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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
Cathleen Mattson, left, works with clinician Stephanie Rosentrater on rebuilding her language skills during her twice-weekly sessions.
March 1, 2005
The Speech and Hearing Clinic serves a dual role--as a resource for the community and a teaching tool for students. Read More
October 1, 2004
Psychology Professor Marsha Linehan has developed a new approach, dialectical behavior therapy, for treating intensely suicidal patients Read More
Murals placed outside the Seattle Public Library were filled with words and images by the end of the day.
October 1, 2004
Through The September Project, September 11 has become a day for citizens across the nation--and beyond--to discuss patriotism, citizenship, and democracy. Read More
Jerilyn McIntyre
October 1, 2004
Seven A&S alumni who have served as college or university presidents discuss their experiences in academia. Read More
Charity Ranger, balancing on Lindsey Wilson's back, prepares to roll onto Marisa Hackett.
October 1, 2004
A new class in integrated dance brings together dancers of varying abilities, including several who use wheelchairs. Read More
Students take a break from studying volcanoes during an Exploration Seminar in the Canary Islands.
October 1, 2004
Through Exploration Seminars, UW faculty and undergraduates travel to various parts of the globe to study a subject in depth for one month. Read More
From left: Shawn Brixey, Ian Ingram, and Bret Battey.
July 1, 2004
Janet Carlson works on her rug design in a School of Art studio.
July 1, 2004
Through a new course, School of Art students designed rugs for clients and had them woven in Nepal. Read More
Dean's Medalists (from left) Daniel Linehan, Terri Moore, and Allyssa Lamb.
July 1, 2004
Four graduating seniors--one from each of the College's four divisions--have been named A&S Dean's Medalists for their outstanding accomplishments. Read More
Jim Clowes
July 1, 2004
Although Jim Clowes' life was cut short, his work and his spirit will live on through two new funds created in his honor. Read More
Tasha Walston, Kara Lowe, and Tiffany Hirata (from left) discuss the children's book created by Kara's team
July 1, 2004
UW students in a 200-level Spanish class have written books, in Spanish, for the children of Panajachel, Guatemala. Read More
UW freshman Jeff Eaton meets with Japanese schoolchildren after a concert.
July 1, 2004
Students in the UW's Wind Ensemble describe their ten-day tour of Japan as a life-changing experience. Read More
Don Knoke in the UW Herbarium
March 10, 2004
Three alumni describe how they have reconnected with the College, decades after graduating. Read More
Jennifer Devine.
March 1, 2004
Jennifer Devine, 2004 Marshall Scholar, explores issues of poverty in her coursework, as a research assistant, and through her travels. Read More