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April 21, 2014
The Seattle Times editorial board writes about the upcoming May 25 presidential election in Ukraine. Scott Radnitz, associate professor in the Jackson School, is quoted. The Seattle Times
April 21, 2014
Professor Resat Kesaba looks at Turkey's past and talks about its progress toward democracy. Muftah
April 21, 2014
If we recognize journalism in places where we never used to acknowledge its existence, journalism programs will discover niches that could fuel new programs and attract new students. Matthew Powers, assistant professor of communication, is quoted. PBS
April 21, 2014
Doug Underwood is a University of Washington professor of communication. He answered a few questions about his latest book, "The Undeclared War between Fiction and Journalism: Journalists as Genre Benders in Literary History." UW Today
April 20, 2014
The UW Department of Classics recently expanded beyond the UW campus and into various high schools in Washington, making the UW the first college in the state to offer Latin university courses to high school students. The Daily
April 19, 2014
Students and community members gathered at Kane Hall on Sunday night to watch a screening of "Soekarno: Indonesia Merdeka," a feature-length movie chronicling the struggle for Indonesia's independence through the eyes of Indonesia's first president. The Daily
April 18, 2014
In an op-ed piece, Jake Rosenfeld, associate professor of sociology, looks at the consequences of organized labor's decline in the U.S. The Seattle Times
April 17, 2014
It is a bit bigger and somewhat colder, but a planet circling a star 500 light-years away is otherwise the closest match of our home world discovered so far. Victoria Meadows, professor of astronomy, is quoted. The New York Times
April 16, 2014
Are babies racist? The latest evidence for that decidedly unlovely trait comes from research out of the UW that actually sought to explore one of babies' more admirable characteristics: their basic sense of fairness. Time
April 15, 2014
English professor Shawn Wong helps discharged veterans learn to tell their story and cope with transition. The News Tribune
April 15, 2014
Local governments in China have taken to forced urbanisation with relish in their rush to acquire precious land. Kam Wing Chan, professor of geography, is quoted. The Economist
April 15, 2014
Sara Baker, a sociology student raised money to buy copies of "The Absolutely True Diary of a Part Time Indian" for high school students who protested their school's ban of the book. SeattlePI
April 14, 2014
KUOW talks with Margaret O'Mara, associate professor of history, about how Seattle's urban center focus might affect the University District. KUOW
April 13, 2014
Violinist Philip Setzer joins David Finckel and Wu Han, co-artistic directors of Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center, to form a dynamic chamber music trio on May 21, 2014 at Meany Hall. Broadway World
April 13, 2014
Pianist Andre Watts will perform works by Scarlatti, Debussy and Beethoven at UW's Meany Hall on April 15, 2014-- pieces that evoke exotic lands and dreamscapes. Seattle Times
April 10, 2014
Seattle native and a Tony-nominated director, Wilson Milam, returns to Seattle to lead a cast of 19 UW School of Drama undergraduates in tackling Vaclav Havel's "The Beggar's Opera." Broadway World
April 9, 2014
Fruit flies and fighter jets use similar nimble tactics when under attack. Watch a slow motion video to see how they do it. UW Today
April 9, 2014
Margaret O'Mara, an associate professor of history at the University of Washington, spends her days analyzing the ingredients that make up technology hubs like Seattle and San Francisco. GeekWire
April 9, 2014
Stephanie Camp, a noted feminist historian whose work has been widely praised, died April 2 at the age of 46. She will be profoundly missed. The Seattle Times
April 9, 2014
Hannah Park, interviewed by the College after winning the Ruth Lilly Poetry Fellowship in 2013, has now earned another top honor: the 2014 Walt Whitman Award from the Academy of American Poets Poetry.org
April 9, 2014
The Grammy Award winning Soweto Gospel Choir performs on New Day Northwest before their performances at 2 p.m. and 8 p.m., Saturday, April 12. New Day Northwest
April 9, 2014
See some of the most fascinating and rare items from the Burke's collection (many of which have never been displayed)and discover what they teach us about the world. Evening Magazine
April 8, 2014
Washington defensive end Hau'oli Kikaha is one of 16 national finalists for the Arthur Ashe Jr. Sports Scholar Award for minorities. The Seattle Times
April 8, 2014
UW's new coach allowed co-captain Hau'oli Kikaha to miss the first months of offseason workouts to pursue his passion: studying the culture and history of the Pacific Islands in French Polynesia. Go Huskies
April 8, 2014
Seattle Times columnist Jerry Large writes about the Ethiopian community in Seattle and about "Little Ethiopia of the Pacific Northwest" by Joseph Scott, professor of sociology. The Seattle Times

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