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Solar-powered passion

UW Solar helps civil and environmental engineering students like Alex Ratcliff, ’19, get hands-on experience with increasing sustainability on our campuses and beyond.

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Top Dawg

As the trainer for new UW mascot Dubs II, Anne-Lise Nilsen, ’14, is unleashing the potential of her psychology degree focused on animal behavior.

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Husky 100

Each spring, the Husky 100 honors one hundred undergraduate and graduate students who are making the most of their UW experience.

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Policy in action

Through the Task Force program, students in the Jackson School of International Studies tackle critical policy challenges — with accomplished experts as their guides.

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Poster sessions and informal discussions are part of the Program on Climate Change’s annual graduate climate conference, shown here, and its summer institute.Jennifer Hsiao/University of Washington
Program on Climate Change

An interdisciplinary nexus for climate research and education

Over 17 years, UW’s Program on Climate Change has evolved into a campuswide, interdisciplinary, student-driven program on climate change research, communication and action.

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UW and the Community

2019 Earth Week

The UW will celebrate Earth Day with a large celebration on April 22 at the HUB, but there are events across the UW celebrating our planet and the environment during the entire Earth Week and beyond.

Events schedule

Protein design named as an Audacious project
Health and Medicine

Protein design named as an Audacious project

The Institute for Protein Design at the UW School of Medicine will advance medicine and improve healthcare with an initial $45 million in funding through TED’s The Audacious Project.

UW Medicine

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