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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.

UW Graduate School News

First-generation grad students face extra challenges

Jaye Sablan, assistant director of Core Programs, was interviewed by the Seattle Times about the challenges first-gen grad students face and how Core aims to foster community to help these students thrive in grad school. Read more >

Tending Gardens, Growing Community: GO-MAP’s Day of Service

Graduate students volunteered on Martin Luther King Jr. Day to clean, weed, and mulch the plots at the Chinatown-International District’s Danny Woo Community Garden. Read more >

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 >

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