UW Information Technology

Working together for a better University

Welcome to UW-IT’s 2018 Partnerships series! We collaborate with partners across all three campuses, UW medical centers and global research operations to advance teaching, learning, innovation and discovery. Stories in the series will be published monthly through January 2019.


Answering the call

When students, faculty or staff call or email a UW help desk day or night, they mean business. That’s why the Foster School of Business partnered with UW-IT for 24/7 customer service.
Find out how UW-IT is helping improve customer service

Define this!

When is a chocolate chip cookie not a chocolate chip cookie? A shared vocabulary with bullet-proof definitions is the foundation for accurate data — and for using that data to make better business decisions.
Find out how Knowledge Navigator is helping the UW speak a common language

Internet of the ocean

Scientists are using cloud computing and data science tools to unravel the mysteries of our planet’s life support system.
Learn how UW-IT and the UW’s eScience Institute are helping accelerate their research


When technology engages the mind

UW instructors get out of their comfort zone and adopt Poll Everywhere, a classroom response system, and Panopto instructional videos to enhance the student learning experience.
Learn how philosophy and marine biology instructors found common ground thanks to evidence-based teaching

Ian Schnee teaching