UW Graduate School

UW Graduate School

Wandering and Wondering

A handful of UW students are selected as Bonderman Fellows every year. For eight months, they get to travel the world for an experience that’s eye-opening, unstructured and transformative.

The Adventure of a Lifetime

Eight months of solo travel sounds like an impossible dream? Thanks to the Bonderman Travel Fellowship, it’s a reality for UW students every year. Meet this year's fellows...

Slide to Unlock

Today’s touch-screen world is leaving behind an entire segment of the population: those with motor impairments. iSchool Ph.D. candidate Martez Mott wants to change that.

How can I work more efficiently? What apps will help me best manage my to-dos? Am I sleeping enough? Learn about these things and more...

Celebrating a Year of Light Rail (and UW's Contribution...)

The UW Light Rail station has been open for just over a year. See how it's helping the UW community move around the city better and how UW alums helped to make it happen.

Core Programs: Reed's Story

Within a month of starting grad school, Reed Garber-Pearson realized that everyone was making friends. But Reed? Not so much. Then, the puppet maker discovered Core Programs. And things started to change.

UW Graduate School in the News

2 UW Graduate Students Join Lawsuit Against Travel Ban

Two Iranian graduate students — one pursuing his Ph.D. in aeronautic and astronautical engineering, as well as a master’s in applied mathematics, and one pursuing a graduate degree in international public policy — contend the executive order barring all refugees as well as citizens from seven Muslim-majority nations from entering the U.S is unconstitutional and is causing them unnecessary hardships. Read more >

Irene Zhang, CSE doctoral student, is the “Geek of the Week”

“I want to make it possible to build the next generation Facebook-scale application in a few hours, not a few years.” Read more >

UW grad students involved in Amazon Catalyst projects

Jumana Karwa, a graduate student at the University of Washington Tacoma’s Computer Science & Engineering program, is the developer of one of 12 projects that have won grants from the Amazon Catalyst program. These awards aren’t for conducting further research, but instead “fund solutions to problems.” Read more >

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