Regional Relations

Town Hall: UW Budget

Join President Phyllis Wise for a presentation on the current budget situation, followed by a Q&A session. • When: Today • Where: Kane Hall, Room 130 • Time: 4-5 p.m.

More campus freebies

Interested in dinosaurs? Don’t miss the Burke Museum Dino Day lecture this Friday at Kane Hall, where Dr. Philip Currie will discuss his worldwide search for dinosaur fossils  in order to learn how these amazingly diverse animals were able to dominate the earth’s landscape for over 130 million years. This lecture is free but pre-registration is

Neighbor to Neighbor

“Lowering walls and working together is how we solve tough problems” says Seattle Times columnist Jerry Large in a Sunday, Feb. 20 column about how UW service learning programs are getting about 900 students out of the classroom and into underserved schools this winter quarter to gain a deeper understanding of the community they live

UW 360 Profiles Innocence Project Northwest

Did you know that 15 innocent people in Washington state have had their convictions overturned thanks to The Innocence Project Northwest (IPNW) Clinic , a program staffed by student and faculty volunteers from the UW School of Law? To find out more about exonerees nationwide who have been helped by IPNW, see http://www.innocenceproject.org/. You can

Front Porch Winter 2011

The Office of Regional & Community Affairs is excited to share with you the latest edition of Front Porch. Here are a few of the highlights: Each week, hundreds of at-risk Seattle schoolchildren meet one-on-one with their “Husky Buddies”—teacher candidates from the UW College of Education who are helping prepare them for success in school

CUCAC Meeting Summary – Feb. 8, 2011

Meeting notes from the February 8 meeting: CUCAC Meeting Summary – Feb. 8, 2011 An item from the February meeting is also posted below: Feb 8 2011 Draft Letter on SW Housing CMP Amendments

CUCAC Meeting Summary – Jan. 11, 2011

Meeting notes and other documents: January 2011 CUCAC meeting notes Jon Lebo Mercer Hall presentation, Jan-2011 SR 520 6f property exchange letter SR 520 6f attachment 1 SR 520 6f attachment 2 (CUCAC – City University Community Advisory Committee – meets the 2nd Tuesday of each month.)

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

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).

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

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