December 16, 2013
Calling UW engineering grads
The College of Engineering is looking for engineering alumni from all disciplines to participate in Engineering Exploration Night on Thursday, January 30, 2014. This is an opportunity to meet with engineering students still exploring their majors, so they can hear more about the real-life, professional world and the many ways alumni have used their degrees. Interested…
December 12, 2013
Spotlight on Ryan Lewis
As MACKLEMORE & RYAN LEWIS reach the end of their fall U.S. tour this month with three sold-out shows at Seattle’s Key Arena, the December issue of Columns talks with UW alumnus Ryan Lewis ’09, only a few years removed from days ensconced in Suzzallo Library and the Parnassus cafe in the basement of the…
December 11, 2013
Candy Cane Lane
In the nearby Ravenna neighborhood, a loop of 23 small brick houses with peaked roofs are transformed each holiday season into iconic Candy Cane Lane. Designed in the l920’s as a University of Washington architectural project, the houses continue a tradition that goes back more than 60 years.
December 10, 2013
You might find that perfect gift in the College of Arts and Sciences
Looking for gift ideas this holiday season? Here are a few unique suggestions from the UW College of Arts and Sciences.
December 9, 2013
Free meditation sessions at the Henry
Would you like to reduce stress, improve attention, boost your immune system, and promote a general sense of well-being? The Henry Art Gallery offers free “drop-in” mindfulness-meditation sessions on the second Thursday of each month, from 12:30 – 1:00 pm. Please check in early at the Henry front desk for location information.