Last year, President Obama launched a major, new initiative focused on strengthening the innovation, performance, competitiveness, and job-creating power of U.S. manufacturing called the National Network for Manufacturing Innovation (NNMI). Key design elements for the NNMI are captured within National Network for Manufacturing Innovation: A Preliminary Design, a report issued by the White House National
For the second year in a row, the University of Washington has ranked as the second largest Peace Corp volunteer-producing college in the country. UW was ranked second in terms of the number of graduate= volunteers in the Peace Corp program, tied with Tulane, with 20 student volunteers each. The UW was also tied for
UW President Michael Young, Secretary Sally Jewell, Dean Lisa Graumlich Yesterday, UW’s College of the Environment was horned to host Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell for a roundtable discussion on Climate Change and Ocean Acidification. The discussion included individuals from USGS, National Parks Service, and the UW’s College of the Environment.