• Jackson School

    Jackson School centers receive $16 million for international education. Learn more.
  • ArtsUW

    New look for ArtsUW website makes it easier than ever to search arts events at UW. Visit site.
  • C21 Leůn Spain

    Sixty entering freshmen launched their UW careers in Leon, Spain. View Story.
  • Summer Institute

    A summer institute immerses arts, humanities, and social sciences undergrads in research. View Story.
  • Active Learning Biology

    Students actively participate in Biology class, even in the largest lecture courses. View Story.


News and Media Coverage

It's a long way to the top (if you wanna be a Uighur pop star)
Heartthrob Ablajan embodies the tension between pop and politics in China's Xinjiang region. Darren Byler, graduate student in anthropology, is quoted. Learn more at Time .
Mad About Art: Making Art Interactive, One Exhibit at a Time
The UW has gone mad, although not in a disorderly chaos kind-of-way. Instead, the grounds have been overtaken by Mad Campus, an art exhibit comprised of site-specificworks. Learn more at Flip the Media.

From the Current Issue of Perspectives Newsletter

Mad Campus artwork

Celebrating Art—and the UW Campus
Discover artworks in unexpected spaces on the UW's Seattle campus through Mad Campus, a temporary exhibition. Read Story

Students in Leon

Launching in León
Sixty entering freshmen launched their UW careers in León, Spain through a new study abroad program offered by the College. Read Story

SIAH participant Tahoma Wrubleski, right

A Summer Dive into Research
Students in the Summer Institute for the Arts and Humanities spent nine weeks pursuing independent research. Read Story

Student in Tahiti

Experiencing the Real Tahiti
Undergraduates in an immersive summer program explored the implications of French Polynesia being a French colony. Read Story



Mad Campus

Mad Campus
September 13-October 25

Special Lecture: Cory Doctorow

Special Lecture: Cory Doctorow
Kane Hall
October 25, 2014

St. Martinís Eve Celebrates the 25th Anniversary of the Baltic Way

St. Martinís Eve Celebrates the 25th Anniversary of the Baltic Way
Latvian Hall
October 25, 2014

Leonardo Padura Fuentes,

Leonardo Padura Fuentes, "Escribir en Cuba en el siglo XXI / Writing in Cuba in the 21st Century"
Communications Building, Room 202
October 27, 2014