UW Graduate School

UW Graduate School

On the Research Track

Jennifer Smith, ’16, was a high school dropout. Now, with the help of scholarships, she's combining her interests in history and horses with a passion for research.

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

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 >

UW grad student from Uganda gets $100,000 Bullitt Environmental Prize

Carol Bogezi is focusing her University of Washington doctoral work on human-animal conflicts in the Pacific Northwest, such as wolves repopulating the Cascades and Kettle Range. Read more >

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