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Sunshine Eversull meets with her faculty adviser, Phillip Thurtle.
July 5, 2006
For departments that require a senior thesis, the benefits for all involved are substantial. Read More
Ed Viesturs celebrates at the summit of Manaslu in 1999.
October 5, 2005
Ed Viesturs’ (’81) first climbs were in the Northwest, during his years as a UW undergraduate. Now he has become the first American to successfully summit all 14 of the world's 8,000+ meter peaks without supplemental oxygen. Read More
An artist’s rendering of the Stardust spacecraft
October 5, 2005
A space capsule will return to Earth in January 2006, ending a seven-year journey to capture comet dust. Read More
Katherine Stovel.
October 4, 2005
Sociology professor Katherine Stovel studies teens’ sexual behavior and transmission of sexually transmitted diseases. Read More
Karen Jettmar studies the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge landscape through a spotting scope.
October 1, 2005
Elizabeth Thelen poses with a horse breeder at the Balotra Horse and Camel Fair.
October 1, 2005
October 1, 2005
Abraham Lee and Paul Maupoux set up the camera.
October 1, 2005
A feature-length film was the focus of a new DXARTS "Digital Production Studio" course. Most students arrived with little or no experience, but they quickly proved they had the talent and determination to make a film. Read More
Bill Talbott
June 1, 2005
Philosophy professor William Talbott’s new book suggests that some rights should be universal, regardless of national, religious, or cultural differences. Read More
Donald Petersen
June 1, 2005
Don Petersen, former chairman and CEO of Ford Motor Company, has been an inspirational chair of the College of Arts and Sciences' board for the past six years. Read More
Jennifer Aumann (left) working with seventh graders at Eckstein Middle School through the Writers in the Schools Program.
June 1, 2005
The UW's Creative Writing Program is reaching out to K-12 students and classrooms through several new partnerships. Read More
The 2005 Ethics Bowl team poses with the  championship trophy.
June 1, 2005
A UW team participating in the National Ethics Bowl, a competition of ethical analysis, finished in first place. Read More
Zev Handel.
March 2, 2005
When A&S faculty are courted by other universities with greater resources, they must decide whether to stay or go. Most choose to stay at the UW. In this article, they share their reasons for staying--or leaving. Read More
Floyd and Delores Jones.
March 2, 2005
Eight years after his death, the work of hip-hop artist Tupac Shakur lives on. A UW course that explored his literary influences has led to a Seattle Public Library discussion series. Read More
Chia-Hui Huang.
March 1, 2005
Chia-Hui Huang made a promise to herself to donate her first paycheck to the Linguistics Department after earning her PhD--and she kept her promise. Read More
"If people are encouraged to read by his example, well, I think he'd see that as a cool thing," says Georgia Roberts, above, about the late hip-hop artist Tupac Shakur.
March 1, 2005
Eight years after his death, the work of hip-hop artist Tupac Shakur lives on. A UW course that explored his literary influences has led to a Seattle Public Library discussion series. Read More

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