Race Through Time!

It’s time for the 2015 UW Scavenger Hunt! Travel back to 1936, the year nine rowers from the UW united as one and unexpectedly brought home gold from the Berlin Olympics. They came together and defied all expectations. In that spirit, we encourage you to form your own team and work together to solve the clues. Hunt in Bothell, Seattle, or Tacoma on Thursday, April 23. The author of The Boys in the Boat, the book that chronicled the Olympic journey, will be at the Seattle hunt! Learn more and sign up here.

(NOTE: The scavenger hunt previously scheduled for Saturday, April 25 has been cancelled due to a scheduled on-campus protest. Please email wholeu@uw.edu if you have questions or concerns.)

Allergies: What Causes Them & What You Can Do

Allergies affect up to 20% of the population to some degree. Seasonal symptoms include a runny nose, fits of sneezing, watery eyes, extreme fatigue, and generally feeling awful. These symptoms can be particularly vexing in June, the peak of the grass pollen season. Some people also suffer from asthma experience wheezing and difficulty breathing. Symptoms [...]

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Just 73 days to earn your $125 incentive

Dr. Paul Ramsey on a Culture of Good Health

8 Very Different Ways to Volunteer at the UW

Prepping for Disaster with Darren Branum

The Girls in the Boat – Rowing for a Purpose

I recently had the pleasure of interviewing three UW women who have teamed up to row the distance for blood cancer research and patient care. They are taking part in the Team In Training (TNT)/Leukemia & Lymphoma Society’s “Learn to Row” program, and will be competing in a regatta at the end of June. Along [...]

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Celebrate National Poetry Month with These Seven Stunning Collections

At University Book Store, we’re excited to celebrate National Poetry Month this April. Whether you’re a fan of poetry or looking to explore it for the first time, check out these seven standout collections to explore the beauty and power of the poetic form yourself. Citizen: An American Lyric by Claudia Rankine A finalist for [...]

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Experience the Night Sky at Jacobsen Observatory

How to Make Meals in a Mason Jar

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Earth Day Challenge

Ongoing through Friday, Apr. 24, 2015

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Disasters Happen. Learn How to Be Ready.

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Earth Day Seminar with WA Toxic Coalition - Avoid chemicals in your household

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