Features

March 30, 2017

Busting BS: Training students to catch—and call out—fake news and falsehoods

Inside the class that's training students to catch—and call out—fake news and falsehoods.


March 23, 2017

UW hands Mike Hopkins the keys to the men’s basketball program

UW hands Mike Hopkins the keys to the men's basketball program.


March 4, 2017

UW students and staff revive long-lost sport of log rolling

Thanks to a group of adventurous students and staff, log rolling has returned to UW.


March 3, 2017

With spoken word and hip-hop, a new generation of poets has taken the stage

With spoken word and hip-hop, a new generation of poets has taken the stage.


March 1, 2017

Finding a solution: A history of helping mankind

Tackling the most vexing medical problems facing humankind.


Cancer calamity: Rising rates among low-income and minority Americans

Disparities in health care access hit communities of color hard—particularly when it comes to cancer.


Why Gates gave: What $279 million will do for global health

A historic $279 million donation will enable the Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation to forecast health scenarios.


Building a livable city: Lessons from Auburn, Washington

Where we live affects our quality of life in many ways, including our health, happiness and social equity.


Diet and disease: Mapping and combating health disparities

How UW researchers are mapping and combating health disparities.


Scientists, doctors and data collectors join forces for population health

Scientists, doctors and data collectors join forces for population health.