May 6, 2015
UWTV video: Blood clotting polymer being developed to increase survival rate of trauma victims
Nathan White, M.D., M.S., is an adjunct assistant professor of Bioengineering and Mechanical Engineering at the UW with a particular interest in bleeding and blood clotting. As an attending physician in the Division of Emergency Medicine at Harborview Medical Center, he has seen firsthand how bleeding to death before reaching the hospital is responsible for 30…
May 5, 2015
May CUCAC meeting cancelled
Please note that May’s City/University Community Advisory Committee (CUCAC) meeting has been cancelled. The next meeting is scheduled for Tuesday, June 9.
May 4, 2015
Artifact ID Day at the Burke Museum, May 9
Bring your natural and cultural objects to the Burke Museum for their collection experts to evaluate on Artifact ID Day between 1 p.m. and 3 p.m. on Saturday, May 9. This is the one day a year where all the Burke’s research and collections staff are in one place to help you learn more about…
April 28, 2015
May is Bike Month—take the Bike Month Commute Challenge!
The Bike Month Commute Challenge, presented by Adobe, is May 1 – 31. Motivate yourself to commute by bike as often as possible during the month of May. Track yourself or join as part of a team, and use a cool new website to track all your bike trips. To participate, you need to commute by bike…
April 24, 2015
UW included in Senate Resolution that commends businesses that have made veteran employment a priority
Senate Resolution 8680, sponsored by Sen. Steve O’Ban, was adopted by the State Senate today. This resolution honors job recruitment efforts that target veterans and honors businesses and community partners that have taken exceptional measures to train, recruit and hire veterans. The University of Washington was included as one of the businesses that has made veteran…