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September 27, 2013
UW psychology professor David P. Barash says there's evidence that cooperation may have played just as much of a role in human evolution as war did. The New York Times
September 26, 2013
Seattle passed San Francisco as the top big city in the nation for the percentage of same-sex couple households. UW geography professor Michael Brown weighs in on what the change means. KPLU
September 26, 2013
Blackfeet Indian 'PoetSinger' Jack Gladstone is scheduled to perform on the UW campus October 16. In an interview with Communications he tells his story. UW Communication
September 25, 2013
The UW history department will review America's history of slavery from four different angles in its annual lecture series, which begins on Oct. 23. UW Today
September 25, 2013
School started this week and there are an array of arts events on campus and off, including a performance by mandolin virtuoso Chris Thile. UW Today
September 22, 2013
Hundreds of insect experts, collectors and fans gathered at the Burke Museum of Natural History and Culture for the annual Bug Blast on Sunday. Seattle Times
September 21, 2013
Biology professor Toby Bradshaw seeks to calm fears about genetically modified food. The Olympian
September 18, 2013
A UW biology grad student is working to identify rays killed for medicinal purposes. UW Today
September 18, 2013
As the new school year kicks off next week, the arts come alive with an array of exhibits, lectures and performances to enjoy. UW Today
September 16, 2013
Data released by the U.S. Census Bureau shows that, for the second year in a row, the poverty rate for the U.S. remained stable at 15 percent in 2012. There were no statistically significant changes in the poverty rate by race, age, sex, nativity or disability status. UW Today
September 16, 2013
Communication Leadership director, Hanson Hosein sat down with Amazon founder Jeff Bezos to talk about innovation and why the company doesn't really care about it's competitors. GeekWire
September 12, 2013
Films "Mother of George" and "Blue Caprice" were both produced by UW alum Ron Simons. Both are reviewed in the New York Times. The New York Times
September 12, 2013
Professors of mathematics, chemistry, and sociology were named to the Washington State Academy of Sciences. UW Today
September 12, 2013
Rigorously considered, unapologetically masculine and over-the-top ambitious, UW alumnus Matthew Day Jackson's art breaks all boundaries: collaborator and employee, home and work, life and death. The New York Times
September 11, 2013
The Henry Art Gallery and Jacob Lawrence Gallery have new exhibits and the Burke Museum is offering a unique look at New Zealand. UW Today
September 11, 2013
The University of Washington's Jonathan Mercer's book, "Reputation and International Politics," finds that there is no predictable effect of backing down in crisis. The Washington Post
September 10, 2013
Dance performances around the Puget Sound area through September-November, including performances by the UW World Series and Dance Program The Seattle Times
September 8, 2013
The story behind the Fremont Troll, one of Seattleメs most famous outdoor sculptures and co-created by UW architecture professor Steve Badanes.
September 8, 2013
A group of UW graduate students wanted to help save victims of human trafficking. Along the way they won two prestigious national design awards for their efforts and hope to raise money to help even more people. UW Today
September 2, 2013
This week, lawmakers are debating whether Congress should approve a military strike on Syria. Jonathan Mercer, associate professor of political science, is quoted. Washington Post
August 30, 2013
The Lucy Horton Band,an acoustic indie pop group made up of four UW music undergrads performs their instrumentation, warm harmonies, and charismatic performances on New Day Northwest. New Day Northwest
August 29, 2013
A team of about 20 students from UW are in Bangalore, India trying to peel off layers, and get a human perspective of what globalization has done to the city. The Hindu
August 28, 2013
The University of Washington Department of Biology has been awarded a $24,950 grant from the Disney Worldwide Conservation Fund (DWCF). The conservation grant recognizes the University's efforts to increase the Galapagos penguin population. The College of Arts & Sciences
August 27, 2013
The UW Tel Dor Archeological Excavation and Field School - whose students in 2009 unearthed a rare gemstone with the image of Alexander the Great - has completed another summer's excavation work. UW Today
August 26, 2013
Pepper Schwartz, professor of sociology, comments on the outrage caused by Miley Cyrus' performace at the VMAs. CNN