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Dino Days are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. March 3 and 4 at Burke Museum, 4331 Memorial Way NE, Seattle, University of Washington campus. Hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily, and until 8 p.m. on first Thursdays. Admission is $10 general, $8 senior and $7.50 student/youth. Admission is free for ages 4 and under, ...
Trident Seafoods' pollock promoting food truck, The Fork & Fin, is planning giveaways to students at the University of Washington as part of outreach to promote the species. Seattle, Washington-based Trident said in a press release that it will give out free samples of the fish from the truck, and in the ...
That's the main finding of a new University of Washington-led study published Feb. 27 in the journal Fish and Fisheries. The researchers analyzed nearly 40 years of data from hatchery and wild Chinook populations from California to Alaska, looking broadly at patterns that emerged over the course of four ...
The University of Washington ranked second in the country in producing Fulbright Scholars, according to a list published Sunday in The Chronicle of Higher Education. The Fulbright Program is the U.S. government's flagship international educational exchange program. Fourteen scholars from the UW were ...

UW President Ana Mari Cauce sent out a memo to students, faculty and staff on Friday and said the University of Washington Police Department has "obtained credible information that groups from outside the UW community" intend to join a planned protest on campus Saturday "with the intent to instigate violence.".
The University of Washington joins 12 other leading North American research universities in the new University Climate Change Coalition, or UC3, a group committed to leveraging its research and resources to help communities accelerate climate action. The coalition, which launched Feb. 6 at the 2018 ...
Many innovations of 21st century life, from touch screens and electric cars to fiber-optics and implantable devices, grew out of research on new materials. This impact of materials science on today's world has prompted two of the leading research institutions in the Pacific Northwest to join forces to research ...
But on the University of Washington campus -- where I worked for five years until this past August -- our urban forest is getting hacked away with far too little publicity or pushback. Walking to and through the UW campus daily for the past several years, I watched scores of trees disappear. Most of the cutting ...
The peace Corps today announced that University of Washington ranked No. 2 among large schools on the agency's 2018 Top Volunteer-Producing Colleges and Universities list. There are 74 UW alumni currently volunteering worldwide. The Huskies lead a pack of six Washington schools on this year's ...
Although mobile devices such as tablets and smartphones let us communicate, work and access information wirelessly, their batteries must still be charged by plugging them in to an outlet. But engineers at the University of Washington have for the first time developed a method to safely charge a ...
The University of Washington ranked second in the country in producing Fulbright scholars, according to a list published Sunday in The Chronicle of Higher education. The Fulbright Program is the U.S. government's flagship international educational exchange program. Fourteen scholars from the UW were ...
Twice in one year's time the College Republicans at the University of Washington have held public events on the UW campus. The first, a speech by British right-wing provocateur Milo Yiannopoulos, dissolved into violence, including a shooting, outside Kane Hall. The second, a free speech rally last ...
Pimone Triplett's latest book of poems, "Supply Chain," was published by the University of Iowa Press in late 2017. Pimone Triplett, University of Washington associate professor of English and creative writing, has released a new book of poems, her fourth. "Supply Chain" was published by the University of ...
The College Republicans rally attracted both supporters and protesters on Saturday at the University of Washington. At one point ... Angry chants, clouds of pepper spray and arrests unfolded at the University of Washington Saturday afternoon as the university's College Republicans clashed with protesters.
Five people were arrested Saturday when counterprotesters clashed with members and supporters of a controversial right-wing "Patriot prayer" group at the University of Washington campus in Seattle.

UW President Ana Mari Cauce sent out a memo to students, faculty and staff on Friday and said the University of Washington police Department has "obtained credible information that groups from outside the UW community" intend to join a planned protest on campus Saturday "with the intent to instigate ...
At least five people were taken into policy custody at a right-wing rally that attracted hundreds of protesters to the University of Washington campus. The "Freedom Rally" led by Vancouver, Washington-based Patriot prayer garnered a massive police presence after UW President Ana Mari Cauce said Friday ...
A federal judge on Friday granted a request for a temporary injunction barring the University of Washington from charging the campus's College Republicans a $17,000 security fee in order to host a rally by Patriot prayer, a right-wing group, The Seattle Times reports. The College Republicans sued the ...
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has awarded the University of Washington a $2,996,426 grant to help fund the "Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis and air pollution - Next Stage (MESA Air Next)" project, building on more than a decade of research that looks at the connection between inhaled ...
The University of Washington will have to foot the bill for a far-right rally scheduled to take place on their campus this weekend after a federal judge ruled Friday that the university had acted unlawfully by charging a conservative on-campus group $17,000 to cover security costs. "The guidelines of how the ...
A federal judge on Friday morning blocked the University of Washington from billing the College Republicans an estimated $17,000 security fee for a campus rally Saturday on grounds that it violates free speech rights. "The guidelines of how the bill was calculated runs afoul (by) chilling speech," U.S. ...
The Ducks warm up before the game. Oregon basketball take on the University of Washington Huskies at Matthew Knight Arena in Eugene, Ore. on Feb. ... Oregon Ducks forward Paul White (13) knocks over University of Washington forward Hameir Wright (13). Oregon basketball take on the University of ...
Seattle - The University of Washington is urging people to avoid the campus' Red Square on Saturday after its police department obtained credible threats of violence. The Vancouver, Wash.-based conservative group Patriot prayer is scheduled to speak at 1 p.m. in what the College Republicans are ...
UW College Republicans President Chevy Swanson stands outside of Thomson Hall on the University of Washington campus. ... Fearing an outbreak of violence, University of Washington President Ana Mari Cauce asked that students stay away from the rally in the Red Square area of campus in front of ...
Researchers at the University of Washington were among the co-authors of a new study that uses ice core data to see how Earth's climate behaved at the end of the last ice age, when the Laurentide Ice Sheet covering much of North America retreated about 16,000 years ago. iceberg from above. Sea ice ...
The University of Washington College Republicans group has filed a lawsuit against UW. The suit, filed in federal court Tuesday evening, is over a $17,000 security fee required by the University for an on campus rally scheduled for this weekend. Joey Gibson, the head of conservative group Patriot prayer, ...
University of Washington researchers are building connections between computers and human brains, and they're spinning out young companies in the process. ... So in November 2016, he went through experimental surgery at the University of Washington Medical Center to fix the tremors with a device ...
The University of Washington joins 12 other leading North American research universities in the new University climate change Coalition, or UC3, a group committed to leveraging its research and resources to help communities accelerate climate action. The coalition, which launched Feb. 6 at the 2018 ...
The University of Washington joins 12 other leading North American research universities in the new University climate change Coalition, or UC3, a group committed to leveraging its research and resources to help communities accelerate climate action. The coalition, which launched Feb. 6 at the 2018 ...
University of Washington scientists are part of an international team that is spending six weeks in the remote Southern Ocean to tackle one of the region's many mysteries: its clouds. Clouds observed over the Southern Ocean during the campaign, which is taking place in the Southern Hemisphere summer.
A team of Astronomers including Eric Agol of the University of Washington has found that the seven Earth-sized planets orbiting the star TRAPPIST-1 are all made mostly of rock, and some could even have more water -- which can give life a chance -- than Earth itself. The research was led by Simon Grimm ...
University of Washington students from the Bothell, Seattle, and Tacoma campuses met with lawmakers in support of higher education bills during the annual Huskies on the Hill lobby day, Monday, Jan. 29. The Associated Students of the University of Washington from all three UW campuses asked their ...
The University of Washington men's basketball coach spent 22 years as an assistant at Syracuse University, often coaching before crowds of 30,000-plus. Following his Huskies' 80-62 win over rival Washington state on Sunday before 10,000 fans at the Alaska airlines Arena, Hopkins was overwhelmed by ...
Many innovations of 21st century life, from touch screens and electric cars to fiber-optics and implantable devices, grew out of research on new materials. This impact of materials science on today's world has prompted two of the leading research institutions in the Pacific Northwest to join forces to research ...
Have you always dreamed of owning a famous and beloved dog? If you live in Seattle, your moment has come. After ten years of loyal service, the beloved mascot for the University of Washington, a husky named Dubs, has decided to retire -- no doubt to enjoy even longer naps and even more cuddles ...
Notice is given under SEPA, RCW 43.21C.080, that the University of Washington Board of Regents, to the action described below on Jan. 11, 2018. Any action to set aside, enjoin, review or otherwise challenge such action on the grounds of noncompliance with the provisions of Chapter 43.21C RCW (State ...
A survey administered for the first time to students at Washington colleges shows they suffer from depression and emotional distress at roughly the same rate as students nationwide, with more than one in 10 saying they've had suicidal thoughts.
"Nearly 4 out of 5 college students report that emotional distress impacts their academic performance," said Jennifer Stuber, a University of Washington associate professor of social work and co-founder of Forefront Suicide Prevention. "During this major transition time in the lives of students, it is important to ...
Most of us surely don't think of mosquitoes as being especially adept at learning. But that may not be the case. In a paper published Jan. 25 in Current biology, University of Washington researchers report that mosquitoes can in fact learn to associate a particular odor with an unpleasant mechanical shock ...
A lab-designed hormone could unlock mysteries harbored by plants. By developing a synthetic version of the plant hormone auxin and an engineered receptor to recognize it, University of Washington biology professor Keiko Torii and her colleagues are poised to uncover plants' inner workings. The new ...
The University of Washington College Republicans recently held an event inviting classmates to debate them on DACA, only to have their banner vandalized by two liberal students.
When you think of color commentator Keith Jackson, you think of Big Ten football classics, and the ever predictable "Whoa Nelly!" which became his trademark. But you may not recall that same Keith Jackson has ties to the University of Washington. If you do, you've been around a long time. The time was ...
Making a quick plan for returning to and completing the task you're leaving will help you focus better on the interrupting work, according to new research from the University of Washington. Taking a minute when interrupted to create a "ready-to-resume" plan can help you disengage and move on, avoiding ...
University of Washington computer science student Christine Betts. Christine Betts ... Betts was accepted into the University of Washington's school of Computer Science and engineering and Tune House, a two-year scholarship program run by the Seattle mobile marketing analytics startup. Tune Scholars ...
No, no, and not directly, say Lisa Manheim and Kathryn Watts, professors of law at the University of Washington, in a new book. The answers, of course, are more complicated than a word or two. But every news cycle seems to raise a variation of the same question: Can he do that? Manheim and Watts, both ...
The Seattle Sounders on Thursday announced the signing of University of Washington midfielder Handwalla Bwana (pronounced HOND-wall-uh BWON-uh) to a Homegrown contract, the 10th in club history. He is the latest on a list that includes DeAndre Yedlin, Sean Okoli, Aaron Kovar, Victor Mansaray, ...
After 28 years as a professor of Earth and planetary science at UC Berkeley, Mark Richards will be leaving Berkeley in June to become the provost and executive vice president for academic affairs at the University of Washington. A geophysicist by training, Mark is an accomplished scholar who has been at ...
The five-story Nanoengineering and sciences Building is the second phase of a 168,000-square-foot complex at the center of UW's campus. Home to the UW Institute for Nano-Engineered Systems, the $87.8 million facility connects to the 90,000-square-foot Molecular Engineering and Sciences Building, ...


 

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