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Large-scale experiment on the rural Olympic Peninsula to test innovations in forest management

Large-scale experiment on the rural Olympic Peninsula to test innovations in forest management

Scientists at the University of Washington and the state Department of Natural Resources intend to test a management approach that mimics natural disturbance patterns and processes across a large portion of the Olympic Peninsula.

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Undergraduate Theater Society presents 'Medea'

Undergraduate Theater Society presents 'Medea'

The UW Undergraduate Theater Society will present “Medea” Feb. 23 through March 5 in the Cabaret Theater of Hutchinson Hall, home of the School of Drama.

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Kristin Laidre gets support to study polar bears

Kristin Laidre gets support to study polar bears

A new, two-part project led by the UW’s Kristin Laidre aims to explore the interacting effects of climate change and subsistence hunting on polar bears, while also illuminating the cultural value of the species to indigenous peoples and the role they play in conservation.

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3 UW scientists awarded Sloan fellowships

3 UW scientists awarded Sloan fellowships

Three faculty members at the University of Washington have been awarded early career fellowships from the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation.

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Arts Roundup

This week in the arts, hear how Wendy Red Star explores Native American ideologies through photography, sculpture, video, fiber arts, and performance; explore a special group exhibition honoring the the 100th birthday of Jacob Lawrence at this namesake gallery; and witness UW faculty and students performing in array of forms, including classical violin, voice, and dance.

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