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2 National Book Awards for faculty
More than 100 study abroad programs in 36 countries
More than 5,840 undergraduate courses offered annually
Distinguished alumni: Governor Jay Inslee, former Governor Christine Gregoire
Distinguished alumni: artist Dale Chihuly, author David Guterson
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8 MacArthur Fellows
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