Regional Relations

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

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

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

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.)

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

Extreme Math! Saturday Series starting in January 2011

Starting January 15, the Halbert and Nancy Robinson Center for Young Scholars will be offering two Saturday math classes for 4-5th graders and 8-12th graders. “Zeno, Fractions within Fractions, and Unending Numbers” and “Turtles All the Way Down” are designed for students who are excited about math and looking for an inspirational, challenging and unique math experience. For information

CUCAC Meeting Agenda Set

The next meeting of CUCAC (City University Community Advisory Committee) has been scheduled for Tuesday, January 11 at 7 pm, UW Tower. Agenda items will be Amendments to the University Master Plan associated with the West Campus Student Housing Projects Housing and Food Services Minor Plan amendment General Updates Discussion of possible committee positions regarding SR520 6

School of Pharmacy honored for community service

The American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy announced in November that the UW School of Pharmacy is the winner of the 2010-11 Transformative Community Service Award. This award recognizes the School for its dedication to addressing unmet community needs and for being an example of social responsiveness.

Changing grocery stores to promote health

School of Nursing students have worked with the management team of a supermaket in the underserved Central District area to help increase customer purchases of fresh fruits and vegetables, based on research indicating that store design impacts buying habits. Read the complete story here.

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