The latest news from the UW
August 5, 2010
The University’s Foster School of Business has quietly begun the process of occupying its new building, Paccar Hall, which was completed this summer.
Transportation Services has announced the seventh location for Fleet Services’ successful UCAR car-share program.
Judy Monroe from the CDC wil speak Aug. 9, and Chris Murray, Institute of Health Metric & Evaluation, on Aug. 10
Sonali Shah, an assistant professor of management at the UW’s Foster School of Business, has won the 2010 “Thought Leader Award” from the Entrepreneurship Division of the Academy of Management.
Jenee Myers Twitchell plays several roles on campus, and likes it best when those roles intersect — when her worlds collide.
The Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center board of trustees July 30 announced the selection of Dr.
Dr. Timothy Zisman from UW Gastroenterology will join riders covering 210 miles in Snohomish, Island and Skagit counties to promote
Differences were greatest for patients over age 85, and may reflect that physician practice styles vary by region in the United States
August 4, 2010
Biochemists and computer scientists at the University of Washington two years ago launched an ambitious project harnessing the brainpower of computer gamers to solve medical problems.
August 2, 2010
Retail prices of healthy foods rising: UW study
July 29, 2010
Salmonella can change its production of proteins in a previously unheard of manner to respond to harsh conditions. Evidence exists fo
July 28, 2010
Prescription-type opiate overdoses, deaths continue to rise in King County
July 27, 2010
Combining a nanoparticle’s magnetic and thermal properties virtually eliminates the background noise in medical imaging.
July 26, 2010
Nike’s decision to provide $1.5 million to workers in two shuttered factories resolves all issues involving the UW and Nike.
Estella Leopold, a University of Washington emeritus professor of biology, has been honored with the International Cosmos Prize.
July 23, 2010
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July 22, 2010
Sam Miller knows that wearing a seatbelt can make a life or death difference.
University of Washington Medical Center is ranked among the nation’s top hospitals in U.
“It’s a simple message: AEDs save lives,” said Dr.
Seven UW students have been chosen for prestigious national scholarships this year.
The UW Office of Minority Affairs and Diversity has received a five-year, $1.
The UW Bothell Nursing Program received a grant of $25,000 from the 2010 Johnson and Johnson “Promise of Nursing for Washington” Program.
TVW, Washington’s public affairs network, and UWTV, the television station for the UW, have announced that UWTV, using its satellite uplink facilities on the Seattle campus, will also send TVW’s signal out to cable systems in all areas of the state.
Interim president-designate Phyllis Wise has named Mary Lidstrom to be interim provost, filling the position Wise will leave when she becomes interim president in the fall.
In 1979, well before UW Tacoma was born, photographer Stephen Cysewski took hundreds of photos in Tacoma’s Warehouse District.
The Henry Art Gallery will hold a summer book sale featuring exhibit catalogs, artist biographies, art history and theory texts and more from 11 a.
The sandwiches are back, though in a different location.
A UW doctoral candidate is participating in a history-making research effort that unites the worlds of technology and the humanities.
Call it a gift that just keeps giving, from a caring librarian.
Board of Regents
The Board of Regents will hold a regular public meeting at 3 p.
TOP TWENTY: The UW is among the Top 20 large (more than 10,000 students) colleges and universities sending graduates to the Teach for America Program.
SUMMER READING FOR SCIENTISTS: The Washington Post asked a number of scientists what they’ll be reading for fun this summer, and David Montgomery, UW professor of Earth and space sciences, was among those whose suggestions were included.
A new study concludes that the total economic impact created within the state by the University of Washington is $9.
Where are we? The photo above was taken somewhere on campus.
Given the bleak outlook for financing public education, schools face a grim future of struggles amid static — or worse — declining resources.
If you are among those campus people who sometimes plan events involving food, you might want to check out the UW Business Diversity Connections Catering Event, from noon to 1:30 p.
When you’re harnessed to safety ropes and walking across a log dozens of feet in the air, you had better trust the folks who are spotting you from below.« Previous Page Next Page »