It’s Summer!

It’s finally summer! Let’s celebrate by trying something new. From book clubs to ball games, there are tons of activities to chose from. Check out our calendar for events or peruse 180 discounts for faculty and staff. And save August 24 for a Free Photo Day on the Seattle campus!

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Expert Tips for Talking with Your Kids About Sex

As 12-year-old girls, we giggled about sex education night. We knew it was inadequate and didn’t take it seriously even though we had tons of thoughts and feelings about what was going on that year. Fast forward to now, and I’m a parent hungry for information on navigating the safety and social issues around healthy [...]

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3 Ways UW Staff Steps On Up

Jessica Investigates: Swapping Fruits for Fats When Baking

Hashtag What? Your Guide to Social Media

Adaptive Yoga Comes to UW

Too Much Fun in the Sun? 9 Tips for Protecting Your Skin!

July is UV safety month! The sun’s ultraviolet (UV) rays can lead to skin cancer, the most common type of cancer in the United States, as well as wrinkles and blotchy skin. UW Dermatologist Dr. Andrea Kalus kindly provided these 9 tips for minimizing sun damage: Sunscreen should be the last defense. The first defenses [...]

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Sci-Fi, Fantasy & Story Time Adventures at University Book Store

Summer is a time for exploration, and at University Book Store in the U District, our calendar is full of chances to discover new worlds and investigate our own with some of the most imaginative storytellers and inquisitive authors out there. On Tuesdays in July, we’re delighted to host readings and discussions with the noteworthy [...]

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Ask a Dietitian: Meatless Mondays?

2 Silly Reasons to Attend Free Photo Day

Upcoming Events

Mindfulness Inquiry-- FULL

Thursday, July 24, 2014, 12 - 1 p.m.

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UW Botanic Gardens: Feathers with Connie Sidles

Saturday, July 26, 2014, 10 - 11:30 a.m.

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Annual UW Start-Up Celebration

Tuesday, July 29, 2014, 10 a.m. - 12 p.m.

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UW Botanic Gardens: Pruning Shrubs and Trees: The Summer Advantage

Wednesday, July 30, 2014, 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.

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Mindfulness Inquiry-- FULL

Thursday, July 31, 2014, 12 - 1 p.m.

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  • The UW Club is running a summer special for faculty & staff! Tempted after trying their new desserts... #cheesecake #uwclub
  • Today marks week three of the Step On Up Challenge! How's everyone doing? Where have your steps taken you? #uwsteponup #getfit #hiking #adventures
  • #tbt to the martial arts #icon, Bruce Lee. A martial arts master, actor, and filmmaker, Lee also studied philosophy while at #UW. Sunday, July 20th, marks his anniversary. His Lakeview Cemetery burial site will surely be visited by his fans. #Seattle #legend #jeetkunedo
  • What a great way to kick back and relax after work! Live music, good food, and good company - can't get much better than this.  Thanks #UW Medicine for presenting this weekly concert series. #goodvibes #summer #relax #fun
  • Taking a stroll for some inspiration and fresh air this Monday. This campus is full of gems. #uw #Monday #workflow #lunchtime
  • The Department of Opthalmology is running the Hood to Coast race together AND making Husky masks to represent UW! This 200 mile relay goes from Mt. Hood to Seaside in Oregon. #woof #eyeditarod

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