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Kidney research takes flight

With a device that can model a real kidney, UW researchers are giving hope to kidney patients. This month, their work reached new heights: the International Space Station.

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Remembering those who sacrificed

On Memorial Day, we recognize those who made the ultimate sacrifice in service to our country. These monuments on the UW campus in Seattle honor their memory.

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Setting the pace

Last year, standout high school athlete Hallie Jensen had never rowed — but now she’s competing on the UW’s Division I crew team, thanks to the Hometown Huskies program.

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Fueled by Floods

Along the Mekong River in Cambodia, UW researchers are racing to determine how hydropower dams will impact the supplies of rice and fish — and the communities who rely on them.

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Congratulations, graduates!

Starting this weekend, all three UW campuses celebrate the graduating class of 2019.

Seattle   Bothell   Tacoma

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UW is a top place to work, and top school nationally for LGBTQIA+ students

The UW has been ranked the No. 5 best place to work in the state by Forbes and also topped a national list of best colleges for LGBTQIA+ students.

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“Spoiled Landscapes – Ocean,” an oil on canvas by Baorong Liang, is seen through a gap in Brighton McCormack’s house-like structure “Fully Furnished” (in video above) at the 2019 MFA + MDes Thesis Exhibition at the Henry Art Gallery.
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Design, art thesis projects fill eclectic annual exhibition

The annual thesis exhibition by graduating art and design students with the UW School of Art + Art History + Design reliably brings together the dreamy and the practical to cohabit at the Henry Art Gallery.

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Where it all began

The 100-year-old ASUW Shell House was home to George Pocock’s brilliance and the fierce determination of the “Boys in the Boat.”

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