May 6, 2010
As of this week, the Huskies are officially part of Leon, Spain.
By 2050, according to the United Nations, two-thirds of the world’s population will live in cities.
May 3, 2010
The city of Leon has lent 9,000 square feet, rent free, in El Palacio del Conde de Luna.
April 29, 2010
Students could smell the Guatemalan river before they were close.
April 26, 2010
Survey shows that among whites, tea party supporters more willing than others to curtail civil liberties
2010 Multi-State Survey of Race & Politics examines what Americans, including tea party supporters, think about race, public policy, nationa
April 22, 2010
The problem: The Seattle International Film Festival had been using social media to spread the word about its films, but efforts had been piecemeal rather than highly organized.
Schools of choice, also known as charter schools, bring out fierce debate among parents, teachers, legislators and administrators — a whole slew of people.
April 8, 2010
A new study shows that UW undergraduates are doing a great deal of research as a normal part of their undergraduate programs — more than investigators anticipated.
April 7, 2010
The survey found that those who are racially resentful, who believe the U.S. government has done too much to support blacks, are 36 percent
March 18, 2010
Eight of 10 students said that to get their research underway, they often went to Wikipedia for background information.
March 11, 2010
Cell phone use peaked on Thursdays, Fridays and during afternoon rush hour, when the ratio was one in 13.
March 4, 2010
When Rob McKenna arrived at the UW in 1980, he joined the University Honors Program.
March 2, 2010
WHAT: Vivek Kundra, U.
February 25, 2010
The trove is vast:
Fifty years of audio recordings.
February 22, 2010
Project originators teach the journalism they practice: independent, multimedia, funded by a number of sources.
February 18, 2010
They were three young people not long out of college.
David Shields’ newest book explores a new genre that blurs the line between fiction and nonfiction.
February 11, 2010
Close is one of six nominees and holder of the UW’s highest award for graduates
January 7, 2010
A nifty way to make a bench more than just a bench: Give small groups of students in a UW landscape architecture class $400 apiece and five weeks to design, build and install their creations.
December 10, 2009
Angelina Godoy’s teaching and research at the UW focus on human rights, and over time, she has learned that a good many other UW people are working on similar issues.
The UW has received $190 million as the result of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act that President Barack Obama signed in February, but reporting on spending has been more demanding than for any federal funds in the past, according to people compiling the reports.
November 5, 2009
When Robert F.
Seventy years after the Spanish Civil War, Spain continues to struggle with the legacy of a war that shattered hopes for a fledgling democracy.
The Evans School of Public Affairs at the UW and the X Prize Foundation are launching the X Prize Lab@UW, which will produce new ideas for X Prizes.
November 4, 2009
WHAT: Dedication of the Medal of Honor memorial at the University of Washington.
November 3, 2009
Black veterans were vital in the civil rights fight, says book by University of Washington political science professor
Military service had shown them they could effectively combat both enemies on the battlefield and racism in the ranks.
November 2, 2009
Awards of $10 million or more go to teams that solve problems facing humanity and create new opportunities
October 27, 2009
A good many Washington voters haven’t decided their choices for Seattle mayor, King County executive or Initiative 1033.
October 22, 2009
Henry David Thoreau (1817-1862), the naturalist and transcendental philosopher, inspired audiences but also irritated them.
October 21, 2009
With eight Medal recipients, the UW has more such alumni than any other public university in the country except the service academies.
October 8, 2009
Many cities across North America have community gardens, but only Seattle and a few others include them in urban planning — and it’s helped them thrive.
September 10, 2009
More people in the West are without health insurance, too.
September 8, 2009
WHAT: “Income, Poverty and Health Insurance Coverage in the United States: 2008” will be released this week by the U.
September 2, 2009
Support comes from across the state and a wide variety of groups
August 20, 2009
It’s part of the drill in luring fine scholars to be faculty members at the UW: Take ’em to lunch at the UW Faculty Club, show ’em around the building and encourage ogling out wall-to-wall windows at Lake Washington and the Cascade Mountains.
On the outside, the rock is plain and ordinary serpentine stone common to Washington State.
August 4, 2009
Nickels leading tight field of contenders; voters oppose bag tax, poll says
July 23, 2009
Editor’s note: Federal stimulus money is starting to be distributed.
June 25, 2009
Problem: Hikers sometimes see trail damage such as downed trees, rock slides or vandalism before trail maintenance crews but can’t always remember or document precisely where they saw the damage.
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