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Educational report outlines state’s challenges, possibilities

Educational report outlines state’s challenges, possibilities

Posted: January 29, 1997

Continuing progress is "possible but not assured" for the state's educational system, according to a new, comprehensive report, "Conditions of Education in Washington State," produced by the University of Washington's Institute for the Study of Educational Policy and Management Analysis and Planning Associates. Read more »


A supercomputer gives the Pacific Northwest a super-detailed view of its often-capricious weather

A supercomputer gives the Pacific Northwest a super-detailed view of its often-capricious weather

Posted: January 24, 1997

It was not entirely a victory for hostile elements when severe winter storms devasted the Pacific Northwest in late December. It was also a victory for the National Weather Service, the University of Washington and six local, state and federal agencies, whose weather-forecasting supercomputer is providing local details of the Northwest weather with an accuracy… Read more »