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David Horsey on Charlie Hebdo, editorial cartooning in volatile times

David Horsey on Charlie Hebdo, editorial cartooning in volatile times

The UW alumnus and two-time Pulitzer Prize-winning editorial cartoonist talks about the Charlie Hebdo shootings and cartooning in politically volatile times.

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Opt for flexibility in environmental policies

Opt for flexibility in environmental policies

UW researchers argue that it’s impossible to understand a changing, natural system in great detail, and that important policy moves shouldn't depend on having all the facts. Managers must learn to make decisions based on an uncertain future.

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Forefront, Facebook launch suicide prevention effort

Forefront, Facebook launch suicide prevention effort

As the world's biggest social network, Facebook is uniquely positioned to provide online resources and support to help suicidal people. That's the goal of a new collaboration between Facebook and researchers at the UW's Forefront organization.

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Arctic ice observations show decades of loss

Arctic ice observations show decades of loss

Historic submarine and modern satellite records show that ice thickness in the central Arctic Ocean dropped by 65 percent from 1975 to 2012.

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Alumna builds pipeline of teachers for Seattle

Alumna builds pipeline of teachers for Seattle

A College of Education graduate is targeting the chronic problem of high teacher turnover in poverty-impacted urban schools through the Seattle Teacher Residency.

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Flights of Imagination

Flights of Imagination

Photo by John Healy

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