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December 1, 2010

Vintage visions: Sporting elegant bygone fashions, just for fun

Loveday Conquest and her husband, Fred Kleinschmidt, enjoy a "Titanic Survivors Ball."

Petticoats, nipped-in waists, Edwardian walking suits — members of the group Somewhere in Time Unlimited step out in historical fashions, just for fun.


November 17, 2010

More than meets the eye: Burke wants you to look beyond his disability

During a recent visit to UW Medical Center, patient Eric Burke talks with Deanna Britton, speech-language pathologist in Rehabilitation Medicine.

Mariners fan Eric Burke has a health care team on his side at UW Medical Center.


November 9, 2010

Why I chose UW Medicine: I was having twins!

Pediatric anesthesiology fellow Dr. Katherine Keech describes the family-centered care at UW Medicine during her pregnancy, the birth of her twins and their NICU stay. New dad Dr. John Keech is a UW surgery resident.


New director of the UW’s Robinson Center plans challenging classrooms for all children

On Nancy Hertzog’s first day of teaching, one of her students pulled the fire alarm and then vanished. She isn’t likely to have that experience here, as she brings her 30 years of experience to lead the Halbert and Nancy Robinson Center for Young Scholars.


January 11, 2007

Teacher’s teacher: ‘Ginger’ Warfield wins national math education award

Virginia “Ginger” Warfield, UW senior lecturer in math, always knew she’d become a mathematician — it was in the genes, you might say.



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