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Silhouette of George Washington statueUW Regents vote to divest from coal companies

The University of Washington Board of Regents on Thursday voted to prohibit direct investment of endowment funds in publicly traded companies whose principal business is the mining of coal for use in energy generation. The Board also reaffirmed the importance of the University’s wide-ranging sustainability efforts.


Students on campus along Rainier VistaUW Regents appoint Presidential Search Advisory Committee, name national search firm

The University of Washington Board of Regents took another critical step in selecting its next president Thursday by naming the members of its Presidential Search Advisory Committee and selecting a national search firm to assist in the process.


Evans SchoolUW Regents approve new name for Daniel J. Evans School of Public Affairs

The Daniel J. Evans School of Public Affairs at the University of Washington has a new name following approval by the university’s Board of Regents during a meeting Thursday. Effective July 1, the university’s largest graduate degree program will be known as the Daniel J. Evans School of Public Policy and Governance.


Husky License plateDare to Drive with Husky Plates

With $28 from each plate going to support UW students, it’s a great way to give back. In fact, past UW license plate sales already have raised $1.2 million for the UW General Scholarship Fund. Show your Husky pride and download an application. Also, be sure to check out a limited-time special offer!


Awards of Excellence Medal

2015 Awards of Excellence recipients announced

The award recipients are recognized for achievements in teaching, mentoring, public service and staff support. The winners will be honored at 3:30 p.m. June 11 at a ceremony in Meany Hall.