The latest news from the UW
June 24, 2010
The American College Personnel Association (ACPA) is holding its three-day Institute on Sustainability on campus just now, and two representatives of Housing & Food Services will give presentations on sustainability successes here at the UW.
CHAMPION CUBICLES: Two UW staffers are among those whose office cubicles have been featured in a recent series in the Seattle Times.
The ATC will let students work with state-of-the-art clinical equipment while treating patients.
Where are we? The photo above was taken somewhere on campus.
UW medical resident Dr.
We’ve come a long way from Marian the librarian.
In an effort to steer the campus community toward its other restaurants when the HUB closes, UW Housing & Food Services is offering an “all you can eat” lunch option for $6.
For the first time, U-PASS members at the UW who are between 18 and 20 years old can join Zipcar and take advantage of Zipcar discount memberships through U-PASS.
On June 8, World Oceans Day, Washington Sea Grant launched Washington on Water (WOW), a new website to help teachers in kindergarten through 12th grade zero in on marine education resources available statewide.
So you have an old U.
A new online study to help people quit smoking is being launched at Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center.
As a public health student, performing artist Michaela Leslie-Rule filmed the views of Tanzanian women on intimate partner violence and gen
According to a 2007 study by the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, teamwork breakdowns, such as lack of supervision and patient hand-off problems, account for 70 percent of errors by medical trainees.
Andrew Whiteman is looking at a photograph of Japanese macaque monkeys languishing comfortably in steaming hot pools.
This special reading features Paul Martinez Pompa, reading from his first full-length collection of poetry, My Kill Adore Him; and Aaron Michael Morales, reading from his first novel, Drowning Tuscon.
June 23, 2010
Scientists learn about plankton growth in the mid-ocean, which accounts for a fifth of the CO2 taken from the atmosphere by world’s plants.
June 19, 2010
Sen. Maria Cantwell (D-Wash.) has announced that University of Washington researchers, with the architectural firm NBBJ, will receive a $1.3 million grant from the U.S. Department of Energy to extend nationally a model that reduces hospital energy use by 60 percent. The work of the UW team reflects a fundamental game change. Once upon a time, it…
The goal is to reduce consumption in health facilities across the country.
Opening reception for the Burke Museum’s latest exhibit, the International Conservation Photography Awards.
June 17, 2010
Laura Baker, assistant professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at the UW Medical School, speaks on Alzheimer’s Disease and Dementia: First Signs and Beyond.
June 14, 2010
A group of researchers led by Dr.
June 12, 2010
The UW’s 135th Commencement.
June 10, 2010
A new one-stop location downtown for “everything Husky” is set to open June 11.
In genetically prone persons, immune cells with both virus and nerve protein receptors might assault nerves after fighting an infection
The Speak to Succeed Toastmasters Club will hold an open house.
June 9, 2010
An international study published June 9 also identified several new possible autism genes
NOAA has selected the University of Washington to study of some of the most-pressing environmental challenges in the ocean and atmosphere.
June 7, 2010
The UW and the UAW have reached agreement on a new contract, which will cover teaching assistants, research assistants, and others
Patients with diabetes, depression control glucose, lipid levels as well as non-depressed patients
Mark A. Emmert, University of Washington president, will officiate at his final Commencement ceremonies in Seattle on June 12
June 4, 2010
The University Symphony performs Bach with faculty artist Carole Terry on harpsichord, and students sing in the UW Recital Choir.
June 3, 2010
Two University of Washington engineers have helped the U.
Regulator is distributed unevenly during cell division to make two functionally and structurally different cells
Find out Friday, June 18, what UW scientists learned from their instruments and being on board a sailing ship that traveled 28,000 miles, all the way around North and South America.
Two UW engineers have helped the U.
A UW expert on climate change and planning for its consequences — someone whose advice has been sought at every level from the local Puget Sound basin to the international Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change — will ask the question Whither Ocean Governance? Is Effective Management the Holy Grail? in a special lecture Friday, June 4.
The UW is moving to a process whereby admissions decisions are not made until all applications have been received and assessed.
A species of fish with rare, forward-facing eyes like humans and a body colored with swirls of tan and peach zebra stripes has made the list of top 10 new species.« Previous Page Next Page »