University Of Washington
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An engineering star
Ewurama Karikari, ’19, followed her love of math and robotics to the UW, where she found community and support as a rising leader and aspiring engineer.
Rising to the Challenge
In the UW’s Grand Challenges Impact Lab, students like Cristina Lopez, ’19, worked in Bangalore, India, to address real-world problems — like the city’s urgent groundwater shortage — and increase their own cultural awareness.
Treating mind and body
Jennifer Velloza’s research highlights the vital role of mental-health care in global HIV prevention — work that was supported in part by the UW Magnuson Scholarship.
A natural cure for cavities
Drawing inspiration from the body’s natural tooth-forming proteins, Dr. Mehmet Sarikaya and a team of researchers have developed a way to rebuild tooth enamel.
News & Events
UW drives $15.7 billion of state’s economy; sustains more than 100,000 jobs
A new report shows that the economic impact of the University of Washington has increased significantly over the past decade.
Fall storms, coastal erosion focus of study
A University of Washington team is embarking on a research cruise of northern Alaska to study how fall storms, dwindling sea ice and vulnerable coastlines might combine in a changing Arctic.
UW hosts conference on preventing sexual harassment
The UW is honored to be a founding member of the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine Action Collaborative and pleased to host this week’s public summit on preventing sexual harassment in higher education.