Tai Chi Event Coming to Kane Hall

Grandmaster Chen Zhenglei, one of China’s top 10 contemporary martial arts masters, is coming to the University of Washington! The Whole U has partnered with the Confucius Institute of the State of Washington, the Chen Zhenglei Tai Chi Training Center, and the Chinese Wushu and Tai Chi Academy to bring the Grandmaster to campus on Wednesday, June 1. He will speak on the history and health benefits of Chinese Tai Chi, and his talk will be followed by Tai Chi performances. Space is limited so register now!

Meet Our Next Guinness World Record Fitness Instructors!

This year will mark our third annual Guinness World Record attempt at the UW. We will break the record for the Largest Exercise Ball Class in history on Wednesday, May 25, when over 500 participants fill the basketball court in Alaska Airlines Arena. In partnership with UW Sports Medicine and the IMA, our instructors this [...]

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Tai Chi Event Coming to Kane Hall

Grandmaster Chen Zhenglei, one of China’s top 10 contemporary martial arts masters, is coming to the University of Washington. The Whole U has partnered with the Confucius Institute of the State of Washington, the Chen Zhenglei Tai Chi Training Center, and the Chinese Wushu and Tai Chi Academy to bring the Grandmaster to campus on [...]

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Faculty Friday: Mika Ahuvia

Magic and mysticism. Angels and demons. It’s hard to find a dull moment in Mika Ahuvia’s syllabus. The assistant professor of Jewish Studies teaches a class called Heroes, Heretics, and Radicals: The Beginnings of Judaism and Christianity. “You could say there are some magical things that happen in the Bible,” Ahuvia said. “When the Nile [...]

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Upcoming Events

Lunchtime Tower Trot

Tuesday, May 24, 2016, 12 - 1 p.m.

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Suicide Prevention Training for Faculty & Staff

Tuesday, May 24, 2016, 3 - 4:30 p.m.

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World’s Largest Exercise Ball Class Spectator Section

Wednesday, May 25, 2016, 12 - 12:45 p.m.

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Yoga with Dr. Joe Merrill

Thursday, May 26, 2016, 6:30 - 7:30 a.m.

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Yoga with Dean Peloquin for UW Tower Employees

Thursday, May 26, 2016, 12 - 1 p.m.

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