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Changing the future
A redshirt year helps athletes gain confidence and skills. The STARS program is doing the same for UW engineering students — as it did for Tammy Teal, ’18, who is now a transportation engineer.
With an app created by UW researchers, pediatricians can now “listen” for ear infections, which are common but hard to diagnose in children.
Solving an Antarctic
UW School of Oceanography researchers team up with satellites, robots and seals to explain mysterious holes in Antarctic sea ice.
From the margins to the spotlight
At the UW School of Drama, Seattle theater legend David Armstrong teaches the history of Broadway musicals — and of the immigrant, LGBTQ, Jewish and African American creatives who shaped this American institution.
News & Events
Student robotics challenge to mark 50th anniversary of moon landing
Teams of middle and high school students from across the state will recreate the events of July 20, 1969, during Friday’s Apollo 50 Next Giant Leap Student Challenge at the UW.
UW recognized as Commute Trip Reduction Champion
The award honors employers for reducing their drive-alone rates and providing innovative commuter programs to their employees.
Alison Cullen named interim dean of UW Evans School of Public Policy & Governance
Cullen currently holds the Daniel J. Evans Endowed Professorship of Public Policy and Governance and is a decorated scholar and long-serving faculty member. Her appointment, set to begin Sept. 1, is subject to approval by the UW Board of Regents.