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Annual President’s Address

President Michael K. Young highlighted the University of Washington’s recent successes and discussed how our unique vision, commitment to innovation and shared passion for the work we do is shaping a boundless future for our community, our state and our world.

Freshman Convocation 2014

President’s speech
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Washington Futures

The UW’s investment in Washington: A vital state institution

President Michael K. Young

President Michael K. Young


Michael K. Young became President of the University of Washington in July 2011. His path to the UW was the culmination of three decades of teaching, research, public service, and leadership in higher education.

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