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UW Combined Fund Drive

In honor of Earth Day, the UW Combined Fund Drive invites faculty, staff, students, and friends to participate in the second annual Earth Day Challenge.

UW faculty team for five-year study of Seattle’s minimum wage increase

What will be the effects on workers, businesses, consumers and families of the city of Seattle’s ordinance increasing the minimum hourly wage to $15 by the year 2022?


Mia Tuan named dean of the UW’s College of Education

Mia Tuan comes to the UW from the University of Oregon, where she has held a number of academic and leadership positions over the past 18 years.


New U-PASS, parking rates proposed for 2015-16

After four years without changes to parking and U-PASS rates, Transportation Services is proposing rate increases for the 2015-16 fiscal year, effective July 1, 2015. The proposed rate schedule would allow Transportation Services to cover operating costs including facility maintenance and staff salaries along with the implementation of a much-needed new parking software system.


UW@Work: March 2015

The launch of UW’s new Workday HR and payroll system later this year marks a major step forward in the University’s efforts to modernize administrative infrastructure. The new system will reduce the effort of running side- and departmental-systems and improve the UW’s ability to support teaching and research.


Jerry Baldasty named interim provost of the University of Washington

University of Washington Provost and Executive Vice President Ana Mari Cauce has selected Jerry Baldasty to serve as interim provost, effective March 3, when Cauce assumes the role of interim president. Baldasty has served as senior vice provost for academic and student affairs since 2012.


UW Regents name Provost Ana Mari Cauce interim president

University of Washington Provost and Executive Vice President Ana Mari Cauce was selected interim president by the Board of Regents. Her appointment will be effective March 2, 2015. She succeeds President Michael K. Young, who is leaving the UW for Texas A&M University.


14 UW researchers win 2015 Innovation Awards

“These are some of the most creative thinkers in our midst and are at the heart of the UW’s innovation ecosystem. We congratulate them for fueling the innovative research and education that is working toward a world of good,” said Provost Ana Mari Cauce.