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November 21, 2013
Pepper Schwartz, reported that in nine out of 10 households that identify themselves as "feminist", the man did most of the driving when both partners were in the car. The Guardian
November 21, 2013
History gives expression to the time and place in which the historian is writing. It gets rewritten each generation, with the past determined by the present, says Prof. Ken Pyle. The Daily Herald
November 20, 2013
Don't miss your last chance to see School of Drama's 'Fifth of July' or venture to the Burke Museum of Natural History and Culture to explore their new exhibit "Elwha: A River Reborn." UW Today
November 20, 2013
Last month, elders and members from 30-plus Washington state tribes, Native American students, and faculty gathered with university officials to break ground on a $3 million modern cedar longhouse on the UW campus. Daily Journal of Commerce
November 20, 2013
History suggests that Tacloban and other severely damaged communities will eventually recover, says Vicente Rafael, a professor specializing in Southeast Asian history at the University of Washington. CNN
November 19, 2013
Digital activism is usually nonviolent and tends to work best when social media tools are combined with street-level organization, according to new research from Philip Howard. UW Today
November 16, 2013
Because the ivory trade is illegal, its size worldwide is hard to pin down. Samuel K. Wasser, director of the Center for Conservation Biology at the University of Washington, calculated it was worth $264 million from 2000-2010. The Washington Post
November 15, 2013
Discover an array of fellow mammals at Burke Museum of Natural History and Culture's Meet the Mammals event Saturday. The Seattle Times
November 14, 2013
Jake Rosenfeld, a professor of sociology at the University of Washington who studies labor, said that Boeing may not have been negotiating, but rather, looking for a way out of Washington. KUOW
November 14, 2013
DXARTS and the School of Music offer an electro-acoustic concert, the UW World Series presents the SITI Company in collaboration with the School of Drama, the Burke Museum has its Meet the Mammals day. UW Today
November 13, 2013
The hard-hit Philippines coastal city of Tacloban may now be known for grim images of devastation and shattered lives caused by Typhoon Haiyan. But before the storm hit, the city was a thriving commercial center with a colorful and proud history, says prof. Vicente Rafael. The Wall Street Journal
November 13, 2013
Anti-poaching advocates will have to contend with the voracious appetite for accessories and art made from ivory in Asia - especially in China, which represents the largest market for illegal tusks and carvings, said Samuel Wasser NBC News
November 13, 2013
"I think the sex difference in stereotype strength says something about the extent to which gender stereotypes are established in girls early in life but reinforced pretty continuously thereafter," said Tony Greenwald The Washington Post
November 12, 2013
Matt Barreto says it's common for races to swing a percentage point or two in the days after election night, but this last election was unusual. KPLU
November 11, 2013
Huskies John Timu, Hau'oli Kikaha and Danny Shelton take a weekly independent-study class at the Burke Museum of Natural History and Culture. Seattle Times
November 10, 2013
Seattle's new council districts were drawn up by former geography professor Richard Morrill. He says they were created with racial fairness as a top priority. Seattle Weekly
November 9, 2013
A preview with director Valerie Curtis-Newton about what Arts Dawgs can expect at the upcoming School of Drama's performance "Fifth of July." Blog Down to Washington
November 7, 2013
The film "Blue Is the Warmest Color," features long, detailed and explicit sexual scenes which earned it an NC-17 rating, but some critics say teens should see it. UW sociology professor Pepper Schwartz disagrees. CNN
November 6, 2013
A look at the on-campus arts events from Nov. 7-14, 2013 UW Today
November 5, 2013
Researchers from the University of Washington Institute for Learning & Brain Sciences and Temple University have found the first evidence revealing a key aspect of the brain processing that occurs in babies to allow learning by observation. UW Today
November 5, 2013
Recent work done at UW's Institute for Learning and Brain Sciences found babies' brains were activated in specific areas while watching adults. KING 5
November 5, 2013
The University of Washington's Center for Experimental Nuclear Physics and Astrophysics is about to go hunting. Their quarry: A theorized-but-never-seen elementary particle called an axion. UW Today
November 4, 2013
The School of Music has lured Bill Frisell, one of modern jazz's premier guitarists, to a position on the faculty. UW Today
November 3, 2013
University of Washington piano professor Sheppard presents the final recital in his 'Mostly Brahms' series, featuring early and late works by Brahms, plus Schumann's Fantasy in C, on Nov. 5, 2013. The Seattle Times
October 31, 2013
An art exhibit called "Stir Fry: A Visual Arts Feast of Nature and Cultural Diversity" is currently on display at the University of Washington School of Social Work gallery. Northwest Asian Weekly