Here's a sampling of recent news stories in local and national media featuring College of Arts & Sciences faculty and staff:
Jennifer Salk, chair of the Department of Dance and Donald E. Petersen Endowed Professor, is featured in a story about UW faculty transitioning to online instruction for spring quarter. Source: Inside Higher Ed
Daniel Bessner, Anne H.H. and Kenneth B. Pyle Associate Professor of American Foreign Policy, argues that the effects of pandemics today — and climate change and inequality — cross borders and require forms of international cooperation not seen in the past. Source: Responsible Statecraft
Julianne Dalcanton, chair of the Department of Astronomy, is featured in a story about citizens gathering much-needed supplies for health care workers. Source: BuzzFeed.
Researchers in the UW Department of Psychology’s Center for the Science of Social Connection offer a few tips for staying connected — at a safe distance. Source: UW News
Katherine Beckett, chair of the Department of Law, Societies & Justice and S. Frank Miyamoto Professor of Sociology, and Anjum Hajat of the School of Public Health, write about prisoners as a population particularly vulnerable to COVID-19. SOURCE: The Seattle Times