Together We Will - Coronavirus Response

Together We Will

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In solidarity with units across the University of Washington, the College of Arts and Sciences is committed to responding to the challenges posed by COVID-19. The stories below outline how our community is responding with research, innovation, engagement and resilience.

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Together We Will - Expand Knowledge Through Research and Information

July 10, 2020
How has COVID-19 impacted workers? Faculty in Labor Studies offer their thoughts. Read More
May 7, 2020
Faculty in the Department of Applied Mathematics contribute to coronavirus planning and strategy. Read More
July 31, 2020
Four UW psychologists explain how to keep and build relationships during the pandemic. UW News
July 30, 2020
Adrian Raftery, professor of statistics and sociology, explains how different sets of facts and figures about COVID-19 can paint different pictures of the pandemic. UW News
July 26, 2020
Emma PeConga and Gabby Gauthier, doctoral students in psychology, are interviewed about the importance of resilience and how we can work toward it amidst the current pandemic. Psychology Today

Together We Will - Innovate and Adapt Teaching and Learning

May 4, 2020
They can't perform together on stage right now, but members of the UW Wind Ensemble are still making music. Read More
April 2, 2020
Anthropology professor Steven Goodreau's "Plagues and Peoples" course took on heightened relevance when the coronavirus emerged. Read More
June 17, 2020
The UW honors several faculty members with Distinguished Teaching Awards, including Ian Schnee, Senior Lecturer of Philosophy and Xiasong Li, Professor of Chemistry. University of Washington Magazine
May 18, 2020
It's very intense to teach the history of another recent pandemic that's still shaping our lives right now with a pandemic shaping out lives in historically unprecedented ways. Department of History
April 16, 2020
Michael Swaine, assistant professor with the School of Art + Art History + Design, is embracing the online format of classes. The Daily

Together We Will - Foster Community Engagement and Enrichment

June 5, 2020
During this time of uncertainty and isolation, find solace in digital opportunities to connect, share, and engage. UW News
June 3, 2020
In this year’s annual thesis exhibition, eight Master of Fine Arts and six Master of Design candidates at the UW will showcase their work online. The Daily
May 1, 2020
ArtSci at the UW brings together a myriad of activities, talks, and events that can be done safely from the comfort of home during quarantine. UW News
April 23, 2020
During this time of uncertainty and isolation, find solace in digital opportunities to connect, share, and engage through opportunities with the Henry, the Center for Labor Studies, and more. UW News
April 21, 2020
The School of Drama has created a unique virtual showcase for their MFA acting graduates, in place of one that usually takes place in-person. The Daily

Together We Will - Support our Community and One Another

May 1, 2020
Arts & Sciences departments have used their 3D printers to create protective equipment for health care workers. Read More
August 12, 2020
Johnny Horton, Co-Director of Creative Writing in Rome, argues that the pandemic and an America First presidency threaten a great American institution. Crosscut
May 29, 2020
Carrie Slavin (’94 grad, Art History) and Theresa Roberts (’88 grad, Communications) discuss their work in the Seattle Assistance League delivering family care packages. Seattle Times
May 25, 2020
Francis Abugbilla, Jackson School doctoral candidate, is featured for facilitating support to assist in the COVID-19 response in Ghana. News Ghana
May 1, 2020
Jana Mohr Lone, Director of the Center for Philosophy for Children discusses children's philosophical questions about the coronavirus outbreak. The Conversation