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Growing careers in
The UW Foster School’s Business Certificate Program plants seeds of career growth and leadership for workers in eastern Washington’s tree fruit industry and beyond.
Keeping track of access
When station elevators break down, so does equal access for train riders with mobility challenges. UW researchers have created a web tool that gives crucial real-time details about urban rail accessibility.
As an engineering Ph.D. student and president of the Husky Cycling Club, Dan McCabe combines academic work with a love of biking to optimize deliveries from food banks to people with food insecurity.
RIDE TO THE RESCUE
The UW’s award-winning Regional Initiatives in Dental Education program trains students to be dentists and leaders in Washington’s rural and underserved communities, increasing access to dental care.
News & Events
Arctic cyclone leads to surprising loss of sea ice
The strongest Arctic cyclone ever observed struck in January 2022 northeast of Greenland. A new analysis led by the UW shows that while weather forecasts accurately predicted the storm, ice models seriously underestimated its impact on the region’s sea ice.
Donate with Bloodworks Northwest
With so much to do this winter, make sure you take an hour to save a life too! Consider donating blood this winter at the UW Ethnic Cultural Center, the IMA, UW Tower or Paccar Hall.
Supporting young women of color through the Sisterhood Initiative
Starting college is full of unknowns: Can I handle my classes? Will I find friends? Will I feel at home here? Am I ready for this? For nearly four dozen young women of color starting at the UW this fall, Rashida Love wants to assure them: Yes.