Advisory Committee (CUCAC) will hold its 111th meeting on Tuesday, February 8, 7-9, UW Tower.   Items on the agenda will include a presentation by Rebecca Barnes, University Architect, and well as continued discussion of CUCAC’s Response to the University’s Request for Amendments to the University Master Plan associated with… Read More

February 1, 2011

The Situation in Egypt

If recent events in Egypt have you searching for more information, come to campus on Friday, February 4 for a panel discussion on “The Current Situation in Egypt.” Free and open to the public, this event is sponsored by the Jackson School of International Studies and features UW experts from the fields of law, history and… Read More

Watch us on Wednesday nights!

A new month means the premiere of a new line up of visual essays on UW360. Tune in to cable channel 27 at 10 pm on Wednesdays to view photographs from pre-WWII Japan; savor the story of Fran’s Chocolates; explore the Penny Arcade Expo; see UW gymnast Kristen Linton in action; take a peek inside the Drama… Read More

January 31, 2011

CUCAC Meeting Agenda Set

The next meeting of CUCAC (City University Community Advisory Committee) has been scheduled for Tuesday, February 8 at 7 pm, UW Tower. Agenda items will be Presentation by Rebecca Barnes, University architect and award-winning urban designer Continued discussion of amendments to the University Master Plan associated with the West Campus Student Housing Projects Additional Updates on… Read More

January 24, 2011

Obama Inauguration Speaker Elizabeth Alexander at Kane Hall

On Thursday, January 27 at 6:30 p.m, you are invited to join Elizabeth Alexander, who recited her poem, “Praise Song for the Day” at Barack Obama’s inaugural address, as she shares her views on the future of diversity as it relates to the arts. One in a series of free public lectures sponsored by the… Read More

CUCAC Meeting Summary – Dec. 14, 2010

CUCAC Meeting Summary – Dec. 14, 2010 (pdf) (CUCAC – City University Community Advisory Committee – meets the 2nd Tuesday of each month.)

January 11, 2011

CUCAC Meeting Summaries – Sept. 14 & Nov. 9, 2010

CUCAC Meeting Summaries – Nov. 9, 2010 CUCAC Meeting Summaries – Sept. 14, 2010 (CUCAC – City University Community Advisory Committee – meets the 2nd Tuesday of each month. The October 2010 meeting was cancelled.)

One Bus Away can help with your commute

Were you watching the snow fall at your bus stop recently, wondering if your ride would be delayed? If so, you should know about a new resource started by students at the University of Washington to improve the usability of public transportation.  One Bus Away provides real-time arrival information for the buses (and trains) you… Read More