The Office of External Affairs houses the UW’s government relations, tribal relations, eastern Washington outreach, video production and radio units. Units work to expand and strengthen awareness, understanding and support of the University of Washington.
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January 11, 2024
On December 13, 2023, The University of Washington Bothell, applicant for a new Low Power FM station on 105.7MHz serving Bothell, Washington, filed an application with the Federal Communications Commission for a new Low Power FM Construction Permit. Members of the public wishing to view this application or obtain information about how to file comments…
September 7, 2023
Aaron Hoard has been named Director of Regional & Community Relations at the University of Washington, UW Vice President for External Affairs Randy Hodgins announced Tuesday. Hoard’s appointment is effective September 5. Aaron Hoard The Office of Regional & Community Relations links the University with neighborhoods surrounding the Seattle campus, civic groups and local government.…
May 16, 2023
The 2023 legislative session ended on April 23 after the House and Senate passed the state’s biennial operating, capital, and transportation budgets. In so many ways, this year’s session was filled with big wins for the UW and a couple of misses discussed later. On the capital budget side, the legislature made a powerful statement…