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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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An engineering star

Ewurama Karikari, ’19, followed her love of math and robotics to the UW, where she found community and support as a rising leader and aspiring engineer.

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Rising to the Challenge

In the UW’s Grand Challenges Impact Lab, students like Cristina Lopez, ’19, worked in Bangalore, India, to address real-world problems — like the city’s urgent groundwater shortage — and increase their own cultural awareness.

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Treating mind and body

Jennifer Velloza’s research highlights the vital role of mental-health care in global HIV prevention — work that was supported in part by the UW Magnuson Scholarship.

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Ronald Cox
Alumni Association

Distinguished veteran turned to the law at UW

An owner of three Bronze Stars, the Hon. Ronald E. Cox is UWAA’s 2019 Distinguished Alumni Veteran Award recipient.

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Veterans Appreciation Week

We invite you to join us for our annual week of connecting, sharing stories and showing appreciation for the service of all our UW veterans, past and present.

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International Domestic Students Holding Hands in a Circle
Student Life

Now open: CIRCLE, the UW’s new international hub

The Center for International Relations and Cultural Leadership Exchange is now open, providing a new hub for cross-cultural engagement and the global Husky Experience.

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Fast Facts


The UW was named the most innovative public university in the world by Reuters in 2019.

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7 uw faculty have won the nobel prize