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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.

Grad School and UW Libraries Hold Inaugural Three Minute Thesis Competition

Before an enthusiastic audience of more than 80 people, a dozen graduate students shared their research in abbreviated and accessible talks.

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.

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 Graduate School selected to participate in study about Ph.D. career pathways 

The UW Graduate School, along with 28 other universities, will participate in a collective effort through the Council of Graduate Schools to gather and use data about the careers of Ph.D. students and alumni. The first wave of the survey will be sent to Ph.D. alumni in Fall of 2017, and CGS will begin publishing the first wave of survey findings the following fall. Read more >

Bryce Kellogg, doctoral student, co-authors study of battery-free cellphone

With a team of research scientists in Electrical Engineering, Kellogg has invented a cellphone that requires no batteries. The team also includes an alumni of the graduate school, Vamsi Talla. Read more >

New York Times recognizes grad students’ policy recommendations 

Seeking to protect costal communities from devastating algal blooms, an interdisciplinary team of graduate students from the UW authored a policy case for lawmakers. The cause won the inaugural APRU–New York Times Asia-Pacific Case Competition. Read more >

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