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.
June 11, 2013
CUCAC meeting notes, May 2013
May 2013 meeting notes for the City University Community Advisory Committee are available in pdf format.
June 10, 2013
The University of Washington Community Advisory Committee (CUCAC) will hold its 126th meeting: Date: Tuesday, June 11, 2013 Time: 7:00 – 8:30 PM Place: UW Tower, 22nd floor, 4333 Brooklyn Avenue, Seattle, WA 98105 Items on the agenda include: Burke-Gilman Trail Update, presented by Josh Kavanaugh, UW Director of Transportation Burke Museum Project, presented by…
June 3, 2013
Iraq War topic of Sociology annual lecture
The UW Department of Sociology presents the Stice Memorial Lecture on June 4, “Iraq and the Crimes of Pre-Emptive War”. Free and open to the public but advance reservations required.