• 12th Man

    A class project aims to protect Seahawks fans' hearing without sacrificing team spirit. View Story.
  • Citizenship

    A new course looks at evolving citizenship laws and what they say about our nation. Learn more.
  • Anne Hamilton

    The new Henry exhibition encourages give and take, with visitors rarely leaving empty-handed. View Story.
  • Campus History Quiz

    Think you know your UW history? Time to take our campus history quiz. View Story.
  • New Reads

    Books make great holiday gifts! Here are some recent arrivals written by A&S alumni. View Story.

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News and Media Coverage

Global campuses can be a tool in public diplomacy
In a Room for Debate piece, Kristian Coates Ulrichsen, visiting scholar in the Jackson School, writes that "global universities have assisted in the spread of American higher education values around the world." Learn more at New York Times .
Historical significance of Martin Luther King Jr.'s legacy
Alexes Harris, associate professor of sociology, shares the historical significance of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s legacy. She also discusses his message in the context of recent protests in Ferguson, New York and around the country. Learn more at KING 5.

From the Current Issue of Perspectives Newsletter

12th Man

Looking Out for the 12th Man
A class project aims to protect Seahawks fans' hearing without sacrificing their team spirit.Read Story

Asa Mercer

Know Your Campus History? A UW Quiz
Test your knowledge of UW history, from its earliest days through the tumultuous Vietnam era. Read Story

John Findlay

A Bumpy Road for Citizenship
A new course looks at evolving citizenship laws and what they say about our nation. Read Story

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Great Reads by A&S Alums
A&S alumni have been busy writing, with new offerings in fiction, nonfiction, memoir, poetry, and more.Read Story