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Perspectives Archive

July 2020

Podcast fans may find new favorites among this list of suggestions from Arts & Sciences faculty. 
How has COVID-19 impacted workers? Faculty in Labor Studies offer their thoughts.
The College honors four exceptional graduates representing eight Arts & Sciences majors,

June 2020

Dean Stacey reflects on the College’s role in addressing systemic racism through the curriculum, research, and other work — and how there's more to be done.
Websites, essays, and suggested films related to racism and racial justice. 
Books by Arts & Sciences and other UW faculty on race, anti-racism, and social justice.
Graduating seniors reflect on their time at the UW, plus resources for new graduates.
Nicole Stankovic plans to go to medical school. Her UW major? Piano.
French and oceanography major Anna Sulc has traveled the world for her humanities and science research. 
U.S. Navy veteran DiShawnn Newell found community as a transfer student majoring in psychology and neuroscience.  
Law, societies & justice major Samantha Fredman focused on societal inequities through courses and work at a local shelter.
As a triple major in astronomy, physics, and dance, Zakkir Rahman has decided his future is in the arts.

May 2020

Check out opportunities to explore the College of Arts & Sciences from your home through online events, pre-recorded lectures, and more.
A sampling of recent stories in local and national media featuring College of Arts & Sciences faculty, staff, and alumni.
Ready to curl up with a good book? Five faculty in the Department of English offer recommendations.
Faculty in the Department of Applied Mathematics contribute to coronavirus planning and strategy.
They can't perform together on stage right now, but members of the UW Wind Ensemble are still making music. 
Arts & Sciences departments have used their 3D printers to create protective equipment for health care workers.

April 2020

A sampling of recent stories in local and national media featuring College of Arts & Sciences faculty, staff, and alumni.
Check out opportunities to explore the College of Arts & Sciences from your home through online events, pre-recorded lectures, and more.
Applied Mathematics will offer its first undergraduate degree options starting this fall, with an emphasis on quantitative methods.
Anthropology professor Steven Goodreau's "Plagues and Peoples" course took on heightened relevance when the coronavirus emerged.
Dean Robert Stacey shares how Arts & Sciences faculty, staff, and students remain dedicated to the College’s mission during these challenging times.
Cinema & Media Studies faculty recommend films & TV shows to watch while you're "sheltering in place"during the coronavirus epidemic.

March 2020

A sampling of recent stories in local and national media featuring College of Arts & Sciences faculty, staff, and alumni.

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