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October 28, 2013

UW hosts series of events for Veterans Appreciation Week Nov. 5 to 11

News and Information

The University of Washington is planning a number of events that will be held during the week preceding Veterans Day.

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Columnist: Crowdfund UW computer-science expansion

News and Information

October 25, 2013

Patient case takes health care students on an interprofessional learning journey

UW Health Sciences & UW Medicine

Students from the various health sciences schools worked together on a fictional case to solve the patient’s list of problems from different perspectives.

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New UW-Pacific NW National Lab computing-research institute holds first public workshop

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Based at the University of Washington, the Northwest Institute for Advanced Computing’s first public event on Oct. 30 will feature speakers from the UW, the Pacific Northwest National Laboratory and industry, as well as breakout sessions that explore various aspects of science and engineering technologies.

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October 24, 2013

Arts Roundup: Music, exhibits, women’s festival — and a Halloween concert

It’s a big week for the arts on campus featuring dance, music, lectures, and a festival. From the annual Halloween Organ Concert to the ISIS: Women Arts Festival at the Burke Museum of Natural History and Culture — take your pick or pick them all.

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Panel to discuss making a difference during health-care reform

Health Sciences

UW faculty, staff and students are invited to attend a panel discussion on the “Affordable Care Act: How You Can Make a Difference,” from 5 to 6:30 p.m., Tuesday, Oct. 29, in Hogness Auditorium at the UW Health Sciences Center.

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October 23, 2013

Stephen Boyd: Making the best decisions in smart systems, products

News and Information

Stephen Boyd of Stanford University is the speaker at this year’s Lytle Lecture Series hosted by the UW’s Department of Electrical Engineering. He will give a free public talk at 3:30 p.m. Monday, Oct. 28.

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October 22, 2013

Dogs in dawg regalia, class of 2033 in diapers – vote now for W Day photos

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A Husky Spirit Photo Contest is part of the runup to this year’s W Day, Friday, Oct. 25.

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Study: Quake-triggered landslides a significant hazard in Seattle

The next big earthquake on the Seattle fault could trigger destructive landslides in the city, potentially affecting a much larger area than previously thought, and in areas outside those currently considered to be landslide prone, a new UW-led study shows.

News Digest: Mercer Court grand opening, iSchool lecture Nov. 7, Honor: David Shields

Mercer Court Apartments grand opening Oct. 24 || UW iSchool presents author Jack Gantos Nov. 7 || David Shields honored by Artist Trust

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