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UW Graduate Students Win First-Ever Alexa Prize

The team from the UW Department of Electrical Engineering and the Paul G. Allen School of Computer Science & Engineering took home the $500,000 first prize, which will be shared among the students.

U501: Flipping Grad School Orientation

Ready for graduate school? Get ready with U501, our self-guided online orientation.

UW a "Top Producer" of Fulbrights

Six graduate students were awarded Fulbrights for 2017-18. Students will pursue research and teaching in countries such as India, Indonesia, China and Mexico.

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.

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.

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UW nominates 5 graduate students for Schmidt Science Fellowship

Five UW graduate students have been nominated for the highly competitive Schmidt Science Fellows program. Read more >

Ph.D. alum Corey Welch talks about first-gen experience

Corey Welch, Ph.D. ’08, director of the STEM Scholars Program at Iowa State University, talks about his life experiences and how he inspires students to reach their educational and career goals. Read the profile >

Tax Reform Resources

The Council for Graduate Schools has published a few resources in response to Congress’ proposed tax bill, which as drafted, will significantly impact graduate students. Round-up of resources >

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