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November 6, 2012

News Digest: Free energy-saving tool for computers, Upward Bound math-science grant, MathAcrossCampus Friday, Honor: Sam Wasser

UW offers free tool to manage power usage, patch common software || UW receives first Upward Bound math-science grant in state || Sam Wasser, conservation canines earn Alberta environmental award

UW-led research gives new outlook for color blindness

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November 5, 2012

Home sales, median prices up in Washington; affordability slips

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Washington state’s housing market continued to improve during the third quarter of 2012 as median selling prices and the number of homes sold both increased, according to the Runstad Center for Real Estate Studies at the University of Washington. Existing home sales increased 3.4 percent from the second quarter, to seasonally adjusted annual rate of

Raised in segregated south, diversity expert reflects on progress, upcoming conference

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The Center for Multicultural Education, part of the University of Washington’s College of Education, will celebrate its 20th year with a conference and book launch Friday, Nov. 9.

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November 2, 2012

Treating Doris: Health sciences students practice team-based clinical problem solving

UW Health Sciences and UW Medicine

A training event prepared 450 health sciences students for interprofessional teamwork and reminded them they aren’t alone in making tough clinical decisions.

Photo Gallery: W Day

Celebrating the University of Washington’s 151st birthday. Learn more about W Day. See additional photos on UW’s official Facebook page.

To tweet or not to tweet

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Legal marijuana, charter schools pulling ahead

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November 1, 2012

Prewar citizen complaints to government explored in ‘This is Not Civil Rights’

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George Lovell, UW associate professor of political science, is the author of “This Is Not Civil Rights: Discovering Rights Talk in 1939 America,” published in October by University of Chicago Press. He answered a few questions about his book for UW Today. What is the basic concept behind “This is Not Civil Rights”? The book

Arts Roundup: Music, art at Hall Health — and the play ‘Landscape of the Body’

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A bustling week in UW arts as we head into a rainy November. Common Book author Sarah Lawrence-Lightfoot speaks, violist Melia Watras reteams with an old colleague, the School of Drama starts its season and more.

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