• Integrated Social Sciences

    A new integrated social sciences degree completion program is offered online. Learn more.
  • Megan Kufeld

    Husky goalkeeper Megan Kufeld has been named a President's Medalist. View Story.
  • Vaccinations

    Today's global health initiatives can be traced back to less-than-noble colonial ventures. View Story.
  • UW Painters

    The Seattle Times reviews the paintings of two former UW students featured in an exhibition at Prographica. Learn more.
  • Poetry

    UW Alumna Hannah Park receives the 2014 Walt Whitman Award from the Academy of American Poets View Story

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News and Media Coverage

Idaho students to get copies of Sherman Alexie banned novel
Sara Baker, a sociology student raised money to buy copies of "The Absolutely True Diary of a Part Time Indian" for high school students who protested their school's ban of the book. Learn more at SeattlePI.
Emerging from the shadows
Local governments in China have taken to forced urbanisation with relish in their rush to acquire precious land. Kam Wing Chan, professor of geography, is quoted. Learn more at The Economist.

From the Current Issue of Perspectives Newsletter

Jacob McMurray

Reliving Civil Rights History
An interracial, intergenerational group recently returned from an emotional Civil Rights Pilgrimage. Read Story

Jacob McMurray

Global Health Through a Historian's Lens
Today's global health initiatives can be traced back to less-than-noble colonial ventures. Read Story

Jacob McMurray

"Simming" a Mile in Others' Shoes
Simulations of everything from escaping slavery to growing old have the potential to promote change. Read Story

Jacob McMurray

Building Diversity, One Classicist at a Time
The Department of Classics promotes equity and diversity, with impressive results. Read Story


EVENTS

FEATURED EVENTS

Cambodian Son screening and director Q&A

Cambodian Son screening and director Q&A
UW Kelly Ethnic Cultural Theatre
Tuesday, April 22

Combined Choirs and University Symphony

Combined Choirs and University Symphony
Meany Theater
Tuesday, April 22

Military Security of Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania and Poland

Military Security of Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania and Poland
Savery Hall 264
Wednesday, April 23

CHID International Expo

CHID International Expo
OUGL Room 220
Thursday, April 24