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Alumni

Alumni of the College of Arts & Sciences have shaped our region, nation, and world.

College of Arts & Sciences alumni are fueled by a collective desire to use their skills for good — to make a difference in the world around us. They include Nobel Prize recipients, Pulitzer Prize winners, groundbreaking scientists, influential artists, numerous state and U.S. representatives, and founders of companies and NGOs that improve lives across continents. 

Many alumni stay involved with Arts & Sciences, helping to empower students and faculty, create innovative programs, and change lives. Their philanthropic support and gifts of time, energy and expertise uplift everything from scholarships to research.

 

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Ancient Languages, New Technology

His knowledge of ancient languages led Andrew Glass (2006) to a specialized technology job at Microsoft. 

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A Perfect Pairing: Wine & Statistics

Danni Lin (2011, 2013) finds her statistics and computational finance & risk management degrees helpful as a wine entrepreneur in the US and China. 

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A Designer Reflects on "Making It"

Industrial design alum Adam Kingman demonstrated skill and creativity on the TV show Making It.

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Inspire students to pursue their interests

A UW Arts & Sciences education provides a solid foundation for our alumni, and their life experiences and accomplishments take them far and wide. Our job quiz shows students what’s possible through alumni examples. Share your story of how your Arts & Sciences major led to a fulfilling career.

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You are a Husky for life

As a UW alum, you are part of a global community of Huskies.  Stay connected with the University, help develop young leaders, and enjoy many membership benefits when you become a part of the UW Alumni Association.