University Of Washington
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All the realities
澳门英皇appChristopher Schell, a UW Tacoma professor of urban ecology, combines social justice and ecology to reveal more about the natural world — and the human one.
Filling the gaps
Low-income veterans are getting life-changing dental care and more, thanks to Everyone for Veterans — a nonprofit founded by UW assistant clinical professor Theresa Cheng.
Cutting costs, saving lives
澳门英皇appThe price of lifesaving epinephrine pens skyrocketed more than 600% in less than 10 years. Alum Shawn Swanson, graduate student Richard Lee and a team of UW innovators created a device to change that.
Meeting of the minds
澳门英皇appThe UW is the host university for the 2020 American Association for the Advancement of Science Annual Meeting. Our distinguished scientists and scholars welcome their peers from around the world.
News & Events
2018–19 President’s Medalists announced
Selected by a committee for their high GPA, rigor of their classes and number of Honors courses, the President’s Medalist Award celebrates the top student in each undergraduate class.
Mapping the coronavirus
UW geographer Bo Zhao has created an interactive map, updated every few hours, of coronavirus cases around the world.
Not just ‘baby talk’
澳门英皇appA study by the Institute for Learning & Brain Sciences at the UW finds the value of using “parentese,” an exaggerated speaking style that conveys total engagement with a child.