Regional & Community Relations

September 23, 2013

Simpson Center for the Humanities announces Charles Johnson award

Professor of English Emeritus Charles Johnson will receive the 2013 Humanities Washington Award at the Bedtime Stories literary gala on Oct. 4 in Seattle for his longtime support for the humanities in Washington state.

September 18, 2013

Voice Your Opinion about the Future of the U-District

On Tuesday night, September 24, the public is invited to University Heights Community Center to consider potential rezones and amendments to the Land Use Code that would update design standards for new buildings in the University District and implement new programs for neighborhood amenities. These are part of the Environmental Impact Statement required to implement…

September 17, 2013

CUCAC Meeting Minutes – September 2013


Historic Japanese photography exhibit at the Henry

The arrival of Commodore Perry in Japan after centuries of isolation coincided with the rise of photography in the nineteenth century. Camera Nipponica: Photographs from Japan, 1880–1930, now on display at the Henry, offers an intimate look at Japan’s photographic—and cultural—history.

September 16, 2013

New Zealand Forest exhibit opens

First of five eco-geographic forests planned for the Pacific Connections Garden, which eventually will be the largest exhibit of its kind in North America, the New Zealand Forest Exhibit opened with a fanfare on Sunday at the Washington Park Arboretum. Read more details in the Seattle Times.

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