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Happenings On & Around Campus

May 15, 2019

A Date with Cheap Calendars

If you’ve put off purchasing an agenda or calendar, your procrastination has paid off. 2017 planning tools are now 30–50 percent off at the U Book Store.

March 20, 2019


UW students can attend for free, with their Husky Card, any regular season game for soccer, volleyball, gymnastics, women’s basketball, softball, and baseball.

March 10, 2019


The MakerSpace is a free resource for students that includes 3-D printers, industrial sewing machines, multiple 3D printers, Kinect v@, 4 iMac desktop stations, electronic fabrication and assembly. Paid for by the Student Technology Fee, so really, you should take advantage of what you pay for.  

February 25, 2019

Surplus Store

When your department gets rid of office furniture, computer equipment, pianos, artwork, whatever, it goes to the UW Surplus Store. And the inventory is open to the public at rock bottom prices every Tuesday. Check it → 

July 18, 2017

UW Wild for camping, canoeing and more

The mountain is out, and UW Wild has the hook-up for your summer adventure. Check out the Gear Garage for biking and camping equipment, and the Waterfront Activities Center for a canoe or rowboat rental.

June 20, 2017

Outdoor music and grub

Throughout the summer, enjoy weekly free concerts at the Hiram M. Chittenden (Ballard) Locks. Or check out the grub at the Seattle Street Food Festival, July 15–16. 

June 1, 2017

Scavenger Hunt

Compete in a city-wide Scavenger Hunt organized by Crosscut from June 14–June 30 for the chance to win a $1,000 airline ticket gift card.

May 18, 2017

U District Street Fair

Check out the best in local arts and crafts, music, and food at the U District Street Fair, Saturday, May 20 and Sunday, May 21.

May 4, 2017

$5 for Baseball or a Musical

GPSS has $5 tickets to see the Seattle Mariners Sunday, May 7 and An American in Paris at Paramount Theatre on Sunday, May 11 at 7:30 p.m. Purchase tickets at Lander Desk.

April 20, 2017

Find Cheap & Fun Things to Do

Keep up with goings-on with the Stranger’s Things To Do app.

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