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William D. Ruckelshaus Center



The mission of the William D. Ruckelshaus Center is to help parties involved in complex public policy challenges occurring in the Pacific Northwest tap university expertise to develop collaborative, durable, and effective solutions.

Core Services Offered

The Center helps people work together to identify and solve problems, make collaborative decisions, and reach lasting agreements. http://ruckelshauscenter.wsu.edu/services/

Related UW Entities

UW School of Law
UW College of the Environment
Daniel J. Evans School of Public Policy & Governance
UW Office of the Provost
UW Office of the President

External Partners

We are a joint effort of the University of Washington through the Daniel J. Evans School of Public Policy & Governance and Washington State University through WSU Extension. Building on the unique strengths of these two institutions, the Center applies university resources and knowledge towards solving challenging public policy issues in the Pacific Northwest.