Features

July 17, 2017

Seattle stars at the 2017 MLB All-Star Game

At the MLB All-Star Game, a UW-trained engineer crafted the bats and a Mariner took home the MVP.


July 6, 2017

It’s never too late to graduate: 76-year-old finishes Ph.D. after four decades

Ned Porges, 76, finished his Ph.D. after four decades.


June 27, 2017

Before Paul Allen funded UW’s computer science labs, he got kicked out of them

Before he funded UW's computer science labs, Paul Allen got kicked out of them.


June 19, 2017

Character: Campus groomer Kandis Byrd

"I would have laughed hysterically if you told me 20 years ago I’d be doing this."


Johnnetta Betsch Cole to speak at graduation

She's a national leader in education, anthropology and activism.


June 16, 2017

Armed with DNA and forensic science, Sam Wasser fights to save endangered species

Biology professor Sam Wasser fights to save endangered species.


June 15, 2017

A champion for higher ed

Rep. Helen Sommers protected funding and expanded opportunities.


Mobilizing against muscular dystrophy

A family eager to help their son has helped make the UW a leader in facing down an insidious disease.


June 14, 2017

She left the UW to fly B-29 bombers

She left the UW to fly B-29 bombers, but she wasn't considered a veteran after WWII ended.


Brewing a new space in Suzzallo

A Venti-sized coffee shop opens in Suzzallo this fall.