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Book cover for The Last Stargazers
August 25, 2020
A sampling of recent stories in local and national media featuring College of Arts & Sciences faculty. Read More
Megan Ming Francis giving a TEDxRainier talk
August 25, 2020
Check out opportunities to explore the College of Arts & Sciences from your home. Read More
montage of old photos, postcards, newspaper clippings and other Ladino materials.
August 21, 2020
When a noted expert on Ladino — the endangered language of the Sephardic Jewish community — taught a UW course from Israel, it attracted students from around the world. Read More
Alicia Wassink in her office in 2019.
August 20, 2020
Many Northwesterners think they have no accent. UW linguist Alicia Wassink would disagree. Read More
Covers of translated books recommended by faculty
August 20, 2020
Looking for a window into other worlds? Ten faculty in the humanities suggest favorite books from around the globe, translated into English. Read More
Helen Louise Noyes stands at the Memorial Wall in the lobby of the CIA.
August 19, 2020
A love of languages and a long career with the CIA inspired Helen Louise Noyes (BA, 1969) to support UW students studying challenging languages. Read More
Amanda Doxtater headshot
August 18, 2020
As a UW undergrad, Amanda Doxtater fell in love with the Swedish book Kris (Crisis). As a UW professor, she completed its first translation into English. Read More
Darius Presley seated on bench on UW campus
July 17, 2020
With support from a Flip Wilson Scholarship, Communication major Darius Presley (BA, 2020) helped with an innovative collaboration exploring race and privilege. Read More
Dancer in mid-air while performing with Brian Brooks Moving Company
July 17, 2020
The College of Arts & Sciences has built a relationship with the Mellon Foundation to explore the relevance and expand the presence of humanities and arts across all disciplines. Read More
aerial view of grassy mound integrated with a building.
July 16, 2020
Check out opportunities to explore the College of Arts & Sciences from your home. Read More
illustration with back and white profiles in front of American flag
July 16, 2020
A sampling of recent stories in local and national media featuring College of Arts & Sciences faculty. Read More
Patti Warashina surrounded by her artwork
July 10, 2020
From Distinguished Teaching Awards to President's Medals, it's awards season at the UW. Read More
montage of podcast logos
July 10, 2020
Podcast fans may find new favorites among this list of suggestions from Arts & Sciences faculty. Read More
Aerial view of the Quad and south campus.
July 10, 2020
Thanks to a generous grant from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, the College of Arts & Sciences will develop six undergraduate courses open to all. Read More
Workers marching on Juneteenth, holding up ILWU banner
July 10, 2020
How has COVID-19 impacted workers? Faculty in Labor Studies offer their thoughts. Read More
montage of headshots of 2020 Dean's Medalists
July 10, 2020
The College honors four exceptional graduates representing eight Arts & Sciences majors. Read More
Daniel Pollack University of Washington
July 1, 2020
Pollack, a Professor of Mathematics, took on the new role July 1. Read More
UW quad with cherry trees in bloom
June 25, 2020
Dean Stacey reflects on the College’s role in addressing systemic racism through the curriculum, research, and other work — and how there's more to be done. Read More
photo from a Black Lives Matter demonstration
June 24, 2020
Websites, essays, and suggested films related to racism and racial justice. Read More
montage of books by faculty
June 19, 2020
Books by Arts & Sciences and other UW faculty on race, anti-racism, and social justice. Read More

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