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Professor Victoria Lawson

The University Honors Program welcomes its new director!

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The big W

Thousands of new students form a gigantic W on Husky Field.

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Ed Taylor, Vice Provost and Dean

Ed Taylor receives College of Education's 2014 Distinguished Graduate Award.


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    October 22, 2014

    $200,000 in two days!

    Help us reach $200,000 with a gift to any fund during our 48-hour online giving event. Whether you give $5 or $500, don’t miss out on this chance to join in, make an impact and show your #Love4UW! Let’s make a MORE PURPLE world! Join us any time between 2 p.m. on October 22 and…

  • Portrait of Professor Victoria Lawson

    September 30, 2014

    New director maps social justice to Honors Program landscape

    This fall, the University Honors Program welcomed a new director, Victoria Lawson, professor of geography, internationally-recognized scholar on global poverty and co-founder of the Relational Poverty Network. Victoria Lawson, professor of geography, is the new director of the University Honors Program. “Honors is amazing. It drew me in because of what it does,” says Lawson.…

  • Vice Provost and Dean Ed Taylor

    September 23, 2014

    Welcome from the Dean, autumn 2014

    Dear Friends and Colleagues, One of the most commonly-asked questions undergraduates get from family and friends is, “What’s your major?” And it makes sense that people want to know. Choosing a major (or two, or three) is a necessary rite-of-passage in college. At today’s University of Washington, pursuing a degree is just one part of…

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