We asked three UW experts how we might use this time of challenge and change to plan for a better future. Here’s what they said.
The chair of UW’s Printmaking Program designed a popular new class during the pandemic, stamping out doubt about how effective remote learning can be.
September 2020 Issue
The first football game at the iconic stadium came on Nov. 27, 1920.
A Latvian refugee from World War II, the colorful Astra Zarina had a vision to bring UW architecture students to Rome. Today, her students are making sure she is not forgotten.
Arts & Entertainment | Features | Medicine | Research | September 11, 2020
The UW is putting its combined brainpower into population health, improving lives around the world.
Campus Life | Faculty & Staff | Obituaries | September 11, 2020
To experience the true beauty of the University of Washington’s Seattle campus, look no further than the photographs of Loyd Heath.
Solutions | August 14, 2020
We ask an infectious disease expert for advice about how to explore the great outdoors.
News | People | August 14, 2020
The majestic Boeing 747, designed by Joseph Sutter, ’43, will no longer be flying for one of the world's biggest airlines.
Art | September 21, 2020
A sculpture by Kenyan-American artist Wangechi Mutu will move to its new home at the UW in front of the plaza of the Hans Rosling Center for Population Health.
Community | September 21, 2020
Underrepresented minority communities often view government with mistrust. The ECC is working with those communities to build trust in the U.S. Census.
Art | Obituaries | June 10, 2020
Virginia Bloedel Wright, 1929-2020, brought the Broken Obelisk to the UW and funded countless shows at the Henry Art Gallery.
Sports | July 16, 2020
710 ESPN’s Stacy Jo Rost, ’11, and KJR’s Dick Fain, ’96, earn national acclaim for the way they talk the talk.
Alumni | September 23, 2019
An intimate conversation with the chef behind Beacon Hill's most anticipated new restaurant.
Arts & Entertainment | September 3, 2019
From homestyle cooking to pop-ups with fusion flavors, here’s what our city’s Filipino food looks like, tastes like and means to the people who eat it.
Alumni | Husky History | March 13, 2020
For a life dedicated to students of color, the UW honors Emile Pitre with the 2020 Charles E. Odegaard Award.
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In 2016, the UW launched the public phase of its Be Boundless campaign. Since then, the campaign effort has expanded community connections and investment in the work the University does.
September 2020 Issue
The father of an incoming freshman looks to the future for advice for today.
At the end of June, the University closed the books on a historic fundraising campaign, in which more than half a million donors gave a combined $6.3 billion.
Gifts to the UW’s Be Boundless campaign reflect the character and spirit that unites us.
Thanks to years of foresight, funding and preparation, two UW labs have been on the forefront of COVID-19 testing.
With the world turned upside-down, the bond between the University of Washington and its community has never been stronger.
Ayan Hassan’s life was changed by the Making Connections program—and then unexpectedly saved by one of the program’s founders.
With many restaurants closed, the Fish Map offers a way for commercial fishing companies to sell their products directly to consumers.
With flu season coming, doctors and public health officials worry that an outbreak of influenza in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic could wipe out our health care system.
A book by UW Tacoma Assistant Professor Emily Thuma won the 2020 Lambda Literary Award for LGBT Studies.
For many older Americans, the rhythms of every day have not just changed during the COVID-19 pandemic; they have stopped.
Fans of Husky women’s soccer may do a double take this season if they look at the sideline and see one of the best players in school history working as an assistant coach.
Edean Anderson Ihlanfeldt started the UW women’s golf team in 1974-75 and coached it for eight years.
Rod Stanley, a Federal Way High School graduate who was a beloved member of the Husky football teams of the early 1970s, died in 2018.
After taking a bullet in World War II, Charles Sheaffer returned to captain the Husky basketball team in his senior season.
The legacy of Gabriel “Dr. Gabe” Gallardo.
Daudi Abe, author of an upcoming book on Northwest rap, tells us what makes the local scene so special.
September 2020 Issue
The UW has responded with leadership during the COVID-19 crisis. Now we must make the same commitment to addressing systemic racism and injustice.
Jennifer Cohen started working at the UW athletic department in 1998 and was promoted to athletic director in 2016.
Astronomer Emily Levesque’s new book shares the wonder of stargazing—and the adventures it’s taken her on.
UW Magazine Online
To most of us, algae is the green squishy stuff that occasionally “blooms.” But a UW neuroscience doctoral student found that algae has a creative side.
Stephen Johnson, '99, scoured archives, the internet and a villa in Italy to discover the fate of a missing World War II pilot.
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