University Of Washington
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Filling the gaps
Low-income veterans are getting life-changing dental care and more, thanks to Everyone for Veterans — a nonprofit founded by UW assistant clinical professor Theresa Cheng.
Cutting costs, saving lives
The price of lifesaving epinephrine pens skyrocketed more than 600% in less than 10 years. Alum Shawn Swanson, graduate student Richard Lee and a team of UW innovators created a device to change that.
Meeting of the minds
The UW is the host university for the 2020 American Association for the Advancement of Science Annual Meeting. Our distinguished scientists and scholars welcome their peers from around the world.
Tiny plastics, big problems
Microplastics are everywhere — from oceans to mountaintops. To learn more about the pollution they cause and its impact on sea life, biology doctoral student Lyda Harris turned to mussels.
News & Events
Provost Town Hall
Join Provost and Executive Vice President Mark Richards on Feb. 26 at 3:30 p.m. in the HUB Lyceum as he discusses academic excellence, graduate education, the arts and the impact of the University’s work.
2018–19 President’s Medalists announced
Selected by a committee for their high GPA, rigor of their classes and number of Honors courses, the President’s Medalist Award celebrates the top student in each undergraduate class.
Mapping the coronavirus
UW geographer Bo Zhao has created an interactive map, updated every few hours, of coronavirus cases around the world.