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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.

We know science can improve health...

But how do we go from knowing to doing? The School of Public Health has the world’s first Ph.D. program in implementation science. Read more >

UW Hosts WAGS 2017 - Beyond Boundaries: Graduate Education's Expansive Reach

March 19-22, 2017 | Motif Seattle Hotel, Seattle, Washington

Graduate students were very well represented among the Husky 100, an honor awarded to 100 UW students who are making the most of their time at the UW. Read about four students from The Graduate School's interdisciplinary programs.

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.

Meet the Nobels

Julieta Gruszko, by virtue of being a doctoral student in physics, regularly interacts with world-class faculty and scientists. And soon, she’ll be mingling with Nobel laureates.

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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