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Perspectives Newsletter October 2019

Matt and Maria Proser in the 1990s
When they met as UW graduate students in 1958, neither Matthew Proser nor Maria Augenblick knew that it would be the beginning of a 60-year love story — and inspire a graduate fellowship in the Department of English. Read More
Wikimedia photo of cellphone
Linguistics professor Emily Bender explores the challenges involved when computers handle human language, and the ethical issues that can arise. Read More
Professor James Wellman outside UW's Kane Hall
Comparative religion professor James Wellman explores the critical role of religion in politics. Read More
Portrait of Lyda Harris
Biology doctoral student Lyda Harris studies the environmental dangers of microplastics and advocates for reducing our use of plastics. Read More
Dean Robert Stacey portrait
Dean Robert Stacey welcomes students to the new academic year and shares opportunities to explore in the College. Read More
Burke Museum exterior
Check out some of the exciting events coming this month. Read More