June 28, 2013
Student Counseling Center receives record gift from Class of 2013
Departing members of the Class of 2013 donated $50,000, a record amount for a senior gift, to mental-health services on the Seattle campus. Read more in a Seattle Times article.
June 25, 2013
UW’s Integrated Design Center part of Bullitt Center
The Integrated Design Lab (IDL), part of The College of Built Environments, is the first and second floor occupant of Seattle’s Bullitt Center, called the greenest building in the world, which opened on Earth Day, 2013.
Women’s Center director speaks to human trafficking
In a June 21 guest editorial in the Seattle Post-Intelligencer, Executive Director of the UW Women’s Center Sutapa Basu addresses business accountability and consumer responsibility to stop the supply chains that support human trafficking and forced labor.
June 20, 2013
Researchers link TV violence to aggression in preschoolers
Researchers at the Seattle Children’s Research Institute and the UW have shown that preschoolers who watched less violent programs showed less aggression when compared with a group that watched whatever they wanted.
June 17, 2013
Art by homeless young people at Molly’s Cafe
“Music is My Life,” a show of drawings and stories by homeless young people now on display at Molly’s Cafe at the Henry Art Gallery, was curated by Jill Woelfer, an award-winning PhD Candidate in Information Science who is studying the emotional impact of music on teens who live on the streets.