UW News

August 5, 2004

UW Extension offers new songwriting program

Songwriting is experience filtered through words, melody and rhythm.

March 4, 2004

UW program reaches out to Bering Sea island

In a program that lives up to the spirit of distance learning, the UW has been hired to teach an Internet technology program to students at an Aleut community in the middle of the Bering Sea.

November 13, 2003

Virtual museum to ‘bridge distance,’ bring peninsula culture to broader audience

The UW recently received a $450,000 grant from the Institute of Museum and Library Services to create a digital archive of Pacific Northwest cultural and historical items and to produce six online exhibitions over two years as the foundation for an online community museum.

December 12, 2002

Sports management is newest certificate program

Sports fans now have a convenient way to prepare for a business career, thanks to a new certificate program at the UW.

November 14, 2002

Applicants choose programs leading quickly to jobs

This year’s applicants for UW Educational Outreach (UWEO) certificates seem to be favoring professional, short-term programs that allow them to find work quickly, possibly because of the continuing weak economy in the Puget Sound.

October 17, 2002

Grant to fund two Eastern Washington community technology centers

The UW’s Office of Educational Partnerships and Learning Technologies and its partners in Eastern Washington — Northwest Communities Education Center and Horizons Inc.

June 27, 2002

Students flock to summer quarter

Enrollments for summer quarter continue to rise at all three campuses.

March 14, 2002

MyUWClass ready to serve faculty

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