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October 28, 2010
Students of Carole Terry, professor of organ and harpsichord in the School of Music, will play spooky classics and selected not-as-spooky Broadway show tunes on the UW’s Littlefield Organ in a special Halloween concert at 7:30 p.
School of Music students will perform new music selections in the Contemporary Group concert and pianist Alan Chow will give a guest recital, both on Thursday, Nov.
The UW has thousands of class sections filling hundreds of rooms every day, all quarter, all year.
Carol Crowell first saw Cosette in the University Week Classifieds.
For the first time, scientists have discovered that a poorly understood class of RNA produced in a mammal’s cells during a respiratory virus attack may affect the outcome of the infection.
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October 27, 2010
These techniques spot minute variations linked to evolution, diversity and brain development
In honor of Domestic Violence Awareness Month, there will be a walk to remember six members of the campus community who lost their lives to domestic violence.
October 26, 2010
The sweet smell of fresh laundry may contain a sour note.
October 25, 2010
Long, non-protein-coding RNAs may help regulate innate immunity
Researchers at the Behavioral Research & Therapy Clinics at the University of Washington seek King County men and women to participate in a study on suicide intervention.
October 24, 2010
When he was 17, the late Sam Kelly met Paul Robeson, who asked him, “What are you doing for the race?” That question inspired Kelly to devote his life to helping others.
October 21, 2010
A University of Washington Medical Center patient is the world’s first recipient of a device that aims to quell the disabling vertigo associated with Meniere’s disease.
Want to help make a green campus even greener? Volunteers are needed to help plant 15 to 20 Deodar Cedar trees at the north end of the E-1 parking lot between 10 a.
President Barack Obama addressed — and delighted — a packed, purple house of Huskies at Hec Edmondson Pavilion today, part of a whistlestop-style tour to get out the Democratic vote, especially for Sen.
The UW School of Law will have a community gathering to celebrate the life of Paul Steven Miller, the Henry M.
University of Washington researchers develop first implanted device to treat balance disorder
Two elite blogs often post the most interesting political videos which are then picked up by top general-interest blogs
Florence Bean James Lives! James (1892-1988) co-founded and led the legendary Seattle Repertory Playhouse, housed in the present-day Jones Playhouse, and was a political activist, gifted speaker, and inspiration for countless theatre artists and audiences in Seattle.
Prescription opiate use and misuse has received considerable national attention because of the growing number of deaths associated with prescription pain killers, a blackmarket in pills, and the rise in drug-seeking and addiction rates.
President Barack Obama will speak at rally being held at noon Thursday, Oct.
UW Medicine comprises seven entities with a single mission of improving health, both locally and globally.
Where are we? The photo above was taken somewhere on campus.
Every day you work alongside people who are fabulous at what they do.
A king and three of his nobles swear off earthly pleasures and seclude themselves in an academy for three years.
Renowned French bassoonist Pascal Gallois — a member of the famed Paris-based Ensemble Intercontemporain — will perform at 7:30 p.
Finance & Facilities has gone on a LEAN diet to become more efficient and responsive to its customers, creating culture change that empowers line employees.
Members of the UW Wind Ensemble will perform at 1:30 p.
President Barack Obama will speak at the UW today, Thursday, Oct.
Faculty violist Melia Watras will perform a concert of contemporary works for the viola and the pieces that inspired their creation at 7: 30 p.
Think of it as Habitat for Penguinity.
What if doctors had tools to pinpoint the location of disease inside the body’s cells? What if window panes captured solar energy that could be used to power homes? Molecular engineering, sometimes called molecular manufacturing or molecular systems, is very small-scale construction made possible by advances in chemical synthesis that allows for this new class of nanotechnology.
There’s Motosurf, and then there’s Siganos, which is part of the formidable thing they call Megatron.
CLEVER CROWS: When PBS’ program, Nature, takes a look at crows on Sunday, Oct.
“Autism Science: From Research to Clinic and Back Again” is the topic of a welcome event this month for the new director of the UW Autism Center, Wendy Stone.
Washington state voters are focused on jobs and the economy, and they’re anti-tax, according to a new survey that also shows incumbent Patty Murray ahead of former state Sen.
The Center for Digital Arts and Experimental Media presents an evening of computer music by composer Joseph Anderson on Tuesday, Oct.
Two longtime civil rights and social justice activists will headline a distinctive event this month at UW Tacoma.
The Diversity Blueprint, which articulates a set of priorities for achieving an integrated vision for campus diversity, is really the beginning of a process that must be implemented at the grass roots in order to succeed, according to Sheila Edwards Lange, vice president and vice provost for minority affairs and diversity.« Previous Page Next Page »