Macklemore & Ryan Lewis Tags Billboard Chart History
Ryan Lewis '09, of the duo Macklemore x Ryan Lewis, makes history with the hit “Thrift Shop.” Clocking in at twelve weeks in the number one slot, the song is the longest-running #1 rap song in Billboard Chart history.
UW Prepares to Install World's Largest Underwater Observatory
“This concept of a real-time observatory will change what we do as ocean engineers, what we will learn how to do, and what ocean scientists can do with these systems now and in the future,” says project lead Gary Harkins.
UW Starting Linebacker Earns Scholarship, Tackles Stereotypes, and Makes History
"Being a football player, people just see us for the physical aspects of it," says John Timu. "They don't get the behind-the-scenes intelligence it takes to succeed in football, to balance being both a student and an athlete at a school like Washington."
Student Musicians Collaborate with Masters
“Just being with other great artists and watching them work and knowing that you’re contributing to their work, puts you in a different frame of mind as a young anything—young artist, young scholar, young scientist,” says School of Music Director Richard Karpen.
International Pillow Fight Day 2013: Let the Feathers Fly!
Pillow fights will take place all over the world Saturday as part of a movement to replace consumption with social public experience. At the UW, International Pillow Fight Day 2013 will be held in the Quad on April 6 at 3:00 p.m., rain or shine.